ABOUT

Welcome to Sunshine Dental in Corona, CA. We are a family-centered dental office dedicated to providing top-notch services to every patient that walks through our doors.

Whether you have an emergency dentistry need that requires immediate assistance or you would like to enhance your smile with cosmetic dentistry services, we have everything covered.

Our dental team will get to know you and understand what you personally need in order to feel confident and fulfilled by the time you leave.

Contact our office for more information on how we can quickly welcome you into our dental family.

Meet the Dentists

Dr. Bhavik Bhakta

General and cosmetic dentist
Dr. Bhavik Bhakta is a doctor of dental surgery and co-owner of Sunshine Dental. He graduated in 2011 from the University of California, Los Angeles in Los Angeles, CA with his Bachelor of Science in biochemistry. He then graduated in 2015 with his doctor of dental surgery degree from the University of Southern California School of Dentistry in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Bhakta’s has spent nearly a decade perfecting his skill so that he can offer patients with a broad look into their dental health and wellness.
MEMBERSHIPS AND CERTIFICATIONS
Dr. Bhakta is proud to be nitrous oxide certified. Additionally, he is a part of the following associations and societies:
  • American Dental Association
  • California Dental Association
  • Tri-County Dental Society
SPECIALTIES AND EXPERTISE
Dr. Bhakta has extensive experience with dental implants, extractions, and restorations. He has helped underserved communities throughout California and Mexico. His experience in oral surgery and emergency dentistry allows him to craft cosmetic treatment plans that exceed expectations. Dr. Bhakta takes pride in being personable and providing his patients with long-lasting oral care.

Dr. Krishna Bhakta

General and COSMETIC DENTIST
Dr. Krishna Bhakta is a co-owner of Sunshine Dental and a doctor of dental surgery. She graduated in 2015 from the University of Texas at Austin in Austin, TX with her Bachelor of Science in nutritional sciences. In 2020, she graduated with her doctor of dental surgery degree at UTHealth School of Dentistry in Houston, TX. Dr. Bhakta’s experience enables her to provide patients with top-grade cosmetic dentistry services.
MEMBERSHIPS AND CERTIFICATIONS
Dr. Bhakta is proud to be certified in basic life support and nitrous oxide. She is also a member and part of the following organizations:
  • American Academy of General Dentistry
  • Texas Association of Women Dentists
  • Asian American Student Dental Association
SPECIALTIES AND EXPERTISE
Dr. Bhakta has a focus on oral surgery, preventive procedures, and endodontic dentistry. She takes the relationships she builds with her patients personally, getting to know them for more than just their dental needs. She gets to know her patients on a personal level so she has a better understanding of their lifestyle. This enables her to provide tips on how to improve upon and maintain outstanding oral health.
Personalized dental consultation happening in Corona clinic, discussing treatment plans.Advanced dental X-ray equipment in use at Corona, California clinic for precise diagnostics.

FIRST VISIT EXPECTATIONS

Prepare for a comforting first visit to our dental practice, where a warm welcome awaits. Our attentive staff will guide you through paperwork and address your concerns, fostering a serene waiting area to ease any apprehensions.

In your consultation, our skilled team conducts a thorough assessment, discussing your history, concerns, and goals. Transparent explanations of recommended treatments empower your informed decisions, ensuring a tailored approach to your oral health needs.

Rest assured, our practice upholds top cleanliness and safety standards, prioritizing your well-being at every step. We aim for a positive, reassuring experience, fostering a lasting partnership in your dental wellness journey.

Upon arrival, we'll assist with paperwork and gather details about your medical history and medications to customize your treatment plan. A comprehensive oral exam, possibly including x-rays, guarantees a detailed assessment, leading to a routine cleaning or rescheduling if signs of periodontal disease arise.

Post-exam, your dentist collaborates on a personalized treatment plan, aligning with your dental and personal needs. We'll prioritize treatments for a healthy smile within your schedule and budget, always ensuring your physical comfort and emotional ease throughout your visit. Your well-being remains our top priority in your dental care journey.
FINANCING INFORMATION
At Sunshine Dental, we want to help you receive the dental care you deserve. We discuss all cost and payment options with you to make sure you are comfortable with your treatment plan and to answer any questions you have prior to the start of treatment. You will never have surprises when it comes to your bill. We accept cash, checks, and most major credit cards and work with CareCredit® so you can get the care you need when you need it.
care credit insurance
CareCredit is a company that provides patients with credit for their elective procedures, offering short-term, 0% interest payment plans and low-interest, extended payment plans. CareCredit has no up-front costs, no fees, and no pre-payment penalties.
Dental Insurance
We are a Preferred Provider (PPO) for many dental insurance companies. If you need assistance or have questions about your insurance policies or claims, our staff is knowledgeable and always available to help you.

We want you to get the most out of your budget, so we work with your insurance provider to ensure you get the best coverage available to you.

Below is our list of accepted insurance:
  • Anthem
  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • CCPOA
  • Cigna
  • Careington
  • Delta Dental
  • DHA
  • First Dental Health
  • Guardian
  • GEHA
  • Healthnow
  • Heat and Frost Insulators Local 5
  • Humana
  • Lincoln Financial
  • Line Co
  • Loma Linda Risk Management
  • Metlife
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • National Elevator Local 18
  • Operating Engineers Local 12
  • Principal
  • Sunlife
  • Teamcare
  • UFCW
  • United Healthcare
  • United Concordia