Western Dental Relocates and Expands Office to Downtown Oakland’s Central Business District

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Western Dental & Orthodontics announced the relocation of its Oakland office, which has been serving the community for more than 20 years.

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The 4,620-square-foot office opened on November 14, 2022 and is conveniently located at 1618 Franklin Street in the heart of Downtown Oakland’s bustling Central Business District. Surrounded by apartments, local shops and restaurants, it is just minutes from City Hall, museums, and major retailers like Target, Whole Foods, and CVS. The office boasts a spacious reception area, 16 treatment rooms – including four dedicated to endodontic and pediatric dentistry – and all new dental equipment.

“We are thrilled to continue delivering high quality oral healthcare in our new state-of-the-art Oakland facility,” said Dr. Peter Truong, clinical director for the relocated Oakland office. “Our team has worked hard to ensure a smooth transition for our many longtime patients and a warm welcome for new ones in this vibrant community.”

Patients will continue to have access to a full range of dental services, including general dentistry, orthodontics, oral surgery, dental implants, pediatric dentistry and oral hygiene services. Western Dental has 10 offices in the San Francisco Bay Area, each offering comprehensive dental care.

Western Dental is one of the nation’s leaders in accessible, affordable oral health care and the leading orthodontics provider in the country. In addition to accepting uninsured and privately insured patients, Western Dental welcomes patients covered by the Medi-Cal Dental program (known as Denti-Cal) at all of its 248 California offices.

The new Oakland office is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

About Western Dental

Founded with the purpose of making high-quality oral healthcare accessible to all and focused on wellness and prevention, the company (with its supported affiliates Brident Dental & Orthodontics and Vital Smiles) has been expanding access to and equity of oral healthcare for nearly 120 years.

Operating the most integrated system of oral healthcare in the nation, Western Dental serves 3 million patient visits annually across 264 offices in California, Arizona, and Nevada. A full-service “dental home,” Western Dental provides general dentistry, pediatric dentistry, orthodontics, implants and oral surgery in offices designed to support consistent, high-quality care that meets the needs of a diverse patient population.

To learn more about Western Dental or to find an office in your community, visit westerndental.com or call 1-800-6-DENTAL.

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