Learning Objectives

Upon the 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.