Dr. Syrop is recognized as a leading expert on Facial Pain and Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMJ, TMD) and in the treatment of sleep apnea and snoring with the use of oral appliances. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Orofacial Pain. Dr. Syrop has a philosophy that focuses on conservative care avoiding expensive and unnecessary treatment.
Patients with facial pain, TMD /TMJ or headaches often come in having failed previous treatments and with worries about their problem. Dr. Syrop’s goal is to educate patients, allay their fears and give them hope for the future. He is located in Rockefeller Center in the heart of New York City and also in Briarcliff Manor in Westchester New York. Throughout his career he has always combined private practice with academic involvement.
He was the director of the Facial Pain Program at Columbia University, College of Dental Medicine, and he is chief of the TMD facial pain service at Weill Cornell Medical Center and is Co-director of the TMD Facial Pain program at Touro College of Dental Medicine. He is the author of numerous articles about TMD and Facial pain; he is in demand as a speaker at scientific meetings.