Jennifer P. Bassiur, DDS
Diplomate, American Board of Orofacial Pain
The Center for Oral, Facial and Head Pain offers a unique, interdisciplinary approach to the diagnosis, management, and treatment of acute and chronic oral, facial and head pain.
The center's mission is to provide the following: excellent, compassionate clinical care to individuals suffering from oral, facial or head pain; leadership in research to further our collective knowledge of pain mechanisms and treatment; and continuing education for health professionals, updating them on the latest advances and technologies for pain management.
Core faculty members of the center include specialists from the world-renowned Columbia-Presbyterian and New York-Cornell Medical Centers of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, ranked among U.S. News and World Report's hospitals in the country.
Our pain center is designed to
Doctors at the Center for Oral, Facial and Head Pain evaluate and treat patients for a number of complex conditions, such as:
The center runs on a fee-for-service basis. Most evaluations are partially covered by insurance carriers. Our administrative staff will be happy to assist patients in obtaining reimbursement.
Continuing Education Programs
We offer major symposia for health care professionals on such topics as
Referring physicians are invited to the Center to attend the combined patient conferences and may receive CME credit.