White Plains | Springfield, NJ


Woodbury | Hauppauge


At New York TMJ & Orofacial Pain you’ll find a team of highly educated and experienced doctors who have devoted our careers to helping people who suffer from Orofacial Pain, TMJ/TMD, headache , and sleep-related breathing disorders. Our practice philosophy is designed to allay your fears, educate you about your condition, validation your symptoms, and provide practical and evidence-based care to help you get better.


Donald R. Tanenbaum, DDS MPH

Board-Certified Specialist in Orofacial Pain

Dr. Donald R. Tanenbaum is a board-certified specialist who has dedicated his 40-year career to diagnosing and treating Orofacial Pain, TMD/TMJ, headache, and sleep-related breathing disorders. He believes every patient deserves compassion and personal attention. Dr. Tanenbaum is trusted by medical and dental specialists in nearly every discipline to care for their patients. He practices in our Manhattan, Hauppauge, and Woodbury offices.

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Steven S. Syrop, DDS

Board-Certified Specialist in Orofacial Pain

Dr. Steven Syrop has been dedicated to helping people suffering from painful TMJ/TMD, headache, and Orofacial Pain problems for over 40 years. His approach begins with getting to know each patient as a person in order to understand how pain is affecting their life. Dr. Syrop is highly regarded by his medical and dental colleagues, who confidently refer patients to him. He practices in our White Plains office.

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John E. Dinan, DMD MS

Board-Certified Orofacial Pain Specialist

Dr. John Dinan is a board-certified Orofacial Pain specialist who is dedicated to the treatment of TMJ/TMD disorders and related conditions. He believes an open patient-doctor relationship is key to understanding the cause of a patient’s pain and create a treatment plan. Dr. Dinan studied at top military medical institutions and has treated patients across the country. He practices in our Manhattan and Springfield, NJ offices.

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Mina M. Faiek, DMD MHA FACD

Board-Certified Orofacial Pain Specialist

Dr. Mina Faiek is a board-certified Orofacial Pain specialist who focuses on improving the quality of life for those suffering from TMJ/TMD and related disorders. His comforting approach allows patients to feel safe to openly share their concerns, fears, and goals. He thoroughly evaluates each individual’s unique condition to develop a tailored treatment for their specific needs. Dr. Faiek practices in our Hauppauge and Woodbury offices.

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Aimee Werfel, DDS

Licensed General Dentist

Dr. Aimee Werfel is a licensed general dentist with training in Orofacial Pain from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. She works side-by-side with Dr. Tanenbaum to diagnose and manage Orofacial Pain and TMJ/TMD problems. In addition to her clinical skills, Dr. Werfel’s quiet confidence imparts a sense of calm that integrates well with our practice philosophy. She practices in our Manhattan office.

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