Do you have frequent headaches? Is your jaw sore and tense? Do you suffer from pain and stiffness in your neck? If so, you may be suffering from TMJ, and TENS is one of the most important tools in TMJ treatment. TENS is a type of electric massage, helping to relax your muscles and release painkilling natural compounds. It can give instant relief, and for some people, it may be the only TMJ treatment necessary.
This page can help you understand what TENS is and how it works, but the best way to know if it’s right for you is to talk to a dentist in person. If you live in or around Columbia, please call