Joseph R. Cohen, DDS, is a graduate of the University of Tennessee Dental School and has been in private practice in Phoenix since 1971. He is the founder of Southwest Pain Management Associates where he manages the Orofacial Pain and Dental Sleep Medicine Program. His practice focuses on Orofacial Pain including atypical tooth pain, headaches, trigeminal neuralgia, temporomandibular joint disorders and oral appliances for the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
He is a member of many professional organizations, and has lectured extensively on Temporomandibular Disorders and Orofacial Pain in the USA and Internationally. Dr Cohen was recently appointed by the American Dental Association to be a site visitor to make recommendations to the ADA as to whether the Dental School qualifies to be accredited in Orofacial Pain.