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About TMJ Facial Pain Centertnj diagnosis

The initial focus for Dr. Grill is providing an evidenced based DIAGNOSIS for his patients.  Developing an idea of where a patient has been (regarding TMJ damage/disease) and what their current situation is will help determine WHERE they are going and HOW to get there.  Dr. Grill only provides non-surgical treatment protocols himself.  He may elicit the helpful expertise of other clinicians based upon the diagnosis and management plan.  Surgical referral is indicated in a small percentage of cases.


Meet Dr. Grill

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 Dr. Robert Grill has been in practice in the Baltimore metropolitan area since 1983.  Dr. Grill opened the TMJ/Facial Pain Center at it’s present location, across the street from St. Joseph’s Hospital, in the Osler Medical Center on Osler Drive, Towson, Md. in 2008.  Dr. Grill limits his practice to the diagnosis of Orofacial pain and Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) damage/disease, dental sleep medicine and complex restorative dentistry. Dr. Grill takes a comprehensive, evidence based approach to the diagnosis and management of his patients, providing individualized and compassionate care.  Since 2014, Dr. Grill has been Adjunct Faculty Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology, Department of Dentistry teaching orofacial pain diagnosis and management in the dental residency program.
Dr. Grill is a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Dentistry and received advanced training at the Mahan Facial Pain Center at the University of Florida, LSU Orofacial Pain, the Pankey Institute, The Piper Clinic, and the Dawson Center.  Dr. Grill is a member of the American Dental Association, The American Equilibration Society, American Association of Orofacial Pain, and the American Association of Dental Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Grill was recognized as one of “America’s Top Dentists 2009” from Consumer’s Research Council of America and one of the “top local dentists” in Baltimore Magazine 2011.