Orofacial Pain and Headache are highly common complaints in the physiotherapy practice. In most of the cases the musculoskeletal system plays a role in the clinical presentation of patients with Orofacial Pain and Headaches (primary or secondary role). Dry Needling of specific facial and cervical Myofascial sources of Pain is an extremely effective evidence supported clinical tool for patients with Orofacial Pain and Headaches.
In this one day masterclass workshop, participants will learn and practice a safe and effective Dry Needling approaches for the most commonly involved myofascial structures in patients with Orofacial Pain (mainly TMD) and Headaches (Cervicogenic, Tension Type and Migraine).
After completing to course participant will be able to:
- Practically know to assess, evaluate & locate common myofascial sources of pain in people Orofacial Pain and Headache.
- Practically use a relevant clinical reasoning model of management in people with Orofacial Pain and Headaches.
- Effectively & safely apply Dry Needling techniques to several myofascial structures that are relevant to patients with Orofacial Pain and Headache.
Lectures (20%) & practical (80%) sessions
Tzvika Greenbaum is a Physiotherapist since 2004, with combined clinical Master degree in Musculoskeletal & Sports fields from the University of South Australia (2006). During and following his studies in Adelaide (Australia) he has specialized in Manual Therapy for patients with neck pain and headache. He studied from leading clinicians such as dr. Dean Watson (headache clinician and researcher).
Tzvika is a private clinician in the Herzlia Medical Center Experts clinic (Tel Aviv) where he mainly treats patients with neck & back pain, headaches and temporomandibular disorders. He has been teaching since 2011 Physiotherapists and other health professionals at the post-graduate level about rehabilitation of people with neck pain, headache and temporomandibular disorders. He’s also a certified instructor of the international David G Simons Academy since 2014.
He’s also in an advanced stage of his PhD project that is being done in cooperation between the Physiotherapy department and the Dental School of Tel Aviv University. In their study they assess the involvement of the upper neck in patients with different temporomandibular disorders.
Kinesitherapeuten met relevante opleiding in Dry Needling and TMD-rehab. Vereiste is dat minstens een 3-daagse basisopleiding Dry Needling werd gevolgd bij één van de opleidingsorganisaties in Vlaanderen/Nederland.
280€ (excl. btw), 30% korting indien betaling met KMO-Portefeuille
Syllabus, lunchbuffet en koffiepauzes.