TMJ Rehabilitation

TMJ treatment from one of WESTARM's licensed Physical Therapists is a conservative, cost effective, and non-invasive solution with little or no side effects.

Temporomandibular disorder (TMD), is a term that describes an entire group of disorders involving the temporomandibular joint or joints (TMJ).

The TMJs are the jaw joints. There is one on each side of your head just in front of your ear canals. Just like your shoulder or knee, problems may develop with your temporomandibular joint(s).

There are a variety of temporomandibular disorders. The muscles (myogenous), joint(s) (arthrogenous), or a combination of the two may cause pain.

Since physical therapists treat muscle and joint problems, they are ideally suited to address a TMD. Moreover, a majority of patients diagnosed with TMD, also have associated neck pain. Both respond well to treatment provided by a physical therapist.

No other healthcare practitioner is better suited to address both the TMD and neck pain.

If you have a TMJ disorder or have questions about treatment of the TMJ, please don’t hesitate to give us a call. Before surgery, expensive tests and appliances, you should see our physical therapist first if you have a TMJ problem.

To learn more please contact:

Will Jones, DPT
or e-mail at
[email protected]

Lower Burrell

3160 Kipp Avenue Lower Burrell PA 15068

Details   |   Directions   |   Call

Eric Konvalin, PT at
(724) 339-7725
or e-mail at [email protected]

New Kensington

1750 Freeport Road New Kensington, PA 15068

Details   |   Directions   |   Call

John Pullano, PT at
or e-mail at [email protected]


111 Sherman Ave. Vandergrift, PA 15690

Details   |   Directions   |   Call

Julia Murhammer, DPT
or e-mail at
[email protected]


309 South Pike road Sarver PA 16055

Details   |   Directions   |   Call

Emily Fries, DPT at
(724) 543-1627
or e-mail at [email protected]


11931 State Route 85 Kittanning PA 16201

Details   |   Directions   |   Call

Tanisha Gorny, DPT at
(724) 274-4333
or e-mail at [email protected]


1316 Pittsburgh Street Cheswick, PA 15024

Details   |   Directions   |   Call