Back & Neck Pain

Lower back pain is a growing epidemic in this country. It is estimated that it disables seven million Americans each year.

Chronic Pain

Body Elite Physical Therapy works with patients to reduce chronic pain. We offer various treatments, including dry needling, massage, and more.

Strains & Sprains

Severe sprains and strains can put a damper on enjoying everyday tasks. Our therapists have training in treating ankles, wrists, and other common sprains to reduce pain and promote healing.

Jaw Pain? Get Help with TMJ Dysfunction in Winchester, VA

Body Elite Physical Therapy Helps to Relieve TMJ Pain

Body Elite Physical Therapy works with patients suffering from TMJ dysfunction in Winchester, VA. The temporomandibular joints, commonly called TMJ, cause pain for many patients. These disorders can come from many different conditions, including arthritis, jaw injuries, joint damage, teeth clenching, and teeth grinding. If you suffer from extreme or persistent jaw pain, physical therapy may benefit you. Call Body Elite at (540) 535-7222 to learn more about our TMJ dysfunction treatments in Winchester, VA.

What are the Signs of TMJ Dysfunction?

TMJ dysfunction is more than just jaw pain. Those who suffer from extreme jaw pain may also notice headaches, neck pain, and other related pains that can disguise the actual problem. TMJ problems can cause the following problems for patients:

Ringing in ears

Jaw pain or tiredness

Ear pain

Head, neck, and shoulder aches

TMJ can cause great pain and discomfort while eating or even talking. If you experience TMJ dysfunction, talk to the staff at Body Elite Physical Therapy. We will evaluate your jaw and joints and determine the best treatment plan for you.

Dry Needling for TMJ Treatment at Body Elite Physical Therapy

Dry needling may be an effective treatment for patients with TMJ. The use of needles to release trigger points can help to relieve tension in the jaw, thus decreasing pain. Dry needling is commonly used with other treatments to get the most out of your therapy experience. Please note that dry needling is not appropriate for everyone, and your physical therapist at Body Elite will evaluate your condition and determine if it is right for you.

Contact Body Elite for an Appointment in Winchester, VA

Jaw pain can make everyday tasks like eating, drinking, sleeping, and even talking a chore. If you are suffering from TMJ dysfunction or other joint pain in Winchester, VA, or the surrounding areas, contact Body Elite Physical Therapy. Our team is happy to answer any questions you may have about starting treatment, and we can work with you to schedule an appointment.