Orofacial Pain Disorders

Publications

Shaefer J.  Orofacial Pain Disorders in Comprehensive Review of Pain Medicine; a media based lecture series, Edgar L Ross MD director, sponsored by Oakstone Publishing, May 2013.

Abstracts from research concerning clinical interventions for the treatment of Orofacial Pain

The Efficacy of Massage Therapy in Managing Myofascial Facial Pain. Shepherd R, Ronchi P, Shaefer JR. Abstract  #2902 , IADR,  April 4 2009 Miami, Florida.

Development of Light-based Treatment for TMJ Arthralgia. Shaefer JR. Abstract  #2900, IADR,  April 4 2009 Miami, Florida.

Chronic Orofacial Myofascial Pain : The efficacy of trigger point injections in pain management. Shaefer J , Al-Khudhairy M, Wu Y Abstract #, IADR, March 2011 San Diego Ca.

Mucosal Biopsy for Evaluation of Mechanisms of Neuropathic Pain in Burning Mouth Syndrome. Kostenko Y, Shaefer J, Downs H,  Oaklander A, # 33 April 2011 HSDM Research Day.

Efficacy of trigger point injections for the treatment of masticatory myofascial pain. AAOP April 26, 2013.