Physiotherapy Management of Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD)

Course content

  • Relevant clinical anatomy
  • Classification of TMD
  • Physiotherapy assessment of the masticatory system
  • Physiotherapy treatment for TMD
  • Case studies & clinical reasoning

Course dates and venues

Stretch of the jaw


Date:  Saturday,18th November 2017 (8.45 am – 5.00 pm)
Tutor: Philip Bateman
Venue: Stratford Hospital, Arden St. Stratford-Upon-Avon CV37 6NX
Cost: £149 (£129 early bird discount if book by 1st October 2017)


Date: Saturday 27th January 2018 (8.45am-5.00pm)
Tutor: Philip Bateman
Venue: The Physiotherapy Dept. st Georges Hospital, St. James Wing, Ground Floor, Blackshaw Rd. London. SW17 OQT
Cost: £149 (£129 Early Bird Discount if book by 1st Jan. 2018)

  • To ensure a place on the course please download a form and send a cheque for £149 (£129) made payable to ACPTMD to:Cathy Gordon,Physiotherapy Department, Stepping Hill Hospital, Popular  Grove, Stockport, SK27JE.

Master’s Module on “Differential Diagnosis and Management of TMD” , Liverpool University

To request an application form please contact:

Lynn Jones

Tel: +44 (0) 151 795 4356

For information regarding the module content and delivery contact:

Denise Prescott

Tel: +44 (0) 151 7945681

Facial Palsy

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Course feedback

  • Physiotherapy Management of Temporomandibular Dysfunction Course.

    Stratford-Upon-Avon 18/11/2017

    Delivered by an experienced clinician who lectures regularly and clearly lives TMD! Thank You

    Lots of real clinical examples, lots of treatment techniques which are good to go away with straight away and are relevant to my own caseload.

    Well organised, received a good amount of information before and during the course.

    Logical teaching alongside the clinical reasoning.

    Cambridge 13/05/17

    Fantastic Evidence based approach. Course handouts very informative resource.

    Very informative, friendly atmosphere so people felt free to ask questions.

    Tutor was great. Helpful, not condescending and knows his topic.

    Excellent knowledge and experience on TMD.

    Well paced and structured. Good balance of theory, practical, clinical application.

    Cork  22/04/17

    Excellent presenter, excellent balance of theory and practical, with sufficient repetition to allow real-time learning.

    New area to me , well explained

    Very relevant to clinical practice.

    Good appropriate engaging content.

    Phil is a great speaker.

    In-depth references and evidence based application.

    Carlisle 04/03/2017

    “Tutor very knowledgeable, easy to listen to and very approachable.”

    “Strong practical application. Good balanced approach to patient management- self management vs manual therapy.”

    “Good mix of theory and practical. Theory well delivered and clear. Practical gave lots of ideas for techniques. Excellent delivery.’

    “Loved the practical sessions. Good demonstration with skull. Loved pace. Good case studies”

    “Excellent practical sessions with good advice”

  • Acupuncture Course on Orofacial pain

    Tutor: George Chia, Sheffield 1/2/2014

    “Very interesting”
    “Good practical aspect”
    “Good to observe needling”
    “Great teacher”
    “Good mix of practical and case studies”