Richard B. Evans, D.D.S.       General Dentist

DrEvans (1 of 1)Dr. Evans received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, with Honors, from the University of California, Riverside. He then went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Georgetown University, School of Dentistry. During his time at Georgetown, he received a Summer Research Fellowship for research in microbiology, was active on the dental school’s Curriculum Committee and received an Oral Cancer Society’s Fellowship to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Dr. Evans treated patients in his Fallbrook office from 1984 to 2004 and in Murrrieta until 2005. In 2005 he was asked to join a group practice with two excellent dentists, Dr Peter Shaw and Dr Mark Jankowski. He worked with themAADSM (1 of 1) until he purchased Summit Dental in 2011. He was appointed to the UCLA School of Dentistry Faculty in 1998 as a part time faculty member.

Dr. Evans has a strong interest in treating Sleep and TMJ Disorders and has opened San Diego Therapy for Sleep & TMJ Disorders. When his kids were younger he enjoyed coaching baseball, basketball, and football. Despite their past records, Dr Evans has been an avid fan of the San Diego Padres and Chargers. He is married to Patricia DeLong, a registered Dental Hygienist. They have a blended family of three daughters, two sons, one daughter-in-law, two sons-in-laws and two grandsons.

Organization Memberships & Certifications

ADA Member Logo (Square-CMYK)  American Academy of Craniofacial Pain (AACP)

  American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM)

  American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)

  Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Disciplines (ACSDD)

  International Association for Orthodontics

  American Dental Association

  California Dental Association

  San Diego County Dental Society

  Invisalign Certified (I & II)

     Oral Conscious Sedaton Certificate

aacp logo

                    LEADING THE TMD COMMUNITY

                    AMERICAN ACADEMY OF

                    CRANIOFACIAL PAIN


Additional Training:

AACP – Sleep & TMD 2013
AASM – Starting a DME in your office 2013
American Academy of Craniofacial Pain Institute Residency 2007 – 2008
Orthodontic Straight Wire Study Group 2005 – 2007
Richard V. Tucker Cast Gold Study Club of Orange County 1997 – 1999
TMD and Restorative Dentistry Study Group 1996 – 1997
North County Dental Implant Study Group 1996 – 2004
Biocare Implant Mini-Residency 1995 – 1997

Community Involvement:

Thousand Smiles Dental Volunteer                    1995 – 2010
Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce:  
      Board of Directors 1995 – 1998
      Treasurer/Executive Committee 1996 – 1998
      Chairman of the Business Council 1995 – 1996
Fallbrook Pop Warner Football, Board of Directors 1992 – 1994
Fallbrook Village Rotary Club:  
      Board of Directors 1985 – 1991
      President 1990