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What to Expect from Your First Appointment with Your TMJ Specialist

September 6, 2016 | Author:

Finally, the jaw pain, clicking, popping, locking or muscle spasms have gotten to be too much. It’s time to make an appointment with an experienced doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating TMJ disorders. Going to a new doctor can be intimidating but, if you’re prepared, it can be a little less overwhelming. Before your […]

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Handling Chiari Malformations is Serious Work

October 1, 2015 | Author:

Last week, world-class clinical and scientific experts from around the world met in New Orleans to share their findings that have contributed to the understanding and treatment of Chiari malformations (CM). As a presenter at this symposium, Dr. Mitakides shared his findings on craniofacial pain syndrome—specifically the instability of the neck and how it affects […]

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Exciting Start to EDNF Conference

August 14, 2015 | Author:

The Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation Learning Conference kicked-off Thursday with Dr. Mitakides having the opportunity to meet with patients individually and answer questions they have waited a long time to ask. The Thursday evening welcome reception featured Dr. Mitakides and other professionals talking with the record-breaking crowd attending this year’s conference. This morning, the general sessions […]

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Getting the EDNF Conference Underway in Baltimore

August 12, 2015 | Author:

Dr. Mitakides and his wife, EDNF board member Jane Mitakides, arrived in Baltimore last night at 2:30 a.m. for the 2015 Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation Learning Conference. Six hours of flight delays are not slowing them down, and today is off to an exciting start. The EDNF staff is ready to go and working hard to transform […]

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EDNF Board of Directors Sets Course for Successful 2015 and Beyond

November 18, 2014 | Author:

Last week, Jane Mitakides, Dr. Mitakides wife of more than 30 years, was part of the Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation (EDNF) Annual Board Meeting. Jane was named to the EDNF board of directors in July. “I am honored to be part of this board, working with like-minded individuals from around the country to help people living […]

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Experience and Qualifications Make World of Difference for People with TMJ Disorder

September 3, 2014 | Author:

If you are dealing with jaw pain, headaches, jaw popping, facial muscle spasms or other TMJ Symptoms, finding the right healthcare professional is vital. TMJ disorder is complicated, and the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain (AACP), the leading organization committed to the relief of craniofacial pain, TMJ disorder and dental sleep disorders, estimates that nearly […]

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Dr. Mitakides honored for dedication to his field

August 1, 2014 | Author:

We are thrilled to share very exciting news. Dr. John Mitakides has been named a Diplomate by The American Academy of Craniofacial Pain (AACP), recognizing his achievements in the areas of TMJ, craniofacial pain and Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. He is being celebrated during their 29th Annual International Clinical Symposium in Denver this week. Dr. Mitakides is one of only […]

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Dynamic start to ENDF Conference

July 11, 2014 | Author:

Yesterday was the first day of the 2014 Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation (EDNF) Learning Conference in Houston. Seeing longtime friends of the TMJ Treatment Center and Dr. Mitakides along with meeting new ones has been wonderful and is always one of the best parts of this conference. Once the conference began, Dr. Mitakides hosted “Meet the Doctor” one-on-one […]

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2014 Ehlers Danlos conference in Houston

March 3, 2014 | Author:

Save the Date!  Dr. Mitakides is honored to be participating in the 2014 Annual Learning Conference of the Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation.  The dates are July 10-12, 2014.    Attendees will have the opportunity to meet and speak with leaders in the fields of research and treatment for EDS.  Please watch www.ednf.org for details!

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Dr. John Mitakides Named Diplomate of AACFP

October 16, 2013 | Author:

Dr. John Mitakides has been awarded the status of Diplomate of The American Academy of Craniofacial Pain,  the largest professional organization in dentistry devoted exclusively to dentists focusing on temporomandibular joint disorder, craniofacial pain and related disorders.  Dr. Mitakides is one of less than 75 such Diplomates in the North America. Dr. Mitakides has completed both […]

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