Jeffry R. Shaefer, D.D.S.

Physician Investigator (Cl)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Mass General Research Institute
Assistant Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Part-time
HSDM, Harvard Medical School
Assistant in Dentistry
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital
DDS Georgetown University School of Medicine 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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