Episode 17 – Dr. Ramesh Balasubramaniam

Conversation with Dr. Ramesh Balasubramaniam – oral medicine specialist, multiple practice owner, international speaker, author, teacher and researcher. We discuss communication and controversies around TMD, orofacial pain, parafunction and more.

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Episode Notes

1.15 – Bio.

9.45 – Post graduate training.

15.15 – Importance of communication in oral medicine.

21.00 – Expectation management and placebodontics.

24.00 – TMD screening in general practice.

34.15 – Controversies around TMD and orofacial pain.

40.30 – Crossover of dental and non odontogenic pain.

52.45 – ACE score.

58.45 – Parafunction and management including splints.



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