Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:

  • Assess patients for potential TMD risk factors.

  • Conduct a brief clinical examination for TMD.

  • Apply clinical examination findings to determine patient’s TMD diagnoses.

  • List the most commonly used physical, medication and behavioral treatment modalities for TMD.

  • Implement a TMD treatment protocol, including TMD self-management strategies.