In this episode, Dr. Eric Block interviewed Dr. Anthony Urbanek, an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Franklin, TN. Dr. Urbanek shared his extensive experience and insights to help effectively relieve symptoms of Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMD). 

Dr. Urbanek began by discussing his background and passion for addressing TMD through surgeries related to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). The conversation then delved into TMD symptoms, offering a thorough explanation of the signs and indicators to help listeners understand the condition better. Furthermore, Dr. Urbanek explored the potential for dentists to broaden their practice by including TMD treatments. He provided valuable considerations and benefits for those contemplating this addition to their services. Addressing concerns directly, he highlighted the importance of education and collaboration in this field.

The episode concluded with Dr. Urbanek explaining the Return on Investment (ROI) of TMD treatments. He provided insights into the professional and personal benefits for dentists who choose to incorporate this essential aspect of patient care into their practices. Whether you’re a healthcare professional or someone seeking knowledge about TMD, this episode is a valuable resource for understanding and effectively addressing TMD symptoms.

Episode Timestamps

  • 00:00:13 – Introduction to the Stress-Free Dentist Podcast
  • 00:00:30 – Resources for dentists
  • 00:00:56 – Book your complimentary marketing strategy meeting
  • 00:01:23 – Introduction to the episode
  • 00:02:04 – How Dr. Anthony Urbanek got involved with dentistry 
  • 00:08:30 – Dr. Urbanek’s involvement with TMJ surgeries
  • 00:21:42 – TMD symptoms
  • 00:27:16 – How a dentist can add TMD treatments to the practice
  • 00:30:10 – A message for dentists who fear getting into TMD treatments
  • 00:33:10 – ROI of TMD treatments
  • 00:38:20 – Advice for young entrepreneurs
  • 00:43:38 – Outro


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