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May 07

Is My TMJ Connected To My Neck?

By blairsoc | TMJ-TMD

The TMJ moves due to the contraction of the masseter, temporalis and pterygoid muscles. Their tone is controlled by the brain-stem housed by the ATLAS. TMJ is highly correlated to the upper cervical spine injury. The muscles of mastication are controlled by the fifth cranial nerve.

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