Can Migraines cause TMD? Migraine Awareness Month

Posted by on May 22, 2018 in Headaches, TMD | 0 comments

Can Migraines cause TMD? Migraine Awareness Month

TMD and TMJ expert Mike Karegeannes discusses research showing adequate treatment of migraines can reduce the occurrence of TMD. Should you make an appointment with a physical therapist to treat your headaches? Find out!

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Headaches, TMJ Pain, Neck Pain, Computers, and Ergonomics

Posted by on March 29, 2018 in Causes, Headaches, TMD, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Headaches, TMJ Pain, Neck Pain, Computers, and Ergonomics

Ergonomics and desk setup are closely tied to postural health. Learn to create an ergonomically correct desk to prevent headaches, neck pain, and TMJ pain.

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A short screening tool for TMD/TMJ

Posted by on March 15, 2018 in Symptoms, TMD, Treatment | 0 comments

A short screening tool for TMD/TMJ

TMD specialist Mike Karegeannes explains how to use this simple screening tool to help care providers distinguish TMD from other conditions of jaw, head, and neck.

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Chronic Pain: From Hurt to Help, a Look at Pain

Posted by on February 16, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Chronic Pain: From Hurt to Help, a Look at Pain

Discover the difference between acute vs chronic pain and find health practitioners who understand the physical and emotional nature of pain. There is HELP, There is HOPE!

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Acupuncture or Dry Needling for Myofascial Pain related to Facial Pain or Temporomandibular Pain

Posted by on December 21, 2017 in TMD, Treatment | 0 comments

Acupuncture or Dry Needling for Myofascial Pain related to Facial Pain or Temporomandibular Pain

Mike Karegeannes shares his thoughts on Acupuncture treatment for TMD. He also weighs in on the importance of health care collaboration and provides tools to help treat TMD.

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Hints For Self-Treating TMJ Symptoms

Posted by on November 1, 2017 in TMD, Treatment | 0 comments

Hints For Self-Treating TMJ Symptoms

Struggling with TMJ? Having jaw, head, or neck pain? Here are helpful hints for self-treating symptoms of TMJ from specialist Pete Balik, PT.

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As You Sleep, So Shall You Reap

Posted by on October 31, 2017 in Treatment, Uncategorized | 0 comments

As You Sleep, So Shall You Reap

Learn the role a physical therapist can play in getting a good nights sleep. Mike Karegeannes gives insight for both patients and practitioners.

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Headaches – Have You Tried This?

Posted by on October 4, 2017 in Headaches | 0 comments

Headaches – Have You Tried This?

Can’t get rid of your headaches? Physical Therapist Todd Pratte shares actions you can take to reduce the prevalence and severity of headaches.

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HIT-6 Headache Impact Test

Posted by on August 16, 2017 in Headaches | 0 comments

HIT-6 Headache Impact Test

The Headache Impact Test is a tool to measure the impact headaches have on your ability to function on the job, at school, at home, and in social situations. Your score shows the effect that headaches have on daily life and your ability to function.

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Headache and Jaw Pain – A connection to TMJ/TMD?

Posted by on July 18, 2017 in Symptoms, TMD, Treatment | 2 comments

Headache and Jaw Pain – A connection to TMJ/TMD?

Headaches are common among the general population and positively associated with several musculoskeletal disorders including temporomandibular disorders (TMD). The objective of this study was to explore the presence of possible confounders of the association between TMD and headaches.

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