EDUCATION & CERTIFICATION

  • Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Philadelphia,
       Pennsylvania, M.D., 1980.
    • St. Vincent's Medical Center, Bridgeport, CT;
         Internal Medicine, 1981.
    • University of Medicine and Dentistry, Rutgers
         Medical School at Camden, N.J.; Trauma & Surgery 1984.
    • University Hospital of Jacksonville, Florida.; Internal Medicine 1985.
    • Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT;
         Internal Medicine 1986.
    • University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine
         Farmington, Connecticut; D.M.D. 1976.
    • Fellow, Craniofacial Disorders, University of Connecticut
         School of Dental Medicine, 1976.
    • NYU College of Dentistry,
         TMJ Craniomandibular Disorders; Consultant, 1989-1990.
    • Aviation Medicine Certificate,
         Designated as Senior F.A.A. Aviation Medical Examiner
    • Diplomate, American Board of Forensic Medicine,
         Internal Med., Aviation Medicine, TMJ Disorders, and
         Biotechnology Evaluation - Board Certified 5/1995, 1/1996.
    • Diplomate, American Academy of Pain Management
         10/19/1995.
    • Board Certified Diplomate and Advanced Fellow International
         Academy of Medical Acupuncture 11/3/1999.
    • Advanced Fellow International Academy of Medical
         Acupuncture 11/3/1999 - 400 hours.
    • Medical Acupuncture Training Conducted by
         New York Society of Acupuncture for Physicians
         Dentists and the American College of Acupuncture
    • The American Academy of Acupuncture in
         Conjunction with the New York Eye and Ear
         Infirmary authorized by the New York State
         Board of Medicine and the New York State
         Board for Dentistry 1999, 2000.
    • International Consensus Conference on Acupuncture
         Auriculotherapy and Auricular Medicine August, 1999.


  • Memberships

    • American Medical Association
      • American Board of Forensic Examiners
      • Aerospace Medical Association
      • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
      • American Academy of Pain Management
      • American Dental Association
      • American Academy of Head, Neck and Facial Pain
      • Connecticut State Medical Association
      • Connecticut State Dental Association
      • Fairfield County Medical Association


    Emergency Room Trauma Attending physician

    • Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center,
         Hartford, Connecticut 1985.
    • Bristol Hospital, Bristol, Connecticut 1986-1987.
    • University of Connecticut Health Center, 1986-1988.


    Scientific Pulications

  • Dentistry Today - TMJ trauma
  • Journal of Medical Acupuncture - Acupuncture for the reduction
       of post trauma medication
  • TM Diary - Potential drug interactions faced daily
  • Pain Management: A Practical Guide for Physicians, 5th edition,
       chapter: Post-traumatic torticollis
  • Neurology for Attorneys - text for seminars


  • Scientific Presentations

  • Sixth international symposium on arthroscopy of the
       temporomandibular joint:
    TMJ neuropathy-mylopathy following
       electric burn to extremities
  • American Academy of Pain Management, 1996: Post-traumatic
       torticollis-dystonia
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Craniomandibular
       Program
  • University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine
  • St. Vincent's Medical Center, Bridgeport, Connecticut
  • Rutgers University Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden,
       New Jersey
  • University Hospital, Jacksonville, Florida
  • Hartford Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut


  • Seminars

  • University of Connecticut Health Center, The School of Dental
       Medicine: Atypical facial pain and temporomandibular joint disorder
  • Middlesex County Dental Society - District VII
  • Manchester Dental Society - District VII
  • Northeast Connecticut Dental School
  • New London Dental Society - District VII
  • Naugatuck Dental Society - District III
  • Meriden-Wallingford-Cheshire Dental Society - District II
  • New Britain Dental Society - District V
  • Dental Society of Greater Southington - District II
  • New Canaan Dental Society