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Best Dentists in
San Mateo

Why These Dentists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored dentists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best dentists in San Mateo, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Ben Yount, D.D.S.

Ben Yount, D.D.S. is a practice established in San Mateo, California and is privately owned by none other than Dr. Ben Yount. Dr. Ben Yount is a graduate of the University of the Pacific Dental School and an honorary member of the San Francisco Dental Society Community Health Committee. Ben enjoys taking an active role in the community which also carries through to his practice's involvement with community service projects. One of his service interests, Project Homeless Connect, has been featured on the KTVU Channel 2 News. A few services that Dr. Yount offers in-clinic include exams, cleanings, preventative care, family dentistry, emergency care, crowns, bridges, porcelain fillings, dentures (implant or natural-looking), extractions, and implants.

San Mateo, CA 94401 (650) 344-7888


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Chris Johns, DDS

Chris Johns, DDS in Millbrae focuses on providing customized and comfortable dental care that will suit the needs and goals of his patients. His office offers services including dental cleaning and exams, veneers, teeth whitening, Invisalign, crowns, and restorations. The well-trained staff are prompt, professional, and committed to reducing a patient's wait time. They are also caring, attentive, and dedicated to creating a relaxing atmosphere that will ease any anxieties. Dr. Johns possesses over two decades of dentistry experience and continues to study the latest techniques and technology to enhance his services. He and his team devote themselves to giving patients confidence in their smiles.

Millbrae, CA 94030 (650) 697-2073


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Cynthia Tong DDS

Cynthia Tong DDS is a San Mateo dental practice that has been serving patients for more than 16 years. The dental office provides a variety of services including extractions, porcelain veneers, oral cancer exam, dentures, crowns, bridges, fluoride treatment, night guards, sports guards, white fillings, scaling and root planing, ridge and socket preservation, Invisalign, frenectomy, implant surgery, implant restoration, and pediatric dental care. Dr. Tong has a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of California at San Francisco, School of Dentistry. She is a member of the San Mateo Dental Society, the California Dental Association, and the American Dental Association. Office hours are Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

San Mateo, CA 94403 (650) 312-8664


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Dr. Richard P. Kinsel, Peninsula Dental Facial Esthetics

Dr. Richard Kinsel of the Peninsula Dental Facial Esthetics has been providing patient-friendly dentistry in the Foster City area for more than 30 years. Dr. Kinsel and his team deliver comprehensive esthetic dentistry, dental implants, dentures, and oral rehabilitation in a comfortable setting. Restorative services include teeth lightening; porcelain, ceramic, and tooth-colored materials; and seamless teeth replacement. Peninsula Dental Facial Esthetics uses the latest in dental technology and treatment methods to provide patients with the best options in oral health care, including a full-service, on-site dental laboratory. Dr. Kinsel also an associate clinical professor at the University of San Francisco, a member of several professional dental organizations, and is published in many peer-reviewed journals.

Foster City, CA 94404 (650) 573-8262


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Dr. Stephen Henry DDS

For over three decades, Dr. Stephen Henry, DDS has been providing high-quality dental care to Foster City, CA and surrounding areas. A family-friendly business, they focus heavily on the well-being, health, and general happiness of each patient. With bilingual services in English, Iranian, and Tongan, they hope to accommodate patients of any background. They employ the most modern and high-quality dental technologies to ensure that each procedure is done as efficiently, painlesslessly, and safely as possible. Services offered include bridges, crowns, implants, dentures, whitening, cleaning, and more. A member of the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry, Dr. Stephen Henry, DDS utilizes professionalism and vast experience to offer pristine dental care.

Foster City, CA 94404 (650) 341-5656


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Jason P. Lipton, DDS, FAGD

Jason P. Lipton, DDS, FAGD is a dentist who operates in the San Mateo area, servicing patients from the surrounding San Francisco Peninsula as well. He has been providing his services since 2000, with a modernized practice capable an exception experience and quality care. Dr. Lipton obtained his DDS after graduating from Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois and has a membership in several organizations including the Academy of General Dentistry, the California Dental Association, the American Dental Association, San Mateo County Dental Society, and the Peninsula-Seattle Study Club. Dr. Lipton's practice cares for their customers' safety, and keeps this in mind with their services in preventative, cosmetic and restorative care that include digital x-rays, oral exams, fluoride treatment, oral hygiene maintenance, and more.

San Mateo, CA 94401 (650) 344-7131


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Jennifer Lee, D.D.S

Jennifer Lee, DDS has been serving California's bay area since earning her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Ohio State University in 2008. In her San Mateo office, Dr. Lee and her staff hold high standards of excellence in order to provide the best quality emergency, restorative, and cosmetic care. Dr. Lee's staff also highly prioritize oral exams so that they can provide patients with the best courses of action for their own preventative care and educate them on their dental health needs. They want patients to have the most positive experience by creating a personalized and comfortable environment for them.

San Mateo, CA 94401 (650) 343-5555


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Jing Jing Qian DDS

Customers have left glowing reviews about the welcoming environment, friendly staff, and superior service at Jing-Jing Qian, DDS. Whether clients need bi-annual checkups, regular cleaning, or major work to treat cavities or gum disease, the doctor and staff go above and beyond to ensure that every visit is a comfortable and pain-free experience. Gum disease, decay, and tooth damage can make people feel embarrassed about their smile and even affect overall health, so the doctor uses only the latest tools and treatments to provide fast, long-lasting results and restore teeth so clients can feel confident again. The clinic also offers emergency care for dental traumas and infections, as well as easy online scheduling for client convenience.

Foster City, CA 94404 (650) 572-8518


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Kokas and Jacobs Family Dental Practice

Kokas & Jacobs Family Dental Practice offers full-service, comprehensive dental care to patients of all ages throughout the area. With four doctors on staff, patients are guaranteed to receive the expert care and treatment they need. The office has been serving patients for many years but the goal has remained the same; to provide the best care possible in a welcoming and calming environment. The team of doctors are prevention-focused and believe that optimal oral health begins with high-quality treatments and routine preventative care. Kokas & Jacobs Family Dental Practice specializes in comprehensive oral exams, neck and TMJ exams, oral cancer screening, gum disease exams and treatment, 24/7 emergency services, dental implants, tooth extractions, teeth whitening, crowns and bridges, and more.

Foster City, CA 94404 (650) 341-3189


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Manyak Dental Group

Awarded Best Dentist, San Francisco Peninsula, South Bay eleven years running, Manyak Dental Group offers individualized dental care for the whole family. Dr. Tanya Manyak graduated from University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry with special recognition from the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the American Academy of Operative Dentistry. Dr. Meredith E. Morgan graduated top of her class at Roseman University with special recognition from the American College of Prosthodontists. Dr. Lisa Buda received her dental degree from University of the Pacific and completed her General Practice Residency in New York City. Manyak Dental Group offers general and restorative dentistry. Cosmetic procedures include Invisalign braces and veneers. Also available, Night guards, Sports guards, and Snore guard appliances.

San Mateo, CA 94401 (650) 342-9941


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Millbrae Dental Care

Millbrae Dental Care specializes in family, cosmetic, and dental implants for patients in Millbrae, CA and throughout San Mateo County. A variety of services are available including cancer screenings, sleep apnea treatment, TMJ pain relief, restorative, cosmetic, Invisalign, and much more. Dr. Sherry Tsai is an honors graduate of the University of Pacific School of Dentistry and has been practicing in the Bay area for over two decades. Millbrae Dental Care currently holds a five-star rating on Yelp! with over 50 reviews where clients speak highly of their professionalism, reasonable prices, and friendly staff. Regular hours of operation are Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Millbrae, CA 94030 (650) 583-5880


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Millbrae Dental Care

Millbrae Dental Care is a family dental clinic specializing in the treatment of sleep apnea, dental implants, and TMJ pain relief. The clinic, based in California's Bay Area, offers oral appliances, snore mouthguards, and general dentistry to residents of Millbrae, San Bruno, Burlingame, San Mateo, and the surrounding cities. They are members of the Bay Area Sleep Apnea Oral Appliance Center, a group of doctors and dentists dedicated to alternative treatments for the disorder. Dr. Sherry Tsai, resident dentist, is a graduate from the University of Pacific School of Dentistry with 21 years experience in dentistry in the Bay Area. She specializes in cosmetic, neuromuscular dentistry, and smile design.

Millbrae, CA 94030 (650) 583-5880


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Millbrae Smile Center

Millbrae Smile Center is the dental practice of Dr. Jamie Zubrow, DDS. She serves patients in the San Francisco Bay Area with a broad range of services, but she specializes in cosmetic dentistry, fillings/ceramic crowns, family dentistry, and pediatrics. Dr. Zubrow also has attained recognition as a certified Invisalign provider. She attained her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry and completed a year of training at the University of North Carolina Hospital. Her professional memberships include the California and American Dental Associations as well as the San Mateo Dental Society. Millbrae works with most insurance partners, and it will also assist uninsured patients with financing options.

Millbrae, CA 94030 (650) 697-9000


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Ronald G Sarles, DDS

Dr. Ronald Sarles, DDS, runs a dental practice in Millbrae, CA. His practice provides family, implant, and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Sarles attended San Jose State University, received a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the Medical College of Virginia, and a certificate in Advanced General Dentistry from the University of Maryland. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the San Mateo County Dental Society. His office uses modern technology to provide a pleasant experience for all his patients. Prior clients recommend Dr. Sarles because he provides a family-friendly environment, professional work, and a stress-free dental experience.

Millbrae, CA 94030 (650) 588-8850


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Shahrzad Dehdari, DDS

Dr. Shahrzad Dehdari, DDS, is a graduate of the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry and an active member of the San Mateo County Dental Society board of directors. A one-woman show for decades now, Dr. Dehdari provides general and cosmetic dentistry services to Silicon Valley residents in her Foster City clinic since 1995. She also contributed as a faculty member at her alma mater, and her apparent passion for teaching is reflected in her work through her push for patient education. Dr. Dehdari utilizes state-of-the-art technologies such as digital x-rays to reduce radiation exposure, laser light beams to detect cavities, and intraoral cameras to produce accurate readings. She also offers same-day treatments during the initial consultation.

Foster City, CA 94404 (650) 573-1336


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