Prof. Masahiko Shimada

Prof. Shimada
Chair and Professor, Orofacial Pain Management, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University

Prof. Masahiko Shimada's research interests fall mainly in the field of Dental Anesthesiology and Orofacial Pain, with current research focusing on neuropathic pain and atypical odotalgia. He graduated from Faculty of Dentistry, Tokyo Medical and Dental University in 1980, and graduated with Ph.D at Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University in 1984, and worked at Johns Hopkins University as a visiting Professor, between 1990 and 1992. He worked at Department of Dental Anesthesiology, Okayama University as a Chair and Professor between 1992 and 2006, where he focused his research in the field of biological responses to medical aggression, now, he works at Tokyo Medical and Dental University since 2006. He is also Director of Tokyo Medical and Dental University Dental Hospital since 2008 and President of The Japanese Dental Society of Anesthesiology since 2009.

Prof. Shimada's ISP2012 Lecture Course Abstract:
Contemporary Orofacial Pain Management
Prof. Shimada's TMDU Research Profile:
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