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Meet Michael Simmons, DMD, FAGD, MSc, MPH

Dr. Michael Simmons received his D.M.D. from The University of Pennsylvania school of dental medicine in 1981. After 5 years in general dental practice, he returned to UCLA to complete two years training in TMJ and pain management. He has lectured internationally and has served as a part time lecturer at UCLA since 1987. In addition he is a clinical assistant professor at USC.

  • Masters in Public Health – UCLA’s Fielding School of Public Health.
  • Master of Science in Sleep Medicine – University of Sydney Medical School
  • Diplomate, American Board of Orofacial Pain
  • Diplomate, American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Fellowship in Pain Management, UCLA School of Medicine
  • Fellowship, American Academy of Orofacial Pain
  • Fellowship, Academy of General Dentistry
  • Director – Accredited Dental Sleep Medicine Facility (two facilities)
Dr. Simmons