Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD) is one of the most frequent causes of orofacial pain & headache and is associated with basic functional limitations such as difficulties in chewing, talking and yawning. Additionally, TMD patients tends to suffer from other disabling pain syndromes such as Migraine, tension type HA and neck pain – therefore introducing a challenge to clinicians.
After completing the course participant will be able to:
Lectures (40%) & practical sessions (60%)
Day 1 (14 September, 2019)
Day 2 (15 September, 2019)
physiotherapists, chiropractors, osteopaths, manual therapists and physicians
Physiotherapists 10 CPD points
Chiropractors (application for CPD points being processed)
Mr. Tzvika Greenbaum, BPT MaPT (Manip & Sports), PhD candidate
Tzvika Greenbaum is a Physiotherapist since 2004, with combined clinical Master degree in Musculoskeletal & Sports fields from the University of South Australia (2006). During and following his studies in Adelaide (Australia) he has specialized in Manual Therapy for patients with neck pain and headache. He studied from leading clinicians such as dr. Dean Watson (headache clinician and researcher).
Tzvika is a private clinician in the Herzlia Medical Center Experts clinic (Tel Aviv) where he mainly treats patients with neck & back pain, headaches and temporomandibular disorders. He has been teaching since 2011 Physiotherapists and other health professionals at the post-graduate level about rehabilitation of people with neck pain, headache and temporomandibular disorders. He’s also a certified instructor of the international David G Simons Academy since 2014.
He’s also in an advanced stage of his PhD project that is being done in cooperation between the Physiotherapy department and the Dental School of Tel Aviv University. In their study they assess the involvement of the upper neck in patients with different temporomandibular disorders.
Graduate House, The Jockey Club Building,No. 3 University Drive, HKU.
Early bird: HKD $5500 (until Saturday August 24th 2019 included)
Standard price: HKD $7000
14-15th September 2019, 09:00 - 17:00
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or +852 3998 3208