I love what I do! One day, while delivering a talk on TMJ, I mentioned that I work on the mechanics of the jaw. One of the attendees shouted out “you’re a jaw mechanic” The term instantly stuck! I’ve been referred to as the Jaw Mechanic ever since and I love it. It so accurately captures what I am able to do for my clients. TMJ is painful and frustrating. Let the Jaw Mechanic help!
TMJ Pain & Dysfunction
During treatment the jaw my goal is to target the tight muscles that are pulling on the joint. As a result, restricting you from opening your mouth. Improving the function of these muscles will also decrease break down inside the joint
Cupping therapy is an ancient Chinese form of alternative medicine. Cups are placed on the skin to create suction, which consequently helps to improve circulation.
Gua Sha is a Chinese medicine healing technique used to treat muscle tension, break down of connective and scar tissue for instance. Likewise can also increase circulation and improve joint movement.