Jeffrey Crandall, DDS
Dr. Crandall completed his dental training at Temple University School of Dentistry in 1974 and the General Practice Dental Residency at the Medical Center Hospital of Vermont in 1975. In 1984 Dr. Crandall received a Certificate for completion of the extended program in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD) at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
Dr. Crandall has maintained a referral-based practice limited to TMD and Orofacial Pain since 1984. He is a member of the Attending Staff in Surgery and a preceptor for the General Practice Dental Residency at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington, Vermont. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orofacial Pain (OFP) and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain (AAOP) and the International College of Dentists. He was President of the American Orofacial Pain Academy in 2010-2011 and served as acting president for the AAOP in 2011-2012. Dr. Crandall is serving on the Board of Directors for the American Board of Orofacial Pain as well as the Board of Directors of the American Board of Dental Specialties from 2014 to 2020.
He has presented many programs on a local and national level and has served as a planner for several national courses presented by the American Academy of Orofacial Pain. In the 1990s Dr. Crandall served a major role in the legislative process that resulted in a revision of the Vermont law which governs medical insurance companies located within the state. This law states that these insurance companies must provide benefits for patients who experience OFP and TMD and allow dentists such as Dr. Crandall to bill for these services.
Andres Pinto, DMD
Dr. Pinto received his DMD from the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, and residency training in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Penn Health System (Oral Medicine). He also received advanced training in Orofacial Pain and Dental Sleep Medicine at the University of Kentucky and Tufts University in Boston, and residency training in Dental Public Health at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. He completed several graduate degrees, including an MBA in Health Care Administration at the Weatherhead School of Management and the Cleveland Clinic.
Dr. Pinto has 20 years of experience in delivering compassionate care to patients with disorders such as burning mouth syndrome, temporomandibular disorders, facial neuralgias, chronic and acute oral lesions, dental sleep medicine, and maxillofacial manifestations of autoimmune disorders. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Medicine (2004) and the European Association of Oral Medicine (2011) and holds a Fellowship in the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (United Kingdom). Dr. Pinto is the current President-Elect of the American Academy of Oral Medicine, and an active contributor to the scientific literature, with more than 100 published papers, abstracts, and editorials. He is the co-editor of a book on clinical risk assessment in Dental Medicine and delivered more than 80 presentations and CE courses in the United States and abroad.