Welcome to ANZAOP
In Pursuit of Excellence
in Orofacial Pain Management
We are an academy of dental 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 related disorders.
Australian and New Zealand Academy of Orofacial Pain (ANZAOP)
The ANZAOP is the peak body in the field of Orofacial Pain in Australia and New Zealand. We have affiliate international sister academies in North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America.
We encourage and support advancement in the field of orofacial pain management and 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.