Dentist

BLOOMINGTON, MN - JULY 29:  Protesters place stuffed animals on the sign of  Dr. Walter Palmer's River Bluff Dental Clinic to call attention to the alleged poaching of Cecil the lion on July 29, 2015 in Bloomington, Minnesota. According to reports, the 13-year-old lion was lured out of a national park in Zimbabwe and killed by Dr. Palmer, who had paid at least $50,000 for the hunt. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Yelp Users Attack Business Page Of Dentist Who Killed Beloved Lion

Yelp is seeing a spike in traffic this week as users flock to the website to bash Walter Palmer, the Minnesota dentist who became a social media target after he killed a beloved lion in Zimbabwe.

07/31/2015

Mia Farrow (credit: Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images)

Mia Farrow Faces Backlash For Tweeting Out Lion Dentist’s Address

Hundreds protest lion killing at dentist office, some thanks to Mia Farrow…

07/29/2015

Pacquiao Mouth Guard

Dentist Crafts Colorful Mouth Guard For Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao’s dentist Ed de la Vega molded Pacquiao’s mouth guard about six weeks ago to give the fighter time to acclimate to it.

05/02/2015

A dentist sees a young patient at the Health Trust Children's Dental Center (www.healthtrust.org)

Parents On Covered California Insurance Exchange Unable To Get Dentists For Kids

Pediatric dental care is supposed to be included in all policies sold on California’s Health Insurance exchange, but some parents say just because it’s included doesn’t mean it’s actually possible to get an appointment with a dentist who’ll treat kids.

03/17/2015

UCSF dentistry student Randhir Kaur, 37, was found dead in her Albany apartment. (Source: Bay City News)

UCSF Dental Student Found Dead In Albany Apartment

An Albany woman found dead in an apparent homicide in her apartment on Monday has been identified as a University of California at San Francisco dental school student.

03/11/2015

Remy, a therapy dog, sits on the lap of Jennifer Krull ahead of a dental procedure. (CBS)

Therapy Dog Puts Patients At Ease In Sunnyvale Dental Office

A Sunnyvale dental office is using a therapy dog to ease the anxiety of patients who fear the dentist’s drill.

10/13/2014

KPIX 5 reporter Joe Vazquez took this picture of State Sen. Leland Yee leaving the San Francisco federal courthouse after being indicted on March 26, 2014. (CBS)

Daly City Dentist Accused Of Conspiring With Leland Yee To Traffic Firearms Dies

A Daly City dentist accused of participating in a conspiracy with indicted state Sen. Leland Yee to import illegal weapons from the Philippines died early Tuesday, his attorney said Wednesday.

08/27/2014

The Studio Dental truck in San Francisco. (CBS)

Mobile Dentist’s Office Keeping Bay Area Tech Workers’ Teeth Clean

Bay Area tech companies offer perks like free lunches, on site dry cleaning and car washes as incentives to keep up employee productivity, and now they’re bringing the dentist to the office.

07/16/2014

Can I Pay For A Dentist With My Health Insurance?

For children, those younger than 19, dental care is a pediatric service that must be covered as an essential benefit.

03/20/2014

Damage to a Vallejo dental office following a smash and grab of laughing gas tanks. (CBS)

Thieves Smashing Up Vallejo Dental Offices To Steal Laughing Gas

Vallejo Dental Offices have been targeted in recent weeks by a series of smash-and-grab crimes targeting tanks of nitrous oxide.

10/25/2012

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