Patricia A. Richard, M.D., D.M.D., is a board certified medical doctor and dentist specializing in pain management of the entire body, treatment of temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJ) and internal medicine, often as it relates to the spine, neck and head. She has treated more than 9,000 patients in her medical career.

Practice Areas:
  • Pain management
  • TMJ and facial pain
  • Headache and migraine pain
  • Arthritis pain and arthritic condition
  • Injury to the jaw
  • Medical acupuncture
  • Injury to the spine and back
  • Injury to the arms and legs
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Paralysis from stroke
  • Internal medicine conditions
  • Independent medical exams and evaluations

Types of Treatment:
  • Custom-made orthotics to realign jaw and improve bite
  • Injections, such as nerve blocks
  • Physical therapy for affected areas
  • Consultations for chiropractors, other dentists, internists,
       orthopedists, ear nose and throat specialists, university
       hospital doctors, and others
  • State of the art technology for diagnosing and treating various
  • Both traditional and alternative methods of treatment that help
       patients in the least invasive way possible