Jeffrey P. Okeson DMD
Dr. Okeson is professor, division chief and program director of the Orofacial Pain Program, which he established in 1977. He has authored two textbooks on TM disorders and orofacial pain. He has presented more than 1100 lectures on the subject of TMD and orofacial pain in in the USA and 54 countries. He has received several teaching awards including “The International Dentist of the Year Award” from the Academy of Dentistry International, presented to him in recognition of his worldwide efforts in providing education in the area of temporomandibular disorders and orofacial pain.