Numerous behavioral health techniques, frequently offered by a psychologist, have been shown to help with Temporomandibular Joint Disorder Treatment management. One of them is cognitive behavioral treatment. Other treatments Ultrasound. Deep heating of the joint may alleviate pain or improve flexibility. trigger point injections If none of these treatments relieve your pain, you may be referred to a joint problem specialist to discuss other options, such as pain-relieving injections or surgery.