This series on “Temporomandibular Joint Disorders Diagnosis and Management – What Does the Future Hold?” is edited by
- Stephen E. Feinberg, DDS, MS, PhD, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA; Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Surgery, Michigan Medicine, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA.
- Louis G. Mercuri, DDS, MS, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA; Department of Bioengineering, University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA; TMJ Concepts, Ventura, California, USA.
There are a number of contemporary clinical and research journal articles, chapters and books that address the past and present tools used for the diagnosis and management of temporomandibular joint disorders. Hopefully, the profession has learned enough about past diagnostic and management foibles and failures from that literature so that practitioners do not repeat them and can move on to a more enlightened future.
Physical therapy for temporomandibular disorders: evidence-based improvements and enhancements for diagnosis and management
Synovial plica, lateral impingement and intra-articular impingement/entrapment pathologies of the temporomandibular joint
The series “Temporomandibular Joint Disorders Diagnosis and Management – What Does the Future Hold?” was commissioned by the editorial office, Frontiers of Oral and Maxillofacial Medicine without any sponsorship or funding. Stephen E. Feinberg and Louis G. Mercuri serve as the unpaid guest editors for the special series.