Dr. Busciglio


David J. Busciglio, DMD

Dr. David Busciglio

 

After practicing general dentistry for 17 years, Dr. Busciglio developed an interest in the treatment of TMJ Disorders, Craniofacial Pain, Snoring, and Sleep Apnea. His practice is now exclusive to these disorders. Dr. Busciglio continues to attend numerous continuing education courses to stay current in updated treatment, technology, and equipment. He has completed hundreds of hours of training specifically in TMJ, Craniofacial Pain, and Sleep Apnea courses and is committed to learning and developing additional skills in these areas.

Dr. Busciglio was born and raised in Tampa, Florida and received his undergraduate education from the University of South Florida. Dr. Busciglio graduated with honors from the University of Florida College of Dentistry with his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in 1994. He placed in the top 10% of his class and received several prestigious scholastic and technical achievement awards, including the Thomas P. Hinmann Award.

Board Certified
• American Board of Craniofacial Pain

Board Eligible
• American Board of Craniofacial Dental Sleep Medicine
• American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine

Member
• American Academy of Craniofacial Pain (Fellow)
• American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
• International Association for Orthodontics

Speaking Engagements

  • 2012     TMJ & Craniofacial Pain               Tampa Dental Study Club
  • 2013     TMJ & Craniofacial Pain               Tampa Dental Study Club
  • 2014     TMJ Disorders & Sleep Apnea     Florida Family Medical Clinic
  • 2015     TMJ Disorders                              Tampa Dental Study Club
  • 2015     TMJ & Craniofacial Pain               Bradenton Dental Club
  • 2015     TMJ & Craniofacial Pain               Hillsborough County Dental Association
  • 2015     TMJ & Craniofacial Pain               Brandon Hospital
  • 2015     TMJ & Craniofacial Pain               Hillsborough County Dental Research Clinic
  • 2016     TMJ & Craniofacial Pain               Polk County Dental Association
  • 2018     TMJ & Craniofacial Pain               USF Division of Allergy and Immunology

Continuing Education

  • TMJ Comprehensive Therapy
  • TMJ Comprehensive Therapy & Treatment Hands On
  • Exam, Diagnosis and Treatment of TMJ Disorders
    • TMJ Tomography x-rays and Diagnostics
    • Orthotic Appliances and Adjustments
    • Therapeutic Modalities
  • Introduction to BioPAK Diagnostics
  • Aesthetic Advantage Level I
  • Aesthetic Advantage Level II
  • Invisalign Orthodontics
  • Smile Design course
  • 15th Annual Headache & Pain Symposium
  • Biometric Diagnostics
    • Certification in Biometric Diagnostics
  • Treatment of Headaches and Migraines with NTI Appliance Therapy
  • Bio Research Conference
    • Advanced JVA Interpretation
    • BioPAK in the Courtroom
    • TMD/Craniofacial Pain and Diagnostically Guided Treatment
    • TMD and Sleep Apnea
  • American Academy of Craniofacial Pain Conference
    • Clinical Approach to TMJ, TMD and Sleep Disorder
    • Diagnosis & Treatment of SBD and OSA in Kids
    • Management & Treatment of Temporomandibular Disorders
    • CBCT & MRI Diagnosis
  • Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Dentistry Conference
    • Bruxism, Breathing & Pain
    • Pediatric Sleep Disordered Breathing
    • Leg Movements in Sleep
    • Transportation Sleep Medicine
    • Complicated Airways Require Strategic Planning
    • Future of Sleep Dentistry
  • Residency Program – American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, Dallas, TX
    • Head, Neck and TMJ Anatomy
    • TMJ and Craniofacial Clinical Exam
    • Radiographic, CT and MRI imaging
    • Differential Diagnosis
    • Craniofacial & Neuropathic Pain Syndromes
    • Cranial Nerve Evaluation and Range of Motion Evaluation
    • Head & Neck Anatomy Related to Muscular & TMJ Disorders and Craniofacial Pain
    • Therapeutic Modalities for Muscle Disorders
    • Trigger Point Injection Therapy
    • Prolotherapy Injection Therapy
    • Appliance Designs for TMJ & TMD Disorders
    • Temporary Orthotic Appliance Fabrication
    • Common Craniofacial Pain Disorders, Diagnostics & Therapeutic Injections
    • Electrotherapy in the Management of Craniofacial Pain
    • Ultrasound & Iontophoresis in the Management of Craniofacial Pain
    • Spray & Stretch Technique for Craniofacial Pain
    • Principles of Occlusion
    • Pharmacologic Management of the Craniofacial Pain Patient
    • Perpetuating Factors of Myofascial Disorders
    • Causes of Myofascial Treatment Failure
    • Computerized Mandibular Scanning & Electromyography
    • Joint Vibration Analysis
    • Neuromuscular Philosophy
    • Orthodontics and Occlusion
    • Growth & Development of the Craniofacial Complex
    • Orthodontic Diagnosis & Cephalometric Analysis
    • Orthodontic Treatment for the TMD Patient
    • Treatment Protocol if TMD Problems Return During/After Orthodontics
    • Orthodontic Treatment for Airway Management
    • Basics of Sleep in Adults and Pediatrics
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Pediatric Development and OSA
    • Treatment Options for OSA the Patient
    • Oral Appliances for OSA – Selection and Treatment Procedures
    • Alternative Medicine
    • Introduction to Acupuncture and Auriculotherapy
  • American Academy of Craniofacial Pain Conference
    • Cardiovascular Complications of Sleep Disorders
    • Sleep Disordered Breathing in Women
    • How Patient’s Anatomy & Physiology Affect Appliance Selection
    • Pharmacological Interventions in Sleep Medicine
  • Dental Sleep Medicine Seminar
  • American Academy of Craniofacial Pain Conference
    • Guiding Craniofacial Growth and Development from Primary Dentition
    • Replicating Final Orthotic Position in Stage II Reconstruction
    • Treatment of Motor Movement Disorders
    • Temporomandibular Muscle and Joint Disorder
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Medical Significance of Temporomandibular Dysfunction Disorder
  • TMJ Disorders, Craniofacial Pain and Orthodontics
    • TMJ Tomography & MRI Imaging
    • Unlocking Procedure for Non-Reducing TMJ Disc
    • Orthotic Appliances and Adjustments
    • Phase II Orthodontics after TMJ Treatment
    • Therapeutic Modalities
  • The Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Disciplines Conference
  • Orthodontics
    • Treatment Planning
    • Functional Appliances
    • TMJ Exam
    • Joint Vibration Analysis
    • Orthodontics for TMJ Disorders
    • Airway and Craniofacial Growth
  • Dental Sleep Course
    • Patient Screening for OSA
    • Understanding Sleep Studies
    • Types of Oral Appliances
    • OASYS Oral Nasal Airway Appliance
    • Oral Appliance Speech Therapy
    • Side Effects of Oral Appliance Wear
    • Oral Appliance Follow-up and Titrations
  • American Academy of Craniofacial Pain Conference
    • You Can’t Do It Alone: Working with an ENT and Sleep Physician
    • Assessing and Treating Tongue-tie
    • OSA in 2015: What’s Current and What’s Coming?
    • Sleep Studies: What Does All that Information Really Mean?
    • Occlusion and TMD in Everyday Practice
    • Physiological Dentistry: Airway, Restorative Dentistry, Sleep, Pain, Performance and Heart Rate Variability
    • Homo Erectus: I Stand Before I Sway
  • Advanced Orthodontics
    • Airway Obstruction
    • Uses of Orthopedic Appliances
    • Diagnosis and Treatment of Patients with Temporomandibular Dysfunction
    • Oral Appliance Therapy for Sleep Apnea
    • Orthognathic Surgery and Dentofacial Orthopedics in Adult Class II Division 1 Treatment
    • Guidelines for Anterior Repositioning Therapy
    • Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disordered Breathing
    • Joint Vibration Analysis
  • Orthodontic Case Finishing
    • Biokinetics in Orthodontic Tooth Movement
    • Clinical and Histological Responses
    • Principles of Anchorage
    • Principles of Biomechanics
    • Moments and Forces
    • Magnitude of Force and Types of Movements
    • Mulligan Mechanics
  • Bio Research Conference
    • TMD/Sleep Connection
    • Regeneration of Extremely Damaged Joints: Is it Possible?
    • Advanced BioPAK Interpretation
    • TMD to Restorative Transition
    • Neural Occlusion Screening Before DTR (Disclusion Timed Reduction)
    • Piper Classification for TMJ Staging
  • Sleep Related Breathing Disorders & Craniofacial Pain for Adults & Children
    • Screening for OSA in Your Practice
    • Imaging- CBCT / X-ray / MRI
    • Motor Nerve Reflex Evaluation
    • Electrodiagnostics (JVA, Jaw Tracking, EMG)
    • Airway & TMJ Neuroanatomy
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Headaches
    • Recapturing discs
    • Orthotic Design & Indications
    • Principles of Pharmacology
    • Disorders that Frequently Cause TMJ Pain
    • Typical and Atypical Neuralgias
    • Fibromyalgia Syndrome
    • Pediatrics Obstructive Sleep Apnea
    • Phase II Orthodontics
  • Motor Nerve Reflex Testing
    • Evaluation of the Nervous System
    • Neuropostural Assessment
    • Diagnostic procedures
  • Neurological Aspects of Dentistry and TMJ in Relation to Movement Disorders
    • Connections of the TMJ to the Central Nervous System
    •  What Neurological Disorders is TMJ Disorder Associated With
      • Tourette’s Syndrome
      • Cervical Dystonia
      • Oral Dystonia
      • Spasmodic Torticollis
      • Paroxysmal Kinesigenic Dyskinesia
      • Blepharospasm (eye blinking disorder)
      • Spasmodic Torticollis
      • Meige Syndrome
  • Transforming a Generation
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children
    • Oral Evaluation in the Pediatric Patient
    • Upper Airway Obstruction and Effects on Craniofacial Growth
  • Advances in Dental Sleep Medicine Conference
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Predictability of Oral Appliances
    • Responders vs. Non-Responders
    • New Technology in Predicting Successful Oral Appliance Therapy
    • Loop-Gain Effect
      • Effect of CO2 Levels in the blood
      • Central Sleep Apnea and Oral Appliances
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia – Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders & Craniofacial Pain for Adults and Children
    • Identifying Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders and Its Inter-relationship with Craniofacial Pain
    • Diagnosis and Treatment Options for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
    • Joint Vibration Analysis and Data Interpretation
    • Cone Beam CT Scan in Evaluation of Jaw Joint and Airway Pathology
      • Cone Beam CT Interpretation
    • Phonetic Bite Registration and Pharyngometry
    • Diagnosis, Indications & Protocols for Appliance Determination
    • Patient Examination
    • Polysomnogram and Home Sleep Testing
      • Indications, Evaluation and Data Interpretation
    • TMJ Unlocking Techniques & Procedures
      • Clearing All Motor Reflex
      • Sphenopalantine Ganglion Block
      • Trigger Point Release
      • Opening Qi
      • Prolotherapy for Ligament Laxity
      • TMJ Injections
      • Manual Manipulation
    • Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea
      • Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment
  • American Academy of Craniofacial Pain Conference
    • Tongue-Tie & Myofascial Dysfunction
    • Normalising Breathing Volume for Craniofacial Dysfunction
    • Sympathetic Nerve Dysfunction in Maxillofacial Region
    • Frictional Dental Hypersensitivity and Neural Occlusion Screening
    • From Dentistry to Medicine
    • Orthodontic Concepts: You Can’t Expand Your Way Out of an Antero-posterior Problem
    • The Future of Orofacial Health