Expert Dentist at ConfiDent Dubai Palm shine light on the use of kinesiology taping to target dental concerns
22 October 2019| Last updated on 24 October 2019
The kinesiology taping also known from your physiotherapist has proven itself in dentistry as a successful approach to decrease many manifestations.
A routine procedure as a wisdom tooth extraction could sometimes result in a traumatic postoperative experience. Morbidities as swelling, pain and trismus (a temporary limited mouth opening) might occur.
Patients suffering from TMJD/temporomandibular-joint-disorder with below variety of symptoms that can benefit from kinesiology taping at Confident Dubai Palm by following the different myofascial trigger points:
- General jaw tension
- Locking Jaw
- Grinding teeth
- Clenching jaw
- Clicking jaw joints
- Achy jaw muscle pain
- Inability to open your mouth wide
For a better illustration the team uses colored tapes and combines different tapings methods for different scenarios. A nude color tape is usually the preferred color of choice.
When experiencing TMJ problem, you have two choices to consider – treat the pain now and mask the symptoms or treat the factors that are causing the pain!
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