TMD Courses & Events

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Course tutors

Introducing our course tutors, Philip Bateman and Alexander Weden.

ACPTMD Study Day and AGM

Date and time

Friday, March 22, 2024 · 8:45am – 4:30pm GMT


Mandec Centre, University Dental Hospital of Manchester
Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, M15 6FH

The ACPTMD would like to invite you to attend an exciting day of speakers along with the launch of their ACPTMD membership. 

ACPTMD Study Day Agenda

  • 09:00 - 09:15

    Registration and Coffee

  • 09:15 - 10:00

    Alternative treatments for TMD: Tricyclics, Botox, TCA
    Mr Andrew Sidebottom ; Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Nottingham Spire.

  • 10:00 - 10:45

    Multidisciplinary management of temporomandibular Disorders
    Helen Cowgill ; Specialist TMJ Physiotherapist and King's College Hospital

  • 10:45 - 11:15


  • 11:15 - 12:00

    A dentist's perspective on assessment and management of TMD
    Hannah Beddis ; Consultant in Restorative Dentistry and TMD Specialist , Leeds

  • 12:00 - 12:30


  • 12:30 - 13:15


  • 13:15 - 14:00

    Incorporating psychological concepts into work with persistent pain
    Chris Penlington; Clinical Psychologist Specialist in Persistant Orofacial Pain

  • 14:00 - 14:45

    TMJ arthrocentesis, arthroscopy and open surgery
    Sherif Bayoumi; Consultant Oral and maxillofacial Surgeon, Spire Regency , Manchester

  • 14:45 - 15:15


  • 15:15 - 16:00

    Pain Management in TMD
    Emma Hayes; Clinical Lead for Oral Medicine at King's College Hospital , London

Friday 22 March 2024


Physiotherapy Management of Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD)

Date and time

Saturday, March 2, 2024 · 8:45am – 5pm GMT


Out-Patient Therapy Department
Stepping Hill Hospital, Poplar Grove Stockport SK2 7JE

Course content

  • Relevant clinical anatomy.
  • Diagnostic classification of TMD.
  • Physiotherapy assessment of the masticatory system .
  • Physiotherapy treatment for TMD.
  • Case studies & clinical reasoning.

Course Tutor

Philip Bateman, Msc, Bsc( Hons), BA, MCSP

  • Extended Scope Physiotherapist at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals
  • TMD Specialist role in Physiotherapy Outpatients Department
  • ACPTMD Course Tutor
  • Postgraduate Tutor at Sheffield Hallam Universiity

Saturday 2 March 2024

Feedback on our courses

Physiotherapy Management of Temporomandibular Dysfunction Course

Acupuncture Course on Orofacial pain

“Very interesting” “Good practical aspect” “Good to observe needling” “Great teacher” “Good mix of practical and case studies”

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