The Department of Physical Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine at Chester County Hospital has extensive experience treating disorders of the Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ). Our team has received advanced educational training from Mariano Rocabado, PT, DPT, CCTT, Jeffrey S. Mannheimer, PT, PHD, PC, CODN, CCTT, and Katherine Tan, PT, MS, OCS, CCTT.

Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team with dentists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, orthodontists, and primary care physicians, we don’t just treat pain, we address the cause of the patient’s condition.

Our therapists are committed to keeping up to date with the latest developments in TMJ treatment, and utilize a combination of manual techniques, exercise prescription, and education to help patients recover function and eliminate pain.

TREATMENTS & SERVICES INCLUDE: 

  • Thorough Postural Evaluation 
  • Joint Mobilizations
  • Myofascial Release
  • Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Craniosacral Therapy
  • Muscle Energy Techniques
  • IASTM using tools such as Graston and Cupping
  • Neuromuscular Reeducation
  • Parafunctional Behavior Modification
  • Sleep Positioning Education
  • Therapeutic Exercise
  • Diet Modification
  • Referral to dentist/orthodontist for appliances as needed

A physician’s prescription is necessary for treatment.



LOCATIONS and CONTACT INFORMATION

Fern Hill Medical Campus
915 Old Fern Hill Rd
Building A, Suite 4
West Chester, PA 19380
Phone: 610-738-2480

Penn Medicine Exton
Commons at Oaklands
700 West Lincoln Highway
Exton, PA 19341
Phone: 610-518-5845

Penn Medicine Southern Chester County
455 Woodview Road
Suite 115
West Grove, PA 19390
Phone: 610-345-1950

Medical Building at New Garden
830 West Cypress Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348
610-444-6242

All locations are facilities of Chester County Hospital.


 

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