Treating TMD: Screening and Diagnosis

  • Friday 1/27/2023
  • Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Course Code: 419RL
  • Cost: $125
  • Room Location: BCEC Room 212
  • Credits: 3 CE Hours
Amparo David, DMD is the director of the TMJ and Sleep Therapy Center of New England and maintains a private practice.
Kimberly Meyer, DMD maintains a private practice in New Hampshire.

The temporomandibular joint is a complex structure than can suffer from multiple orthopedic, inflammatory, and pathological conditions. For this reason, it is crucial that these conditions be described consistently and accurately in order for clinicians to enable effective treatment.

After this course attendees will be able to:
  • Identify what to recognize in our patients when we are doing our initial intake in the dental chair
  • Describe the various orthopedic, inflammatory, and pathological conditions of the TMJ
  • Recognize the importance of the psychological and social aspects of chronic pain and the importance of team referrals 
Recommended Audience: Dentist

The Fotona grant has been applied to this course.

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