Occlusion, TMD and Wear
Course Dates: Friday Dec. 2, 2022. Subject Code: 180
Duration: 1 Day
Organized by: Brodine Prosthodontic Seminars
Location: Prosthodontic office, Dr. Alan H. Brodine
Multi-media seminar room
220 Linden Oaks, Suite 340, Rochester, N.Y. 14625
Participants: Doctors (minimum 6, maximum 12)
CE: 8 hours
This course is aimed at teaching diagnosis and treatment of Occlusion Dysfunction, Temporomandibular Disorders, and Wear/Abrasion for routine and complex cases involving the natural dentition and implants.
- Understand differential diagnosis of TMD and the “why, when and how” of occlusal guards.
- Understand what caused the wear each patients teeth to prevent future treatment failure.
- Understand implant occlusion.
- Principles of occlusion
- Wear and abrasion diagnosis and treatment
- TMD diagnosis and treatment
- Five cardinal signs of occlusal dysfunction
- Implant occlusion requirements
- Occlusal guard fabrication
- Wear etiology diagnosis
- Muscle deprogramming
- Centric relation records
“Every aspect of this course was educational and presented in a very understandable, practical, and useful way especially the information on: occlusion/ joint relationship, CR, pain management, cast articulation and wear diagnosis. I have been to both Pankey and Dawson, and I learned far above the information they gave in two days with Dr. Brodine. Awesome course! Thank you.”
— Melanie S. Meier, DDS Restorative Dentist Duluth, MN
“I especially liked the small group lecture / discussion format. You broke down complicated subjects and made them understandable. I’m looking forward to the Teeth-In-Space Seminar.”>
— Ross A. Anderson, DDS Restorative Dentist Duluth, MN
“The small classroom size and comfortable atmosphere to learn were most helpful. I wish I can take more and more!”
— Sirin Chaker, DDS Restorative Dentist Rochester, NY
“This and all of his courses are valuable to everyday dental practice. This is a good investment.”
— Zina A Berry, DDS Restorative Dentist Syracuse, NY
“I am now able to understand TMD and how to treat it. Great Seminar!!”
— Roksolana Stets, DDS Restorative Dentist Syracuse, NY
Faculty — Alan H. Brodine, DMD
Dr. Alan Brodine is a Board Certified Prosthodontist and has been a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics since 1991.
He is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Rochester and teaches in the Prosthodontic Residency training programs at:
- University of Rochester
- University of Texas
- University of Tennessee
- U.S. Air Force
- U.S. Navy
Dr. Brodine is:
- A Fellow in the American College of Prosthodontists
- A Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry
- A Fellow in the American College of Dentists
- A Fellow in the Pierre Fauchard Academy
- Past-President of the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry
Dr. Brodine has made more than 100 invited presentations at national and international venues and has authored numerous papers in major Prosthodontic journals.
Dr. Brodine has maintained a private practice Limited to Prosthodontics in Rochester, N.Y., since 1988. He spends 80% of his time in private practice and 20% of his time teaching.
In addition, Dr. Brodine formed Brodine Prosthodontic Seminars in 2003 to help Dentists master specific Prosthodontic and Dental Implant skills.
Refunds and Cancellations
All seminars are refundable up to 15 days prior to the seminar date, less a $100 processing fee, unless the participant has received the seminar notebook and DVDs by mail for prior course study in which case the seminar fee is not refundable.
Cancellations 15 days or less prior to the seminar date, fees are refunded at 50%. For cancellations 7 days or less prior to the seminar date, 100% of fees are forfeited. Fees paid may be transferred to a future available seminar within 12 months, one time only per participant. Dr. Brodine reserves the right to cancel or reschedule seminars with advance notification to the participants. In such event, seminar fees will be refunded in full, or transferred to a future date at the participant’s discretion. Submission of a registration form serves as acknowledgement and understanding of this policy by the registrant.