Specialized Prosthodontic and General Dentistry
Our dental team is pleased to welcome you to our practice! Our office has been providing Prosthodontic and Family Dentistry in the same location for over 40 years. We are conveniently located in the Laurel Heights and Pacific Heights neighborhood of San Francisco. We want all our patients to be informed decision makers and to fully understand any health issues you face.
Dr. Justin Shek specializes in Prosthodontics, one of the nine recognized speicalties within the American Dental Association. Prosthodontists have two to three years of advanced training following their dental school education. Prosthodontists are trained to replace missing teeth, gum tissues and bone in the mouth. As the American College of Prosthodontists notes "Extensive training and experience provide Prosthodontists with a special understanding of the dynamics of a smile, the preservation of a healthy mouth and the creation of tooth replacements." Dr. Shek is proud to offier the latest techniques in dental implant restoration, complete and partial dentures, and dental crown and bridge fabrication.
All of our Dentists are on faculty at Dental Schools. Both Dr. Justin Shek and Dr. Clement Shek are faculty members at the UCSF School of Dentistry where they both graduated. Dr. Lynne Wong is on faculty at the University of Pacific School of Dentistry.
Our office employs state of the art electronic technology including digital xrays, computer charting, laser detection of cavities, and the latest dental materials available.
Infection control in our office is very important to us. To protect our patients and ourselves, we maintain sterilization and cross contamination processes using standards recommended by the American Dental Association, Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Center for Disease Control. All of our staff members take continuing education course in infection control regularly to be certified.
For your convenience, we are available by phone or email Monday through Friday. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any further questions.
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