Meet The Doctor

Rick Borquez, DDS

Westlake Village, CA Dentist

Rick Borquez, DDS

Dr. Borquez also has extensive training in treating TMJ, Facial Pain, Headaches and Sleep Apnea/Snoring disorders. He is board certified (one of three in the Santa Barbara/Ventura counties with a Diplomate status) from the American Academy of Orofacial Pain, www.aaop.org and is a member of the AADSM (American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine), www.aadsm.org. Dr. Borquez is on faculty at USC Dental School Orofacial Pain Clinic, instructing post-graduate dental students in all aspects of orofacial pain disorders. Please view the information regarding TMD/Facial Pain and Sleep disorders.

Dr. Borquez is dedicated to excellence. Feel confident when you call Dr. Borquez you will have made the right decision.

Faculty, USC Orofacial Pain Clinic
UCLA Dental School Graduate

Member

  • American Academy Orofacial Pain Clinic
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Headache Cooperative of the Pacific
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • Santa Barbara-Ventura County Dental Society

Community Services

  • Moorpark Boys and Girls Club- Board of Directors
  • Moorpark Rotary Club – Past President
  • Moorpark Chamber of Commerce- Past Board of Directors
  • Moorpark Food Pantry- Past Board of Directors
  • Moorpark Packers- Past Board of Directors

Lecturer

  • USC course: Temporomandibular Disorders (2009-present)
  • USC course: Sleep Apnea for Dentists (2009-present)
  • USC course: Neuropathic Pain Disorders and Headache (2009-present)
  • USC course: Medications for Orofacial Pain Disorders (2009-present)
  • Palm Springs Study Club: Temporomandibular Disorders (2012)
  • Kois Center, Seattle: Orofacial Pain Disorders That Mimic TMD (2012)
  • Southern California Kois Study Club: (2013)
         a. Traumatic Trigeminal Nerve Injuries
         b. Splints, NTI & Bruxism
  • Conejo Simi Implant Study Club: Traumatic Trigeminal Nerve Injuries (2013)

DEDICATED TO EXCELLENCE IN TREATING OROFACIAL PAIN DISORDERS AND SLEEP APNEA