If you’re looking for a San Francisco pediatric dentist for your child, check out these 5 children’s dentists in the SF Bay Area. They all get high marks from San Francisco parents in terms of friendly dentists, happy kids and healthy teeth!

#1: Dr. Fred Haeberlein, DDS

Located in the heart of San Francisco at 1700 California Street, Suite 200 between Franklin and Van Ness, the pediatric dentist offices of Dr. Fred Haeberlein, DDS, offers city kids a happy place to get their annual teeth cleaning done. Get there by bus-MUNI lines 1, 19, 47, and 49-or park on the street or in a nearby parking garage. Payment is expected at the time of service (they take cash, check, American Express, Visa and MasterCard), and they do take dental insurance and offer interest-free patient financing.

Parents tout the friendly service, the helpful staff, and dentists that they wish they could visit. Go online for their Get Acquainted Questionnaire, Consent Form, Notice of Privacy Practice, Comparison of Dental Materials and Table.

Call 415.441.7766 for an appointment or more information. Open Monday through Saturday. Monday through Friday, the hours are 9am to 5:30pm. On Saturday, the hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm.

#2: Kidsmiles Pediatric Dentistry

Lakeside Village at 2674 Ocean Avenue in San Francisco is home to a stable of pediatric dentists, all committed to providing a “nurturing, positive, and friendly environment” as well as developing a partnership with both parent and child. Kidsmiles Pediatric Dentristy want to make children’s dentistry fun for your child.

Payment is due at the time of service, and they do accept cash, credit cards and most dental insurance policies. If they have all your dental insurance information before the day of the appointment, they are more than happy to file the claim for you.

They provide wide variety of dental services like veneers san francisco, teeth whitening, metal braces installation and among others. They also have positive reviews and feedback from their clients so you can assure that they are really good.

Call 415.681.KIDS (5437) for more information or to make an appointment. Open Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm and two Saturdays a month from 8am to 2pm. Go online to download their patient forms: New Patient Information Form, Financial Policy, Notice of Privacy Practices (HIPPA), and Request for Records Release.

#3: Salma Salimi DDS

Located at 384 11th Avenue in San Francisco near the Laurel Village shopping center, Dr. Salma Salimi, DDS, holds pediatric dental court for San Francisco’s little ones. In addition to baby dental services and stellar kids’ dentistry, Dr. Salma offers “Mommy/ Daddy  amp; Me” seminars each quarter to teach you about the latest recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry on things like oral hygiene, nursing, bottle feeding, and nutrition.

Call 415.668.0600 to make an appointment or get more information. They take cash, credit cards and most dental insurance plans. Their offices are open Tuesday through Friday between the hours of 8:30am and 5pm.


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