Standard of Care
The Indiana Craniofacial Center is dedicated to arriving at an accurate diagnosis of craniofacial pain syndromes and their most efficacious treatment.
We feel that the key to successful treatment of these complex multi-organ syndromes is a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary approach. Coordinating treatment with your other health care providers is essential to successful outcomes.
The proximity and interrelated nature of oral sleep apnea appliances to the craniofacial complex has led us to offer these services as well.
Scope of Practice
At the Indiana Craniofacial Center, we treat headaches, neck and facial pain, temporomanibular disorders (TMJ, TMD), snoring, obstructive sleep apnea appliances, and CPAP intolerance.
Additionally, there are several diseases related to TMD for which some relief may be achieved through the treatment of TMD. Such diseases include chronic fatigue syndrome, chronic regional pain syndrome, Ernest Syndrome, fibromyalgia, gout (and pseudogout), Lupus (SLE), migraine, occipital neuralgia, arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis.
Many people suffer from TMJ disorders, which affect the joints of the jaws. These disorders can be difficult to diagnose because the joint is very complex. Generally, about 12% of individuals in the United States have a TMJ disorder. Usually, women get this disorder more than men. Knowing more about the signs can help you…
At some point in your life, you will most likely have muscle pain and consider taking an oral medicine. Muscle aches are a very common ailment. This can happen to any muscle in your body. Muscle pain can be caused by overuse, unaccustomed use or tension. Before having your pain treated, it is important to…
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