Connie Bromaghim, PT

Physical Therapist,

Connie Bromaghim

Contact Info

broma001@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-626-0410

Fax 612-626-0138

Physical Therapist


BS, University of Minnesota, 1977

Summary

Ms. Bromaghim has a variety of clinical experience in physical therapy rehab and outpatient care. She helped establish the present TMD clinic with Dr. Jim Fricton and Dr. Kate Hathaway in 1981, providing physical therapy evaluation and treatment for jaw, headache, and neck pain patients. As part of her appointment with the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, she has been involved with teaching both Orofacial Pain residents and PT students. She also had the privilege of assisting in research studies with Dr. Fricton and Karen Decker, PT.

Ms. Bromaghim has now returned, part-time, to the TMD, Orofacial Pain and Dental Sleep Medicine Clinic after having managed her husband’s general dental practice for over 30 years. She continues to work on-call for Minnesota Head and Neck Pain Clinic.

Research

Publications

Friction J, Hathaway K, Bromaghim C. Interdisciplinary Management of TMJ and Craniofacial Pain: Characteristics and outcome. J. Craniofacial Disord Oral Facial Pain 1988; 1:1-16.

Friction J, Bromaghim C, Kroening R. Physical Evaluation: The Need for a Standardized Examination In: TMJ and Craniofacial Pain: Diagnosis and Management. St. Louis: Ishiyaku EuroAmerica, Inc. 1988.

Decker K, Bromaghim C. Utilizing Physical Therapy in the Treatment of Tempormandibular Disorders In: Clark's Clinical Dentistry Philadelphia: Lippincott 1994.

Decker K, Bromaghim C., Friction J. Physical Therapy for Tempormandibular Disorders and Orofacial Pain In: Friction J and Dunbar R, ed. Advances in Pain Research and Therapy New York: Mosby 2003.