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PT, MSc, Ph.D, CCTT
Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam
Gustav Mahlerlaan 3004
Amsterdam
 
1081 LA
Netherlands
+31-205980412

Prof. dr. Corine M. Visscher is a professor at the department of Orofacial Pain and Dysfunction (OPD), and director of the dental school, both at the Academic Centre of Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA). Her research and clinical interests have focused on chronic pain patients, TMD and headache.

At the OPD department, she works in a multidisciplinary team, that consists of specialized dentists, physical therapists and a psychologist. She graduated in 1994 as a physical therapist at Polytechnics Amsterdam, Faculty of Healthcare, Department of Physical Therapy. In 2000, she obtained her PhD at the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. In 2005, she received her Master degree in Epidemiology at the VU University Medical Center in Amsterdam.

Prof. dr. Visscher published over 80 papers in peer-reviewed international journals. She is one of the authors of the latest edition of the guidelines of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain (AAOP), and was a member of the International Consortium that has introduced the Diagnostic Criteria for TMD (DC/TMD).