TMJ is the acronym for Temporomandibular Joint Disorder. TMJ is associated with pain and/or tenderness in your face, which can affect one side or both sides simultaneously. An individual can experience pain in the neck, shoulder and around the ear canal. Along with pain, individuals experience clicking, popping and/or grating sounds in the jaw. Other symptoms include headaches, dizziness and/or wheezing sounds.
Scoliosis is defined as a sideways curve in one or more segments of the spine. It occurs because of a muscle skeletal disorder that cause an abnormal curve of the spine or backbone. There are three different types of scoliosis. The first is known as idiopathic scoliosis, which is the most common form and effects 65% of individuals. The second type of scoliosis is known as congenital scoliosis which effects. The final type of scoliosis is known as neuromuscular scoliosis.
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy is an FDA approved non-surgical approach ot pain relief that has been used since the early 2000s for conditions such as plantar fasciitis, heel pain, tendonitis, elbow pain, etc. ESWT is especially beneficial for patients that have chronic heel pain and have not had much success with traditional therapies such as medications, arch supports, orthotics, steroid injections or stretching.
Carpal tunnel syndrome is a progressively painful hand and arm condition caused by a pinched nerve in your wrist. A number of factors can contribute to carpal tunnel syndrome, including the anatomy of your wrist, certain underlying health problems and your patterns of hand use. Carpal tunnel syndrome is one of the most common job-related injuries and is responsible for the highest number of days lost among all work related injures.
Spinal Decompression Therapy is a non-surgical drug-free procedure that is safe and pain free. The machine provides relief by gently separating the bones of the spine, reducing the pressure within the disc. Decompression is highly effective for adults who have stenosis due to the lumbar or cervical disc herniation.