Physical Therapy for Issues Affecting your Head, Jaw or Balance

Physical therapists can help manage challenging head and jaw issues such as headaches, concussion, dizziness, vertigo, balance, and TMJ.

Why does my head or jaw hurt?

Headache causes
  • Headaches (tension headache, migraine, cluster headache)

  • Concussion

  • Sinus disorder or sinus headache

  • Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMD - TMJ)

  • Vertigo 

  • Traumatic Brain Injuries

  • Balance Problems

Signs & Symptoms

  • Neck Pain

  • Jaw pain or jaw fatigue

  • Difficulty opening your mouth to eat or talk

  • Ringing in your ears

  • Pain in back of head

  • Dizziness

  • Headache

  • Popping sounds in your jaw

  • Locking jaw

  • Stress

  • Neck tension or tight neck muscles

  • Lack of sleep

  • Lack of coordination

  • Sleepiness

  • The sensation of spinning

The APTA provides outstanding information on how physical therapy can help the following conditions:

How can physical therapy help after a concussion? click here

How can physical therapy help headaches? click here

How can physical therapy help TMJ / TMD? click here

How can physical therapy help vertigo? click here

How can physical therapy improve balance? click here

Next Steps to Relieving your Pain with Iron Physical Therapy…

Call us! Our staff will be happy to speak with you more about possible treatment and answer any questions you may!

Caldwell, New Jersey: (973) 228-4766

Midland Park, New Jersey: (201) 857-8899