Dental Students are now required to be competent in Screening for and treating simple cases of TMD/Orofacial Pain. Even though many dentists now have these skills, it is important for interested dentists to learn about difficult cases and how they are managed. This course will cover many of the possible complications along with case presentations that show treatments for these patients.
Participants should gain:
* A greater depth of knowledge about TMD and Orofacial pain after taking this course.
* The ability to recognize bone and soft tissue pathology when reviewing CBCT and MRI scans.
* The ability to recognize and refer patients with non-dental tooth pain to the appropriate specialists.
* Familiarity with diagnostic and therapeutic injections, including BOTOX.