Dr. C.G. Brodie-Brockwell
in Dentistry from McGill University, Montreal, Canada in 1948
with high honours, including the Lieut. Governor's Medal and the
Montreal Dental Club Prize.
1949, he took charge of the Red Cross Dental Clinics in
Montreal. A year later he started his private practice in
Lachine, Quebec, where he began his research on MIGRAINE.
was at that time that Dr.
Brodie-Brockwell realized Mandibular (jaw) movements
create basic angles, the size of which can influence the
intensity of MIGRAINE
headaches. He named these angles, "The
Brodie-Brockwell Excursal Angles".
1969, he lectured at the combined International/Ontario Dental
Association Convention in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and later to
other Dental Societies in Ontario, Canada.
a clinic at the Annual British Dental Society Convention in
Bournemouth, England and lectured to the International
Gnathological Society in London, England. He gave other lectures
in the United Kingdom as well.
1998, Dr. Brodie-Brockwell
received an award from the Ontario Dental Association in
acknowledgement of his 50 years of service in
Brodie-Brockwell's book about the Dental causes and
treatment of MIGRAINE
entitled, "The Myofascial Syndrome
Its Causes and Treatment", is a culmination of
his life's work into the Dental triggers of MIGRAINE.