Our bodies are magnificent at healing, so why does pain persist after the tissues have healed? Why do some of our patients have a severe pain response to a normal procedure, and others seem to tolerate difficult procedures well? Dr. Buchanan will discuss the latest science on the mechanisms of pain and how we can help our patients benefit from this knowledge.
● effective communication skills to help your patients with their pain
● why night guards are not the first treatment choice for most jaw pain patients
● predicting which patients need extra care to prevent persistent pain