14 October 2021

Temporomandibular disorders (TMD)


Dr David Lim and Emeritus Professor Alastair Goss on how to differentiate, investigate, and treat the potential causes.


  • TMD is a disorder that has myogenous, psychogenic and autogenous components
  • Whilst myogenous causes are the most common, psychogenic factors may be major drivers behind it
  • Learn how to differentiate, investigate, and treat these keeping in mind that surgery is really for the very few patients with severe intra-articular pathology

Host: Dr David Lim, GP and medical educator

Guest: Emeritus Professor Alastair Goss, oral & maxillofacial surgery; Emeritus consultant surgeon, Royal Adelaide Hospital consultant, Adelaide Dental Hospital; Private specialist, practice medico-legal consultant; TMJ advisor, The AOANJRR

Total time: 44 mins

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