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Tendon - a fibrous band that attaches muscles to bones

Therapy - methods used to relieve pain and restore normal body functions

Thoracic - refers to the middle and upper portions of the back that consist of twelve vertebrae designated as T1-T12

TMJ - is the acronym for temporomandibular joint, which is the joint that attaches the jaw to the skull

TMJ dysfunction - is a condition involving misalignment or inflammation of the TMJ.  This condition can lead to clicking of the jaw when opening, headaches, jaw pain, and stiffness of the surrounding muscles

Torticollis - refers to the involuntary spasm of the neck muscles

Traction - a method that utilizes a pulling force along the long axis

Transverse process - lateral bony protrusions from the vertebrae where the muscles attach

Trigger Point - a painful tight band of muscle that can cause radiating or referred pain in other areas of the body when pressed


Cobb Chiropractic - Providing chiropractic services to Fredericksburg, Tx and surrounding areas

Cobb Chiropractic
905 S. Adams St
Fredericksburg, Tx 78624

Phone: 830-992-3221
Fax: 830-992-3212
Email: nealcobb@cobbchiropractictx.com

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