Status
New Since 7/1/2019, Effective 10/1/2019
Code
1223X2210X
Type
Level III Area of Specialization
Orofacial Pain
A dentist who assesses, diagnoses, and treats patients with complex chronic orofacial pain and dysfunction disorders, oromotor and jaw behavior disorders, and chronic head/neck pain. The dentist has successfully completed an accredited postdoctoral orofacial pain residency training program for dentists of two or more years duration, in accord with the Commission on Dental Accreditation's Standards for Orofacial Pain Residency Programs, and/or meets the requirements for examination and board certification by the American Board of Orofacial Pain. Source: American Academy of Orofacial Pain, http://www.aaop.org [7/1/2019: new]

Additional Resources: American Board of Orofacial Pain, http://www.abop.net