Treating TMJ, CCI and CMPS

Treating TMJ, CCI and CMPS for patients with Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes

The participant will increase their knowledge of the diagnosis and treatment of pain for those patients with:  Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJ), Cervicocranial Instability (CCI) and Cervical Myofacial Pain Syndrome (CMPS).

In this course, various symptoms of EDS pain will be discussed and linked to the different locations in the upper body. The presentation will focus on approaches to relieve this pain. The program will enable the participant to better understand these conditions and apply appropriate techniques in their practice.


Learning objectives

After watching this program the participant will be better able to:

  • Identify patients with Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes and related
    TMJ, CCI and CMPS conditions.
  • Delineate the appropriate EDS diagnosis and treatment techniques for these conditions.
  • Offer these treatments to relieve pain for their EDS patients.


John Mitakides M.D.

(TMJ Treatment Center – Dayton, Oh) 




Completion Requirements

Participants must complete and submit the evaluation for the activity in order to receive  a credit letter.  Participants must also pass a post-test activity with 80% or higher  to receive this credit letter.Credit letters can be printed or downloaded from this site and upon request  can be issued via email.