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Your Gentle and Experienced Ripon Dentist

Family dentist in Ripon, CAAt the office of Richard Crum, DDS, our team has served generations of families. Dr. Crum is the friendly, gentle family dentist in Ripon who takes the time to communicate with each patient. Our four hygienists have worked here for years, bringing personalized oral care to patients aged three and up.

When you arrive, our staff will make you feel like family. We take the time to get to know you and your dental needs. Dr. Crum will discuss your goals for your oral health, taking the time to educate you on how to best protect your gums, jaws, and teeth. We genuinely care about your comfort, which is why we use technology like no-injection fillings and nitrous oxide sedation. We're dedicated to making your smile last a lifetime.

If you find yourself in a dental emergency, call us immediately. We'll try to see you that same day at our office on West Main St. Our Ripon dental team can't wait to meet your family, so call us to schedule an appointment.


Dental Services to Keep You Healthy

We take a conservative approach to dentistry here at the office of Richard Crum, DDS. Our concern is always the health of your teeth, gums, and jaws. We'll never try to sell you dental procedures you don't want or need but will personalize your treatment to address a wide variety of dental issues.

If you are concerned about the aesthetics of your smile, we are always happy to offer cosmetic procedures. For more significant cosmetic goals, you might consider a full-mouth rejuvenation. We'll show you a wax mock-up of what your teeth will look like after the restoration is complete, helping you to assess the benefits before you take the first step.

Our comprehensive dental services include:

Dr. Crum has partnered with qualified specialists in the area for years and will work with them to ensure you're always getting the level of care you need.

We hope you never face a dental emergency, but if you do, call us as soon as you can. We will try to treat you that same day. Our Ripon dentist is committed to providing a quick response to after-hours dental emergencies. An immediate response to dental emergencies can prevent further problems down the road, so don't hesitate to call us when you need us.

Your Comfort Is Our Concern

woman visiting Ripon, CA dentistOur Ripon dental practice is here to make you smile. Our staff is also committed to excellent communication. We enjoy getting to know your family by listening to what you're telling us. By taking the time to understand your concerns and wishes, we are better able to serve you. We truly care about your long-term health.

If you experience dental anxiety, we can address that, too. State-of-the-art technology such as our no-injection fillings with kinetic cavity preparation keeps you comfortable so that you can relax during treatment. If you still feel anxious, we also offer nitrous oxide sedation to patients of all ages. Come see why we're the general dentist Ripon patients count on.

Compassionate Dentistry in Ripon

Richard Crum, DDS, is a gentle, caring professional with a history of service to others, such as his work with the Indian Health Service on the Navajo Reservation in Arizona and New Mexico. This dedication to service shows in every patient's visit, from start to finish.

Whether you're seeking treatment for a cavity or wondering if teeth whitening is right for you, our Ripon dental team has the answers you're looking for. Our staff will listen carefully to you and address your oral health needs to help you enjoy a lifetime of healthy smiles. Call and schedule an appointment today.


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Ripon Dentist, Dr. Richard Crum is a professional providing family dentistry such as Exams, Teeth Whitening, Crowns, Veneers, Makeovers and more to dental patients in Ripon, CA and San Joaquin County.