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Best Dentists in Redlands, CA

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529 Brookside Avenue, Redlands, CA 92373 Rating

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4.9 (149)
4.5 (66)
4.8 (37)

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King House Dental Group is a Redlands-based dental practice serving people of all ages in the surrounding communities. Dr. Steve Tatevossian can provide everything from simple cleanings and tooth-colored fillings to sealants that prevent tooth decay in children and laser gum sculpting to remove excess tissue. Dr. Tatevossian is a member of many societies and associations, including the American and California Dental associations. In 2011 he was honored with the Fox Network Top Doc Doctors and Dentists Award.

233 Cajon Street, Redlands, CA 92373 Rating

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5.0 (25)
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John Cesario DDS - Redlands Family Dental is a friendly and local practice founded in 1988 that offers general, cosmetic, and restorative treatments for people of all ages. Dr. John J. Cesario and his team of dental assistants provide treatment processes that employ the latest technologies and materials to make patients' visits as comfortable as possible, such as prosthetics that gently couple with the tissue and biocompatible materials that won't irritate smiles.

5 East Citrus, Redlands, CA 92373 Rating

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5.0 (323)
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5.0 (42)

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Karin Hatami DDS is a dentist based in Redlands who has been honing her skills in general and cosmetic dentistry since 1992. The practice's procedures are suitable for all ages and include emergency treatments, infant tongue-tie, fillings, crowns, and teeth whitening. Dr. Hatami also performs routine dental hygiene services, fits dentures and crowns, and offers pain-free treatments using the practice's Solea Laser. Inland Empire Magazine voted Dr. Hatami #1 dentist two years in a row.

224 North Riverside Avenue, Rialto, CA 92376 Rating

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5.0 (4)
5.0 (1)

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David A. Roecker, D.D.S. provides patients in Rialto, California with quality dental care. Dr. Roecker belongs to numerous professional societies, including the Tri-County Dental Society, California Dental Association, Delta Sigma Delta Dental Fraternity, and the American Dental Association. He built his practice on the dual foundation of a commitment to modern dental technologies and a compassionate attitude toward every patient. Services offered include general dentistry, crowns, dentures, implants, TMJ therapy, endodontics, Zoom! Teeth Whitening, traditional at-home tray whitening, veneers, and more. The office accepts more major PPO dental insurance and also offers financing through CareCredit. Patients praise Dr. Roecker's personal touch and the quality of the care he provides.

211 East State Street, Redlands, CA 92373 Rating

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5.0 (152)
5.0 (114)

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State Street Dental is a dental practice in Redlands offering a full range of dental services, including prevention services, restorative and cosmetic dental procedures, implants, and Invisalign. In addition, many procedures offered can be undertaken under sedation and using sleep dentistry to eliminate dental anxiety in patients who experience it. A welcoming atmosphere complete with TVs on the ceiling and home-like furnishings are meant to make patients feel at ease. Emergency, after-hours care is available.

Compare our Top Dentists

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
King House Dental Group & Orthodontics
529 Brookside Avenue, Redlands, CA 92373
John J. Cesario, DDS
233 Cajon Street, Redlands, CA 92373
Karin Hatami D.D.S
5 East Citrus, Redlands, CA 92373
David A. Roecker, D.D.S.
224 North Riverside Avenue, Rialto, CA 92376
State Street Dental
211 East State Street, Redlands, CA 92373


  • Introduction

    Dentists are medical professionals who diagnose and treat a wide range of conditions that occur with the teeth, oral mucosa, and disorders of the jaw, such as TMJ. There are several areas of dentistry that include orthodontics, pediatric, oral and maxillofacial surgery, and cosmetics.

    People visit the dentist for basic wellness check-ups and exams, dental treatments for issues such as gum disease and periodontitis, and restorative cosmetic procedures. Dentists help patients with various issues, ranging from filling cavities and straightening teeth with braces to tooth extractions and treatment for conditions such as bruxism, also known as teeth grinding.

    When left untreated, conditions such as cavities and damaged or cracked teeth can lead to abscesses and infections, and dentists help by treating and preventing further damage.
  • Is it safe to go to the dentist?

    It's safe to go to the dentist, even during the COVID-19 pandemic, thanks to the strict infection control guidelines that dentists have followed for many decades. At all times, dentists follow ADA and CDC protocols to ensure patient safety.

  • When should a baby go to the dentist?

    The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry advises parents to schedule the first dental visit within six months of the first tooth erupting and one year of age for all infants. Babies should also visit the dentist for emergencies, such as cracked or broken teeth.

  • Why does a child need sealants?

    Pediatric dental sealants are applied to the teeth to work as a barrier and provide protection from decay and bacteria. Sealants also work to prevent small food particles from settling in the grooves of the teeth, which can lead to the development of cavities.

  • Can you go to the dentist while pregnant?

    It's safe for women to continue with regular dental visits while pregnant. During pregnancy, hormonal changes can affect the gums and teeth, leading to inflammation and gingivitis. Regular cleanings and checkups can help keep hormonal dental issues at bay.

  • How do dentists pull teeth?

    Dentists pull teeth through simple and surgical extractions. Simple extractions are performed at the dentist's office with local anesthetic and forceps. Surgical removal is required for broken teeth and teeth that have not erupted, such as wisdom teeth. Surgical procedures require stronger anesthetic or sedation, and forceps are used to remove the teeth.

  • What kind of dentists are there? 

    There are seven primary areas of dentistry.

    1. General dentistry covers a wide scope, with procedures ranging from general exams and X-rays to deep cleanings and simple extractions.
    2. Pedodontists, or pediatric dentists, have a primary focus on infants and children.
    3. Orthodontists handle braces and other procedures that straighten the teeth.
    4. Periodontists treat the gums and structures that support the teeth, such as bone and ligaments.
    5. Endodontists perform dental pulp treatments, such as root canals.
    6. Oral pathologists, or oral surgeons, focus on surgical procedures that include wisdom teeth extraction and dental implants.
    7. Prosthodontists handle highly complex restorative dental procedures, including bridge and denture placements.