What You Can Expect as a New Patient


  1. Your appointment will be made as soon as conveniently possible for you.
  2. Upon your appointment, we’ll give you a tour of the office and share information about our clinical team and services.
  3. You get digital x-rays.
  4. The doctor is introduced. He talks with you about your lifestyle – including nutritional history, sleeping patterns, stress management and supplements – and how it relates to oral health.
  5. The doctor performs a comprehensive exam, including:
    1. Bite analysis and TMJ evaluation
    2. Oral cancer screening
    3. Existing dental work evaluation
    4. Periodontal evaluation.
  6. After the exam, the doctor explains the health of your mouth and its connection to the body. If dental treatment is needed, the doctor presents all options for resolving your symptoms.
  7. You are then scheduled for a periodontal cleaning and any necessary treatment.

Afford Quality Dental Care

We provide everyone access to our dental care by offering a variety of dental financing options and payment plans. We accept most major dental insurance and, for treatments that may fall outside your coverage, we can devise a payment structure that will work for you. For those without insurance, we are proud to offer an alternative that provides the same premium care for your oral and total health.

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Total Health Dental Care offers world-class dental services for patients throughout the East Bay area. The dentists offer care in Piedmont, Old Oakland, Berkeley, and Montclair, California. With compassionate doctors and friendly staff, the practice's goal is always to make patients feel comfortable no matter what brings them into the office.

The practice’s approach to dental care is rooted in a “total health” perspective, recognizing that your dental health is intrinsically connected to your overall health. The office refers to this as holistic-fusion, a method of care which gives the dentists all the advantages of modern dentistry with a focus on root causes and systemic relief. Total Health Dental Care can help you prevent future dental issues and keep that smile beautiful through a proactive approach that treats you as more than just a mouth.

Besides this philosophy, the care team utilizes innovative products and tools, providing accurate diagnoses and comprehensive treatments. With four offices offering outstanding service, Total Health Dental Care is proud to present access to:

Urgent and emergency dental care: Total Health Dental Care focuses on stabilizing and reducing pain for urgent and emergency cases.

Cosmetic dentistry: Including Invisalign®, veneers, dental implants, dental bonding, and more. Total Health Dental Care offers award-winning cosmetic services so that every patient can have a smile that lights up a room.

Restorative dentistry: From crowns and fillings to root canals and wisdom tooth extraction, the Total Health Dental Care offices can handle any of your routine dental needs.

Sedation: Total Health dentists also offer sedation dentistry to make you comfortable during your procedure. Whether to address anxiety or pass the time, many patients opt for one or more sedation options, and your Total Health dentist is happy to review these with you.

Whatever your dental needs, Total Health Dental Care is staffed by caring, experienced professionals who are ready to help you. Every office has modern diagnostic and procedural tools, so you're guaranteed the help you need to get your dental and total health in incredible shape.

Total Health Dental Care is now accepting new patients at all four of its offices and can work with most major forms of insurance.


CareCredit for Total Health Dental Care

We want you to have excellent dental care, and thanks to medical financing options, affording dental care is no longer a problem. We’re pleased to offer CareCredit financing plans. CareCredit lets you schedule your procedure immediately – and pay for it over time with low monthly payments that easily fit into your budget. Now you don’t have to save up for years to finally get the dental care you’ve always wanted. Click here to learn more!

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Latest Dental Technology

    One-Visit Dentistry with CEREC® 

    For patients needing a porcelain crown, avoid the hassle and discomfort of temporary crowns, multiple visits, and more shots than necessary. With this computer-assisted technology, your dental crowns are made in-house, in one visit, with less sensitivity afterwards.


    Invisalign® Invisible Braces

    No more uncomfortable metal braces. The newest in orthodontic treatment, Invisalign uses removable custom-formed aligners designed to straighten or correct teeth without the need for braces or brackets.

    Ask Total Health Dental Care about Invisalign® Invisible Braces and find out how they can be the right fit for you.


    Zoom® Laser Teeth Whitening

    With this safe, effective procedure, you can enjoy whiter teeth after just one appointment. Powered by LED, this technology uses a gel chemical reaction to whiten your teeth up to eight shades.

    Total Health Dental Care performs this procedure with accuracy and great patient satisfaction. It's never too late to brighten up your smile.



    Want faster, more comfortable treatment? How about higher quality, longer-lasting fillings and crowns? Isolite gives our dentists uninterrupted access to your jaw, preventing trauma to the tongue and cheeks, and reducing fluid build-up.

    At Total Health Dental Care you will find extremely experienced dentists who use the latest and best technology such as Isolite™. This technology will provide the most comfortable dental experience for you.

Dental Insurance We Accept

Our offices accept most Dental PPO plans. Plans obtained through Covered CA or any HMO plans are not accepted at any of our offices.

Anthem Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Delta Dental
Lincoln Financial Group
Principal Financial Group
United Concordia Dental
United Healthcare (Except Liberty and Community Plan)
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