UCLA Orofacial Pain Clinic Director: Dr. Robert Merrill
Private Practice for Dr. Robert Merill and Dr. Andrew Pullinger at UCLA (310) 825-8082
$475 for consultation
To be seen by residents who are overseen by faculty doctor please call (310) 794-1929
$200 for consultation by resident overseen by faculty doctor.
USC Orofacial Pain Clinic (213) 740-3410 Patients are seen by residents on Tuesdays and Fridays only.
Director: Dr. Glenn Clark. Dr. Clark does not see patients.
Residents are overseen by Faculty Associate Dr. Ram Saravanan.
All patients would be seen by residents, and all residents would be overseen by Dr. Ram or other assisting faculty. Assisting faculty are always present when patients are seen by the resident.
925 West 34th Street, Den 127, Los Angeles, CA 90089
$ for initial exam if patient does not have insurance. $ for subsequent exams.
Fee information removed upon request by USC Dental School Faculty
Contracted with Blue Cross PPO and Aetna PPO. Medicare accepted. Medi-Cal accepted for pts under 21.
Dr. Susan Roche (909) 558-4960 is in private practice at the Faculty Dental Practices Center for Dentistry and Orthodontics located at 159 West Hospitality Lane, San Bernardino, CA 91408 First Floor, Suite 100
Loma Linda does not have a post graduate program in Orofacial pain. In other words, there are no dental school residents who see orofacial pain patients.
To schedule appointments with Dr. Susan Roche, please contact Vivian at ext. 53966 phone (909) 551-4960, press 1 and then extension 53966.
You can also request for Vivian to send you doctor referral forms for Dr. Roche.
Insurance procedures are billed under medical code procedures and not under dental code procedures.
The private practice no longer accepts Medicare. Procedures are also not a covered benefit under Medi-Cal.
Dr. Roche sees patients Wednesday afternoons and all day on Thursdays 8:15 am -4 pm
Initial Exam $385, Pano $98. Typical initial visit for TMJD consultation and imaging costs
is $759 for inital exam, tomogram, panorex. Around $125-$192 for subsequent visits.
$900 for TMJ stabilizer or orthotic
Western University of Health Sciences
UCSF Center for Orofacial Pain (415) 476-8298
513 Parnassus Avenue, Room S738
San Francisco, CA 94143-0476
Patients are mostly seen by faculty (Professors) Tues all day, Wed all day, Thurs morning
There is 1 resident on rotation Wednesdays
Contracted with the following HMO companies: Hill Physician, Marin IPA, Sutter, Palo Alto Medical Foundation
Not contracted with any PPO plans
Initial Consultation $488, Panoramic radiograph $130, MRI usually outsourced.
Follow-up visits usually range from $109-$174 depending on complexity.