InterDent Affiliates with Live Oak Dental


InterDent Affiliates with Live Oak Dental in Vista, California bringing its number of supported practices in the state to 60.

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (Nov  14, 2016)InterDent Service Corporation (InterDent), one of the nation’s leading Dental Support Organizations (DSO), announces its affiliation with Live Oak Dental in Vista, California. A provider of non-clinical, business support services to independent group dental practices, InterDent supports the following brands: Gentle Dental, Smile Keepers and Blue Oak.

Live Oak Dental will continue to operate under the leadership of Dr. Mohsin Mahmood, D.D.S. and will be rebranded as Gentle Dental Vista. Gentle Dental is the largest brand supported by InterDent with 177 locations throughout the Western United States. Gentle Dental-affiliated providers offer comprehensive general and specialty dental services, including pediatric, orthodontic and emergency dentistry. With InterDent’s non-clinical business support services provided to all Gentle Dental-affiliated locations, the dentists and hygienists are able to focus on providing optimal patient care.

Dr. Mahmood received his Dental Degree in Karachi at LMC School of Dentistry and Medicine and took his State Board License Exam at University of Pacific in Stockton, CA. He also attended Henry Goldman Boston University, University of Southern California, and Loma Linda University for Implants, Periodontology, Root Canals and Cosmetic Dentistry.

“InterDent does an excellent job opening new locations and affiliating with dentists throughout the Western United States who prefer to focus their attention on patients rather than the business aspects of their practices.” Dr. Mahmood said.

InterDent’s Chief Executive Officer Marshal Salomon said “Dr. Mahmood is an excellent clinician and a pleasure to work with.  We are excited to integrate this practice into the Gentle Dental family and support its growth by providing service excellence and value to the greater Vista community.”

About InterDent Service Corporation

InterDent Service Corporation provides non-clinical business support services to 203 affiliated dental offices doing business under various brands including Gentle Dental, Smile Keepers and Blue Oak Dental Group. These affiliated practices, which collectively include more than 475 dentists, provide services in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Kansas, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Washington, and deliver comprehensive dentistry to more than one million patients annually. InterDent Service Corporation is headquartered in Inglewood, CA and Vancouver, WA. For more information, please visit .