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CNO Foundations

What is TMJ, TMD, and Occlusion?

*Included with $695 CNO annual membership*

Course Author

Dr. Nick Yiannios D.D.S., MCNO

Length: Approx. 3 hours of self study
Credit Hours: 3 hours

Level 1

MEASURING the Occlusion & TMJs; Measured Matters!


Course Author

Dr. Nick Yiannios D.D.S., MCNO

Length: Approx. 2 days on Avg.
Credit Hours: 16 hours

Level 3-Mastership (MCNO)

Neural Occlusion Screening & 3D Imaging of the Temporomandibular Joints and Their Influence Upon the Occlusion & TMD

*How to objectively determine if your patient has stable & adapted joints*


Course Authors

Dr. Nick Yiannios D.D.S., MCNO
Dr. Ed Zebovitz D.D.S.
Dr. Sam Paglinanite M.D.
Mr. John Radke

Length: Approx. 3 days on Avg.
Credit Hours: 24 hours

Continuing Education Partners

Big Sky Seminars is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. These continuing education activities have been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA CERP through joint sponsorship between Big Sky Seminars and The Center for Neural Occlusion. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by Boards of Dentistry.


Required Reading Levels 1 & 3

Get the updated 2nd edition digital occlusion handbook

Chapters 2, 4, 5, 7, 9 & 10 are required reading for the level 1 & 3 certification exams. Use coupon code CNOHOR at checkout for CNO student DISCOUNT!

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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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