PD Dr. med., Dr. med. dent. Dominik Ettlin

Academic Educator (Privatdozent) for Orofacial Pain and Temporomandibular Disorders

Contact: E-Mail: dominik.ettlin@zzm.uzh.ch
Qualifications: PD Dr. med., Dr. med. dent.
Affiliation: Clinic of Masticatory Disorders

Clinical Specialisations

Oral Medicine, Orofacial Pain, Temporomandibular Disorders

Research Interests

  • Interdisciplinary management of complex orofacial pain disorders
  • Neural mechanisms related to central processing of trigeminally mediated stimuli.
  • Basic and clinical science of disorders of the temporomandibular joint and related structures.

Selected publications

Ettlin DA, Hao Z, Lutz K, Järmann T, Meier D, Gallo LM, Jaencke L, Palla S. Cortical Activation Resulting From Painless Vibrotactile Dental Stimulation Measured By Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI). J.Dent. Res. 83(10):757-761, 2004

Ettlin DA, Mang H, Colombo V, Palla S, Gallo LM. Stereometric assessment of TMJ space variation by occlusal splints. J Dent Res. 87(9):877-81, 2008.

Ettlin DA, Brügger M, Meier M, Keller T, Lüchinger R, Barlow A, Palla S, Jäncke L, Lutz K. Taking sides with pain – lateralization aspects related to cerebral processing of dental pain. Front. Hum. Neurosci. 5(12): 1-13, 2011.

Svensson P,  Baad-Hansen L,  Pigg M, List T, Eliav E, Ettlin D, Michelotti A, Tsukiyama Y, Matsuka Y, Jääskeläinen Sk,  Essick G, Greenspan Jd, Drangsholt M. Guidelines and recommendations for assessment of somatosensory function in oro-facial pain conditions – a taskforce report. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation 38(5):366-94, 2011.

Brügger M, Lutz K, Brönnimann B, Luechinger R, Barlow A, Jäncke L, Ettlin DA. Tracing toothache intensity in the brain. J Dent Res. 91(2): 156-60, 2012.

Ettlin DA, Gaul C. Myoarthropathie des Kausystems (Craniomandibuläre Dysfunktion). In: Brandt / Diener / Gerloff (Hrsg.) Therapie und Verlauf neurologischer Erkrankungen. 6., vollständig überarbeitete Auflage 2012. Kohlhammer (ISBN 978-3-17-021674-7)

Publications in ZORA (Zurich Open Repository and Archive)