Entries by The Restful Jaw Company

Expert recommends using Restful Jaw® to avoid potential legal and clinical problems when treating TMJ patients

Saint Paul, Minn. – November 8, 2013 – On November 6, 2013, a continuing education course Protecting Your Practice: Legal and Clinical Red Flags was held in St. Paul, Minn. During the course, Dr. James Fricton, founder of the TMJ clinic at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, advised attending dentists to use the Restful Jaw® […]

The Restful Jaw® meets the next generation of dentists

Saint Paul, Minn. – October 20, 2013 – A group of third and fourth year students at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry met the Restful Jaw® last week. They got a hands-on experience with the latest noninvasive jaw support device invented by veteran faculty member Eric Schiffman, D.D.S., M.S. This clinically-tested external device: can […]

Restful Jaw™ inventor teaches popular TMD miniresidency

Saint Paul, Minn. – September 19, 2013 – This week marks the 20th anniversary of the Restful Jaw™ inventor, Eric Schiffman, D.D.S, M.S., teaching the University of Minnesota’s TMD and Orofacial Pain Miniresidency, Sept. 16-18.  Held annually for the last 20 years, this popular continuing dental education course is often wait-listed. Under Dr. Schiffman’s tutelage, more […]

The Restful Jaw™ ad in General Dentistry

Saint Paul, Minn. – September 9, 2013 – The Restful Jaw™ device made its nationwide debut in an ad in General Dentistry this month (page 19) to 34,000 readers. It is no coincidence that a peer-reviewed article (page 26) is published simultaneously on the clinical efficacy of supporting the patient’s mandible during dental work using the […]

The Restful Jaw™ clinical results published in General Dentistry

Saint Paul, Minn. – September 9, 2013 – A peer-reviewed article published in General Dentistry this month, confirms the clinical efficacy of supporting the patient’s mandible with the Restful Jaw™ external support device. In randomized clinical trials, patients indicated they wanted the device for future dental treatment because they experienced significantly less jaw pain, soreness and […]

Clinical rotations of the Restful Jaw™ showing great results

Saint Paul, Minn. – July 31, 2013 – Students in hygiene, prosthodontics and endodontics have started using the  Restful Jaw™ external support device in their clinics at the  University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. All the patients and dental practitioners who have used the device found it very helpful to endure the long appointment times experienced […]

Great response at Star of the North 2013

Saint Paul, Minn. – April 26, 2013 – We’re gaining momentum with awareness of the Restful Jaw™ by exhibiting for our second consecutive year at the Star of the North dental meeting, April 25-27, 2013. We’ve introduced hundreds of Upper Midwest dental personnel to the concept of supporting the mandible with our simple, comfortable external jaw […]

The Restful Jaw™ inventor invited to 2012 symposium of European Society of TMJ Surgeons

Saint Paul, Minn. – October 18, 2012 – Dr. Eric Schiffman, international expert on the diagnosis and treatment of TMJ disorders, and inventor of the Restful Jaw™, was a discussion panelist at the annual meeting of the European Society of Temporomandibular Joint Surgeons (ESTMJS) Oct. 4-5, 2012, at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands. Dr. Schiffman’s […]

Cochrane Collaboration supports findings of the Restful Jaw™ inventor

Saint Paul, Minn. – May 1, 2012 – In April 2012, The Cochrane Collaboration announced a study by Dr. Eric Schiffman was the best ever done in the area of TMJ surgery. This independent international collaboration’s work is recognized as the benchmark for high quality information about the effectiveness of health care. Dr. Schiffman’s, “Randomized Effectiveness Study of […]