Webinar: Musculoskeletal Ultrasound of the Temporomandibular Joint

This course is designed to present information regarding the diagnosis and management of Orofacial Pain and Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) Disorders. The course will consist of a series of lectures and case presentations. The information provided in this course will allow the participants to understand the dentist's role in managing complex orofacial pain problems.

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

  • TMJ and surrounding anatomy
  • TMJ and surrounding sonoanatomy
  • Transducer positions to scan TMJ and surrounding tissues
  • Pathology recognition of TMJ and surooudning tissues

SCHEDULE & TOPICS


Part 1: Tuesday November 30th (7:00 – 8:30 PM CET)
We will discuss TMJ Anatomy, biomechanics , overview of TMJ pathologies, Clinical examination/Imaging techniques for TMJ

Part 2: Tuesday December 7th (7:00 – 8:30 PM CET)
We will discuss selection criteria for appropriate radiographic techniques in your practice, an update on radiological anatomy of TMJ relevant to different imaging techniques (USG imaging) and clinical case presentations.

Part 3: Tuesday December 14th (7:00 – 8:30 PM CET)
Assess the need for appropriate imaging method, prescribe a scan for their patients Imaging of the TM joint and surroundings. What is needed, what is not?


CONTENT

The course will consist of a series of lectures and case presentations. The information provided in this course will allow the participants to understand the dentist's role in managing complex orofacial pain problems. The area of temporomandibular disorders will be emphasized since the professions plays a major role in managing these pain disorders. Besides, being familiar with anatomy and pathology of maxillofacial region especially in conjunction of different pathologies and systemic conditions would help professions to discover occult diseases and maxillofacial pathology cases esp. that has refereed pain earlier such as TMJ. Treatment planning for maxillofacial pathologies involves gathering as much information as possible. Hence along with the focus of the course, the imaging of TMJ with various modalities will also be discussed with a special emphasis on Ultrasonography and (USG) imaging.

PRICING

€135 for the full series (click on the Register button above)

REPLAY WEBINAR

Can't join the live webinar? No worries, you'll receive access to our eLearning platform where the recordings of the webinar are available for 1 month after the start of the 1st session.

CERTIFICATE

After completion of the full webinar you'll receive a digital Certificate of Attendance

Trainer

photo Dr. Kaan Orhan

Dr. Kaan Orhan Professor of DentoMaxilloFacial Radiology

Kaan Orhan, DDS MSc MHM PhD, BBAc is a Professor of DentoMaxilloFacial Radiology at the Ankara University, Faculty of...

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