Welcome to ANZAOP
In Pursuit of Better
Orofacial Pain Management
We are an academy of dentists and other health professionals, dedicated to alleviating pain and suffering through the promotion of excellence in education, research, and patient care in the field of orofacial pain and associated disorders.
Australian and New Zealand Academy of Orofacial Pain (ANZAOP)
We are the sister academy of the American Association of Orofacial Pain (AAOP). We are the primary body in the field of Orofacial Pain in Australia and New Zealand.
We encourage and support progression in the field of orofacial pain management and advance the scientific principles on which clinical practice and protocols are based
The Academy was established in 1986 as the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Craniomandibular Disorders by Dr Tom Wilkinson who was a member of the American Academy of Craniomandibular Disorders.