Orofacial Pain Beyond TMD

This innovative, online course is a formal educational experience that is based on the highly successful "Internet Course: Update in Orofacial Pain." You will be able to learn the latest in orofacial pain diagnosis and management in the comfort of your home or office.

Emphasis will be on the diagnosis and management of patients with neuropathic, neurovascular (headache) and musculoskeletal disorders. Chapters from an up-to-date syllabus written specifically for the course by the faculty will be posted online for downloading and printing. Study guideline questions and detailed answers for each chapter will help the student understand the material.

Different topics will be explored in detail using case presentations, lectures and videos. A Discussion Forum will encourage participation between students and faculty and makes this course truly interactive.

Students who pass the final examination will receive a Certificate of Completion from the Division of Orofacial Pain and 96 CE credit hours. Enrollment is limited to 20 participants.

  • To provide you with a scientific foundation for understanding orofacial pain.
  • To enhance your ability to diagnose and manage patients with orofacial pain.
  • To help you prepare for orofacial pain board examinations.
Past participants have given the “Update in Orofacial Pain” excellent reviews. Faculty members are recognized nationally and internationally as leaders in the field of orofacial pain.

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Department of Diagnostic Sciences
Division of Orofacial Pain

RICHARD A. PERTES, DDS - Course Director
Clinical Professor
For more course information:  rpertes@sdm.rutgers.edu

SOWMYA ANANTHAN, DMD, MSD  Assistant Professor

JULYANA GOMES ZAGURY, DMD, MSD  Adjunct Assistant Professor

Begins September 23, 2019 and ends by April 13, 2020
(There will be several breaks during the program.)
$2,495 (U.S.) for Dentists
96 credit hours upon completion of post-test
Code: 20D0830

Cancellation Policy:
Refunds, less a $250 cancellation fee, will be granted if cancellation notice is received in writing prior to the start date of the program.  No refund of any fees will be made after this date.

Please feel free to contact us if you need help with your on-line account.
E-mail: cde@sdm.rutgers.edu — Phone: 973-972-6561
(Office hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)