Jeffry R. Shaefer, D.D.S.

Physician Investigator (Cl)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Mass General Research Institute
Assistant in Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital
DDS Georgetown University School of Medicine 1978
DDS Georgetown University Medical Center 1978
anesthesia, dental; arthralgia; education, dental; facial pain; mandibular nerve; pain threshold; pharmacokinetics; sex factors; synovial fluid; temporomandibular joint; temporomandibular joint disorders Dr Shaefer's research interests involve investigating the role of inflammatory mediators in chronic facial pain, the efficacy of treatments for orofacial pain / temporomandibular disorders (TMD), and the validity of diagnostic tests for the identification of TMD.
Publications Clinical Profile

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