Journal of Dentistry and Oral Health (JDOH)

ISSN No: 2332-4856


Aurelio A. Alonso

Assistant Professor
Case Western Reserve University


Dr. Alonso is a full-time Assistant Professor in the Department of Comprehensive Care, School of Dental Medicine at Case Western Reserve University. He is Diplomate of the American Board of Orofacial Pain and Fellow of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain. He graduated from the University of Ribeirão Preto, School of Dentistry, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil and earned his certificate in Prosthodontics from Sao Paulo State University, Araraquara, Brazil. His graduate training in Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD) and Orofacial Pain was from the UMDNJ New Jersey Dental School and University of Minnesota. He also has a Fellowship in Oral Medicine, MS degree in Dentistry and PhD in Oral Biology from the University of Minnesota. Dr. Alonso has published several abstracts and peer-reviews publications in the Prosthodontic and Orofacial Pain fields. Dr. Alonso is the TMD and Orofacial Pain course director for the undergraduate dental students and his research interests are in the fields of TMD, Orofacial Pain, Headaches and Sleep Disorders.

Research Interest

Prosthodontics, Temporomandibular Disorders, Orofacial Pain, Sleep Disorders, Headaches, Magnetoencephalography, Quantitative Sensory Testing.