The dental pain research clinic located within the Phase I clinic in Austin, Texas, conducts acute pain trials using the impacted third molar model. Our reputation for successful compound separation with this pain model is well-established and acknowledged by major pharmaceutical companies with analgesic research programs.
The clinic, which has been in operation since 1983, provides patient recruitment, offers broad capabilities and has proven clinical expertise in simple and complex study designs including:
- Single dose
- Multiple dose
- Pharmacokinetic studies
- Overnight-stay studies
Subject Recruitment at the Dental Pain Research Clinic
The location of the dental pain research clinic in Austin, Texas, makes it well situated for efficient subject recruitment. The diverse population exceeds 1 million people and includes approximately 100,000 students at six local colleges.
For an online tour of PPD’s dental pain research clinic, view our video.
Expertise at the Dental Pain Research Clinic
The dental pain research clinic professional staff includes:
- On-site board-certified oral surgeon investigators
- Dental study project managers
- Analgesic nurse coordinators
- On-site quality control personnel
- Recruiting coordinators
- Data managers