Lawerence Gottesman

DDS

Advanced TMJ Concepts

 

 

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66 Lincoln Court

Rockville Centre, NY 11570 

Office: 516-678-4004


 



 

BIOGRAPHY

 

Lawrence Gottesman, D.D.S., received his dental education at New York University College of Dentistry, graduating in 1977
and maintains a private practice in Rockville Centre, NY.  
Dr. Gottesman has served on the teaching faculty of the Lenox Hill Hospital Dental Service
and has also been on the faculty of the New York University College of Dentistry TMD/Orofacial Pain program 
where he served as Director of Neuropathic Pain in the Advanced Orofacial Pain/TMD Graduate teaching program.  
Together with Dr. G. William Arnett and Dr. Stephen B. Milam, Dr. Gottesman has co-authored the acclaimed two-part article, 
“Progressive Mandibular Retrusion— Idiopathic Condylar Resorption” which was published in the American Journal of Orthodontics in July and August of 1996. 

 

LECTURES:

 

Progressive Mandibular Retrusions - Idiopathic Condylar Resorption - Part 1

University of Florida Facial Pain Center
Arnett Orthognathic Surgery Forum (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014)

Greater New York Dental Meeting (2010, 2011, 2013)

OBI Foundation for Bioesthetic Dentistry

Boston University Orthodontic Residency Program

New Conn Orthodontic Study Group

Occlusal Concepts Study Group

Numerous Local Study Groups

TMD: An Infectious Disease Conjoined with Thrombophilia

     

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    LAWRENCE GOTTESMAN, DDS - PROFESSIONAL RESUME

     

    Experience 
    Education

    1977 - Current: Solo practice in Rockville Centre, NY.    
    1977: 
    New York University College of Dentistry
    1973: City College of New York; BS (cum laude)                                   

     

    Publications


    Gottesman L, Arnett GW, Milam SB.: Progressive Mandibular Retrusion-Idiopathic Condylar Resorption.  American Journal of Orthodontics.  July and August, 1996

     

    Lectures


    I have lectured locally and nationally on the subjects of facial pain, TMD, the sensorimotor control system, muscle spindles and their role in function and occlusion, occlusion, periodontal mechanoreceptors and reflex control of human jaw muscles, proprioception, neuromuscular incoordination, biomechanical cellular signaling, and TM joint splints. The topic of thrombophilia, osteonecrosis and co-infections is an area of special interest.

     

    Professional memberships


    The Greater Long Island Study Group, The Peninsula Hospital Study Group and The South Shore Study Group.

     

    Hospital & Teaching Affiliations


    1992-1994:  Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY
    1996-1998:  New York University College of Dentistry TMD/Orofacial Pain program faculty member specifically responsible for post-graduate fellow training in neuropathic pain.  Director of Neuropathic Pain in the Advanced Orofacial Pain/TMD teaching program.

     

     

    THE DENTAL STUDY GROUP OF NEW YORK

    March 5, 2014

    Infection and thrombophilia as causitive factors in temporomandibular joint disease 
    and orofacial pain.

     

    Relationship between inflammation and activation of the coagulation system as
    the root cause of damage to the vascular tissues leading to a localized or more
    global mode of failure beyond the TMJ, other joints and extra-articular tissues.

    The relationship between infection and coagulation
    The inherited and acquired disorders of thrombophilia
    Organisms most frequently involved in oral systemic
    hematogenous infections
    Examination tips and interpretation

     

    ARNETT ORTHOGNATHIC SURGERY FORUM
     

    January 29-31, 2014


    Thursday, January 30
    2:50-3:30 – Larry Gottesman, DDS
    Thrombophilia and co-infections as the primary cause of TMJ disorders

     
     
     

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