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Temporomandibular disorders - anatomy, assessment & diagnosis

Would you like to improve your anatomy, understanding and assessment of the TMJ and temporomandibular disorders (TMD)?

In this webinar on TMD, Dr Stephen Shaffer will help you develop a comprehensive understanding of TMD, anatomy of the structures that can be affected, and how you can assess and get great results treating TMD patients. You will explore:

  • Anatomy of the TMJ
  • Structures involved in TMD
  • Identifying different presentations of TMD using patient examples
  • Diagnostic imaging
  • Identifying joint restrictions
  • Teeth clenching/grinding
  • Temporalis and masseter tendinopathy
  • TMJ kinematics/movement patterns
  • Incorporating pain science in your assessment and treatment of TMD
  • Identifying red flags
  • TMD pain referral patterns

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