March 31-April 1, 2017

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Carlos Capmourteres, DDS, MICCMOAs President of the South American Section of ICCMO that will host the 19th International Meeting of this College in 2017, I would like to extend to all my colleagues and friends my cordial invitation to participate in this important meeting, where science and friendship will intertwine with each other creating the special and unique spirit of this college.

Next year's 19th Annual International Congress of ICCMO will be held at the Panamericano Buenos Aires Hotel located in the center of the city providing a historical view including magnificent details of Buenos Aires architecture, domes, century-old buildings, modern skyscrapers, the privileged view of the obelisk, Colon Theatre, the Palace of Justice and 9 de Julio Avenue.

It is one block from the mythical Corrientes Avenue, home of the most famous theaters and shows in the country and just a ten minute walk from the fashionable Recoleta and Puerto Madera areas.

Join us in one of the most beautiful cities in the world and let us expand your mind in the world of Neuromuscular Dentistry.  All the South American Section members are waiting to welcome you. It´s a meeting not to be missed!

Carlos Capmourteres, DDS, MICCMO
President-ElectInternational Section of ICCMO
President, South America Section of ICCMO



Thursday, March 30, 2017
1:00pm-4:30pm ICCMO Board of Regents Meeting (Everyone is welcome to attend!)
7:00pm President Welcome Reception Dinner in the Museo del Jamon Puerto Madero

Friday, March 31, 2017
8:00 – 8:30am Welcome: (Dr Robert Jankelson International President & Dr Carlos Capmourteres, South America Section President)

8:30 – 9:10am 'Why understanding of tooth eruption is significant to the development of Occlusion in NM dentistry"
“Por Qué es necesaria  la Erupción Dentaria en el Desarrollo de la Oclusión Neuromuscular en Odontología”

Dr. Martyn Thomas Canada North America Section)

9:10 – 9:50am “Sphenopalatine Ganglion Blocks”
"Técnica intrabucal de bloqueo de Ganglio Esfenopalatino”
(Dr. Ira Shapira  USA North America Section)

9:50 – 10:10a   "Evaluation of swallowing using Scan6 in children"
"Evaluacion de la Deglucion utilizando el Scan 6 en ninos"
(Dr. Takahiko Ueda Japan Section)

10:10 – 10:30am     Morning Break and Exhibits

10:30 –11:10 am   “Various Neuromuscular Approach to the General Dental Practice”
(Dr. Masato Ikeda  Japan Section)

11:10am – 11:50am   "What is occlusion for French NM dentists"
"Qué es la oclusión para los odontólogos Neuromusculares Franceses”
(Dr. Jean Claude Cambadazou French Section)

11:50am – 12:10am   “Influence of Pelvic Position in the Masticatory Muscle Tension”
"Influencia de la posición pélvica en la tensión de los músculos masticatorios”
(Dr. Klaus R. Hoffler German Section)

12:10 – 1:30pm        Lunch

1:30pm – 2:10pm "The Holistic Dental Matrix, How Teeth Can Control Your Health and Well-being"
"La Matrix Dental Holistica, Como Los Dientes Pueden Controlar la Salud y el Bienstar"
(Dr. Nicholas Meyer, USA North America Section)

1:50pm – 2:30pm    “How to improve and/or prevent the effectiveness, sustainability and relapse tendency of myocentric occlusion”
“Negative influences on centric relation resulting from ascending aspects such as static disorder of the pelvis and foot (propioceptive insoles and osteopathy- CMD therapy)”
(Dr. Wolfgang Tatzel German Section)

2:30- 2:50pm    “A novel myocentric therapy and supportive physical therapy for the treatment of TMD – associated symptoms such as atypical headache and facial pain, back pain, dizziness and chronic tinnitus”
Dr. Ralf-Günther Meiritz Alemania)

2:50 – 3:20pm Afternoon Break and Exhibits

3:20 – 3:50pm “The role of Physiologic Neuromuscular Dentists in resolving Postural discrepancies leading to global health symptoms”
(Dr. Prabu Raman Lecture USA North America Section)

3:50 – 4:30pm “The Power of the Physiological Occlusion in the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea"
"Apnea Obstructiva del Sueño“
(Dr. Konstantin Ronkin Russia Section)

4:30 – 4:50pm “Before and After the Neuromuscular Dentistry in the Orthodontic Treatment, Aesthetic and Postural Changes”
"Un antes y un  después de la Neuromuscular para la Ortodoncia. Cambios estéticos y posturales
(Dr. Graciela Maffia South America Section/ Dr. Graciela Bruzzone South America Section)

4:50 – 5:10pm  “Asymmetry-Clinical Cases” “Neuromuscular Approach”
"Asimetría-Casos Clínicos” “Enfoque Neuromuscular”
(Dr. Claudio Grimberg South America Section / Dr. Maria Minervini South America Section)

5:10 – 5:30pm  “Etiology of Occlusal Disorders: Statistical Study on 653 Patients"
(Dr. Christophe Ghrenassia, French Section)

5:30 – 5:50pm  “Morphofunctional state assessment in patients after orthodontic treatment of primary or secondary adentia with forcible reduction of dentitions”
( Dr. Tatiana Klimova / Dr. Nabi Nabiev, Italian Section)

7:30 Fellowship/Mastership Convocation and Dinner

Saturday, April 1, 2017
8:00 – 8:40am “A collaboration of two Neuromuscular dentists to provide Initial and Long-term TMD Treatment
"La colaboración de dos odontólogos neuromusculares para realizar el tratamiento inicial y a largo plazo del paciente con Disfunción Temporomandibular”
(Dr. Barry Cooper USA North America Section / Dr. Frederick Stange USA North America Section)

8:40 – 9:20am “Neuromuscular Coronoplasty/Equilibration”
"Coronoplastía Neuromuscular”
(Dr. Robert Jankelson  USA North America Section)

9:20 – 9:40am “Management of Essential Palatal Myoclonus using NMD concepts”
"Manejo del Myoclonus Palatino Esencial utilizando conceptos Neuromusculares”
(Dr. Rajesh Raveendranathan India North America Section)

9:40 – 10:10am “Neuromuscular Resolution: A Case in point with Permanent Solution”
“Resolución Neuromuscular: Un ejemplo de ello con Resolución Permanente"
(Dr. Sam Kherani USA North America Section)

10:10 – 10:40am Morning Break and Exhibits

10:40 - 11:10am “TMJ Dysfunction: Surgeon versus Gnathologist, A Diagnostic Problem”
(Dr. Roberto Cornalba Italy Section)

11:10 – 11:30am “Condylar Fractures –Neuromuscular Resolution-Case Report”
“Fracturas Condilares-Resolución Neuromsucular-Caso Clínico”
(Dr. Mónica Ezquerra South America Section / Dr. Maria C. Gil South America Section)

11:30 – 11:50am "A Clinical Case Report of Prosthetic Restoration Based on Neuromuscular Concept-Using Golden Proportion and Golden Vertical"
"Caso Clinico de Rehabilitation Protesica Basada en los Conceptos Neuromusculares-Utilizando el Metodo de la Proporcion Divina" (Dr. Masateru Miyoshi, Japan Section)

11:50 – 12:10am "Discussion of the Efficacy of the Multi Loop Edgewise Archwire in Occlusal Reconstruction Based on the Neueromuscular Concept
"Dicusion de la Eficacia del Arco Multi Loop Edgewise en la Reconstruccion Oclusal Basada en Conceptos Neuromusculares" (Dr. Tsuguyasu Sasaki, Japan Section)

12:10am-1:30pm   Lunch

1:30 – 2:10pm   "Control of Sleep Bruxism"
"Control del Bruxismo Nocturno" (Dr. Andrea Deregibus Italy Section)

2:10 – 2:30pm  “The importance of the First Appointment and Dental/Medical History. Prosthetic Treatment: Clinical Case”
"La importancia de la Primera Cita y de la Historia Clínica. Tratamiento Protésico: Caso Clínico”
(Dr. Silvia Clemente South America Section / Dr. Florencia Gonzalez South America Section)

2:30 – 2:50pm   "Cranial Aspects in TMJ Dysfunction Diagnostics"
"Aspectos Craneales en el Diagnostico de la Disfunction Articular" (Dr. Sergey Shestopalov Russia Section)

2:50 – 3:10pm   Afternoon Break and Exhibits

3:10 – 3:30pm  "Consider the Neuromuscular Concept by discussing cases with longer history than ten years"
"Consideraciones de los Conceptos Neuromusculares a Traves de la Discusion de Casos Clinicos con 10 Anos de Control"
(Dr. Hisashi Takamatsu, Japan Section)

3:30 – 3:50pm  "The Production of Removable Myo-dentures based on the Neuromuscular Concept-Determination of a proper denture space through observation of muscle movement"
"La Produccion de Myo-Protesis Removibles Basadas en los Conceptos Neuromusculares-Determinacion del Espacio Dental Apropiado a traves de la Observacion de los Movimientos Musculares" (Dr. Taro Aoki, Japan Section)

3:50 – 4:10pm  “Complex Rehabilitation of the Patients with Head and Neck Defects”
(Dr David Nazaryan, Russia Section)

4:10 – 4:30pm "Strategies in Neuromuscular Cranio Mandibular Treatments"
"Estrategias en tratamientos Craneomandibulares y Neurmusculares"
(Dr. Jorge Pavic Music, South American Section)

4:30 – 4:50pm   "Application of the Principles of Neuromuscular Occlusion in Orthodontic Treatment"
"Aplicacion de los Principios de la Oclusion Neuromuscular en el Tratamiento de la Ortodoncia"
(Dr. Igor Martynov Russia Section)

4:50 – 5:10pm   "The Neuromuscular Concept in Restorative Treatment with Multiple and Total Implant Cases"
"El Concepto Neuromuscular en el Tratamiento de Rehabilitacion Protesica con implantes"
(Dr. Levon Snegerov Russia Section)

5:10 – 5:30pm  “K7 vs. Sicat Jaw Motion Tracker/Analog meets completely digital-Case Report about two different therapeutic approaches in gaining occlusal splint"
"Caso Clinico acerca de dos diferentes miradass terapeuticas en la construcion de un intermediario oclusal"
(Dr. Steffen Fabel German Section / Dr. Gertrud Fabel German Section)

5:30 pm Final Closure

5:30-6:00 pm Posters

7:00pm DINNER TANGO SHOW Your presence must be confirmed in advanced

Companion Options:

Guest Package is $350 and includes a Buenos Aires City Tour** scheduled for April 1.

OPTIONAL TOUR:  History & Arts of Tigre** scheduled for March 31. $69 USD

**Must be registered in advance.


Come join us for this extraordinary event!

Panamericano Hotels & Resorts

Member Registration

  • Before 1/1/17: $800
  • After 1/1/17: $850

Non-Member Registration

  • Before 1/1/17: $950
  • After 1/1/17: $1050
  • Office Staff: $450

Guest Package: $350