Dr. Panahpour is Quoted as a TMJ Expert

Dr. Panahpour has been asked to share his expertise in a series of blog posts about TMJ for the blog ScarySymptoms.com

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“It (TMJ) can be caused by anything that causes a chronic stress on the body,"  says Alireza Panahpour, D.D.S, a Seattle-area biological dentist and author of The Good Dentist.


Dr. Panahpour's take: Anything that's a chronic issue on the system can become a cause of TMJ, including physical, mental or spiritual issues.

Diseases That Can Cause TMJ: http://scarysymptoms.com/2018/05/diseases-that-can-cause-tmj-disorder-from-benign-to-cancer/

Can Sleep Apnea Cause TMJ?: http://scarysymptoms.com/2018/05/can-obstructive-sleep-apnea-cause-tmj-disorder/


Dr. Panahpour is often quoted in the press as an expert in biological dentistry. Read the latest news here: https://www.systemicdentist.com/in-the-news/.

Dr. Panahpour uses Autonomic Response Testing (ART) as one check for diagnosis of TMJ. Alignment of the rest of the body begins with alignment of our bite.

Dr. Panahpour uses Autonomic Response Testing (ART) as taught by Dr. Dietrich Klinghardt, M.D., PhD.  ART is a very advanced, accurate and non-invasive method of muscle testing to assist in diagnosis of TMJ/TMD and bite malalignment, which can affect posture, strength and whole-body alignment.