President’s Message Fall 2022

Presidents Message The AAOP council and committees have continued to be busy with issues that concern our membership as we move forward as a specialty. As summer comes to an end, I hope everyone had an enjoyable time with family and friends and the opportunity to relax [...]

By |2022-10-21T17:31:53+00:00September 21st, 2022|Dental Specialty, President Message|Comments Off on President’s Message Fall 2022

ABOP recognition

The American Academy of Orofacial Pain (AAOP) is pleased to congratulate the American Board of Orofacial Pain (ABOP) on receiving recognition from the National Commission on Recognition of Dental Specialties and Certifying Boards (NCRDSCB) as the national certifying board for the specialty of orofacial pain.  Recognition was granted on March [...]

By |2022-03-29T18:02:59+00:00March 29th, 2022|Dental Specialty|Comments Off on ABOP recognition

Support ABOP’s application to the NCRDSCB

As I am sure you are aware, on April 3, 2020, the American Dental Association’s National Commission on Recognition of Dental Specialties and Certifying Boards (NCRDSCB) designated Orofacial Pain as a new specialty in dentistry. […]

By |2021-04-25T13:48:41+00:00March 11th, 2021|Dental Specialty|Comments Off on Support ABOP’s application to the NCRDSCB

Headaches

Headaches The producers of this video are: Dr. Mary Charles Haigler Dr. Patricia BoettnerHeadaches are a common disorder; they lead to absence of work. It can be primary or secondary in nature and we'll talk about this a little bit more in just one second. [...]

By |2020-11-19T21:41:00+00:00November 19th, 2020|Dental Specialty, Mentor|Comments Off on Headaches

Trigeminal Neuralgia and other trigeminal neuropathic pain

Trigeminal Neuralgia (and other trigeminal neuropathic pain) Our AAOP Mentorship Program is open to all AAOP members including students, researchers, physical therapists, etc., and any member can choose to be a mentor, mentee, or both – we all have plenty to learn and plenty to [...]

By |2020-10-26T00:02:20+00:00November 13th, 2020|Dental Specialty, Mentor|Comments Off on Trigeminal Neuralgia and other trigeminal neuropathic pain

Official Press Release

For Immediate Release                                                                                                     AAOP Central Office 609-504-1311 aaopexec@aaop.org   Press Release: Orofacial Pain is Now the 12th ADA-Recognized Dental Specialty   Oceanville, NJ - April 24, 2020 On March 31, 2020, the American Academy of Orofacial Pain’s request to recognize orofacial pain as a dental specialty was [...]

By |2021-01-17T22:04:39+00:00May 29th, 2020|Dental Specialty|Comments Off on Official Press Release

A Dental Specialty!

Orofacial Pain is Now the 12th ADA-Recognized Dental Specialty On March 31, 2020, the American Academy of Orofacial Pain’s request to recognize orofacial pain as a dental specialty was granted by the National Commission on Recognition of Dental Specialties and Certifying Boards based on compliance with the Requirements for [...]

By |2021-01-17T21:06:57+00:00May 16th, 2020|Dental Specialty|1 Comment

News Report from National Academy of Sciences

A monumental report was released in March 2020 by the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.  It was a consensus study report on the current state of temporomandibular disorders and orofacial pain.  The study was sponsored by the office of the Director of The National Institute of Health and by The [...]

By |2020-06-26T18:06:21+00:00March 20th, 2020|Dental Specialty|Comments Off on News Report from National Academy of Sciences

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