Tailored Physical Therapy for Cranial & Facial Pain
While you may not think of physical therapy as a treatment for cranial and facial pain, the reality is that PT can often help address some of the many causes of this type of discomfort.
The experienced and compassionate physical therapists at In Touch NYC have treated many patients with painful cranial and facial conditions. They are equipped with the tools and approaches necessary to customize a treatment plan to the specific cause of your cranial or facial discomfort.
From the initial evaluation to the implementation of a tailored treatment approach, they will work closely with you to alleviate your pain for the long term.
Symptoms and Causes of Cranial & Facial Pain
Cranial and facial pain happens most often as the result of nerve
problems in the face (such as trigeminal neuralgia) or jaw problems
(Such as TMJ). This type of pain can take many forms, from stabbing
pain to a sensation similar to electrical shocks. These symptoms
can occur as the result of any of the following issues:
How We Treat Cranial & Facial Pain
A common approach to treating cranial or facial pain is manual
therapy. In this approach, your therapist will gently manipulate
the affected areas of the face or scalp in order to improve range
of motion and improve the elasticity of the affected joints and
The therapists at In Touch NYC are also equipped with a range
of addition tools and techniques to address your pain.
WE CAN TREAT
more conditions we treat
Our physical therapists are well versed in the treatment of many conditions.
They can personalize your care to address any of the following disorders.