Dr. Larry Lockerman
Dr. Lockerman has been helping people with sleep apnea, snoring TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint Disorders), chronic head and face pain since 1983. He is Board Certified as a Diplomate by the American Board of Orofacial Pain and a Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine. In the past he was an Instructor in Neurology at Harvard Medical School and an Instructor of Surgery at University of Massachusetts Medical School.
Practice limited to TMJ/Face Pain & Sleep Apnea Management
It is important to consult a dentist experienced with the use of oral appliances. Whenever the jaw is moved, there is risk of creating discomfort or a “TMJ” (jaw joint) problem. The American Academy of Sleep Medicine recommends that the treating dentist “must be capable of treating TMJ Dysfunction.
In Israel Dr. Lockerman is a consulting dentist with sleep centers in the Tel Aviv and Jerusalem regions. He is a Clinical Instructor of Oral-Facial Pain at Tel Aviv University Dental School TMJ Clinic and has an office in Jerusalem.