We are a dental specialty practice providing comprehensive care in non-surgical and surgical endodontic treatment. Our goal is to help patients maintain their natural teeth. Endodontics, or “root canal therapy”, is one of the dental specialties recognized by the American Dental Association.
If you are a new patient, please print out and complete our Patient Registration form prior to your office visit.
We have two locations for your convenience.
Our Sunset District office is located on the corner of Vicente Street and 34th Avenue. There is free street parking and we are near the L Muni line, 29-bus line, and 66-bus line.
Our Van Ness Corridor office is located on the corner of California Street and Van Ness Avenue. There is parking in the building and we are near several Muni lines and bus lines.
We are In-Network providers for some insurance plans.
Our mission is to provide the highest quality endodontic care in a friendly and comfortable environment utilizing modern technology and materials.
Root Canal Treatment
A root canal is one of the most common dental procedures with well over 14 million performed every year. This simple treatment can save your natural teeth and prevent the need for dental implants or bridges. For more information on root canal treatment, please visit our root canal page.
Endodontic surgery can be used to locate fractures or hidden canals that do not appear on x-rays but still manifest pain in the tooth. Damaged root surfaces in the surrounding bone may also be treated with this procedure. The most common surgery used to save damaged teeth is an apicoectomy or root-end resection. For more information on root canal surgery, please visit our Endodontic Surgery page.
To provide you with a better understanding of endodontic therapy, we have provided the following multimedia presentation. Many common questions pertaining to root canals are discussed.
If a tooth develops a cracked root or is determined to be unrestorable, extraction and replacement with a dental implant may be a treatment option. Click here to learn more about dental implants.