Time Outline for the TMJ Intensive Seminar

 

 

Saturday

9:00 Greetings and Introduction

9:20 Prevalence of TMD: Demographics

9:30 Intrajoint / Extrajoint pathologies

10:10 Break

10:20 Anatomy and function – TM Joint 

10:40 Measurements and screening of mandibular movement

11:05 Trade on the assessment criteria

 

11:35 Break

11:45Assesment Criteria cont’

 

12:30 Lunch

 

1:30 Intraoral Section: Masseter

2:00  Intraoral Section: Temporalis and Lateral Pterygoid

2:50 Break

3:00 Medial Pterygoid- Demo and trade

3:45 Anatomy review- palatini muscles

4:00 demo and trade

4:50 Tongue thrusting and its role in TMD.  When to refer to a speech pathologist

5:10  Review

6:00 end

 

 

 

Sunday

9:00 Review disc pathology

9:10 Review and demonstrate myofascial treatment of the masticatory area

10:15 Anatomy review- Hyoid musculature Demo and trade

11:30 Break

 

12:30 Lunch

 

1:30  External Treatment of Masticatory Muscles

2:30 Break

2:45 Review Intraoral work

3:30  Review- case studies

4:00 end