A graduate from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Dr. Mark E. Harris opened his Riverside practice in 2005. Dr. Harris has a passion for helping patients keep their teeth for life which ultimately promotes overall wellness. Our team is committed to providing patients optimal oral health care in a relaxed and comfortable setting. Dr. Harris maintains a CA license in Oral Conscious Sedation to help those who are anxious or fearful of dental treatment. He completed a TMD Orofacial Pain Residency at UCLA and is recognized as a Diplomate to treat snoring or sleep apnea by the AADSM.
He is an active member in the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, has been a board member of the Tri-County Dental Association since 2009 as Chair of Peer Review and the Riverside Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Harris taught Pharmacology and Clinical Care Instruction for Dental Hygiene students at Concorde Career College from the inception of the program until 2018.
Dr. Harris has received “Inland Empire Magazine’s Best Dentist” and “Consumer Research Council of America – America’s Top Dentist” awards. In addition he supports various programs. including Project K.I.N.D. (Kids In Need of Doctors), Give Kids a Smile, Riverside Humane Society. the Pick Group and the Head Start Program.
A California native, Dr. Harris lives in Riverside with his wife. He loves a variety of foods such as Mexican, BBQ and spicy Thai dishes. He enjoys any travel destination with a beach and also photography, reading, cycling, live music and playing guitar.