The quarterly TMJ Center seminar series brings oral and maxillofacial clinicians together to improve clinical outcomes and communication, and to promote research in the field.
|Date||Friday, April 28, 2017|
|Time||7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.|
|Credits||1 lecture credit hour|
|Register|| To register, please contact:
U. Mai Dang, M.Ed.
|Location|| The Robert Schattner Center
Penn Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Description: Pain is a complex phenomenon in which psychosocial stress can play a role in its presentation. In a review of a 13-year-old patient with long-standing jaw pain and headache, we will explore key factors in evaluating TMD in the adolescent.
The purpose of this seminar is to enable oral healthcare providers to:
| Takako Imai Tanaka, DDS, FDS RCSEd:
View Dr. Tanaka’s bio here
The mission of the Penn Center for Temporomandibular Joint Disease at the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery is to advance the understanding and treatment of temporomandibular joint disease through research and education. The primary focus is on improving treatment for patients with dysfunction of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ).