Dentist

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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Best Places For Teeth Whitening In East Bay

You’re never fully dressed without a smile. If you are looking for a place to help your smile shine, consider the many approaches physicians have to offer when making you look your best.

CBS San Francisco–10/09/2012

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

HealthWatch: Drug Helps Counteract Numbness From Dental Work

Bay Area dental patients that don’t like dealing with a day of face numbness may be in luck thanks to a drug that promises to counteract the local anesthetic that dentists use.

01/24/2012

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

ConsumerWatch: Dentists See Fewer Patients Due To Economy

It used to be that most people saw a dentist twice a year, without fail. But dentists say they are also falling prey to the stagnant economy.

12/02/2011

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