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Exceptional Dental Offices

Exceptional Dental Offices

The management and staff of Exceptional Dental Offices, subscribes to “Patient Safety and Service First” and the methodology for achieving “Patient Compliant”. 

What is Patient Safety and Service First?

Establishing and maintaining a patient safety and service standard that far exceeds the industry and government standards. Many whom embrace mediocrity will think it is unnecessary and is “overkill”, but to a few dental offices, patient safety and service is paramount, not an option.

What is Patient Compliant?

The standard of the office must be to deliver to every patient the highest quality of care, at the highest level of safety and service, no matter what it takes or no matter what the cost. This means surpassing the requirements that are set by government agencies like Consumer Affairs, Dental Board, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Department of Health Services and OSHA. The attitude of management and the staff is to keep moving the bar higher and never, never, never settle for less!

Commitment to “Excellence” means that management and staff fosters a burning desire to add value in everything they do and focus only on results. They have the willingness to become experts in the prevention of cross contamination and accept that their success is their responsibility.

Make no mistake, dentistry is healthcare and with potential exposure to diseases like Ebola, Measles, Hepatitis, Tuberculosis, Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus and H1N1 Flu, just to name a few, there is no room for amateurs. Today, dental professionals must know more in order to do more, therefore are committed to ongoing education and skill development. They recognize that they must invest in themselves in order to help others. They never lose sight of the “Why” they do what they do – “for the patient”.

Exceptional Dental Offices Can Prove it!

Only 2% of dental offices “Talk-the-Talk and Walk-the-Walk”, they are the few that can make the claim of being “Patient Compliant”, meaning safer for patients. It’s Patient Safety and Service that you can see!

The dental offices that are listed, must qualify by engaging in active learning, yearly training and pass yearly onsite evaluation. It takes hard work, dedication and commitment to become an Exceptional Dental Office.

Exceptional Dental Office or Nothing 

I have an advantage, I work with the management and staff of these offices, helping to guide them to a level far above government regulations and requirements. I personally witness their hard work and solid dedication to being the “Best”. When it comes to safety and service, I cut no slack, in my mind you either make it or you don’t. Therefore, the offices on my “Exceptional Dental Offices” list, are the dental offices where I myself would go to for dental healthcare. So if an office drops their standard, I drop them from the list!!

Tom Terry

 

To find an “Exceptional Dental Office” in your city – Just go to “Categories” at the upper right side of this page, pull down the menu and then locate your city.

Attention Patients – if your dental office is listed your comments are welcomed. Look for the “Leave A Reply Box” just below your dentist’s listing, enter your comments and click the “Submit Comment” button  – it’s that easy!!

Attention Dentists – want to become an Exceptional Dental Office and be listed on this site? Send me an email: tom@tomterryseminars.com

 

The dental offices that are listed, have passed patient safety and service requirements that exceeds both industry and government standards. It is based upon the dedication to excellence in patient care, safety and service that these offices are listed as “Exceptional Dental Offices” and not because of any form of compensation. 

 

Arbor View Dental Group

General and Cosmetic Dentistry – located at 1253 Pleasant Grove Blvd., Suite 190, Roseville, CA 95747, Phone: 916.780.2262

Dr. Tony Chen, Dr. Lieu Cao and their team of Dental Professionals work hard to provide their patients a “Patient Compliant” facility. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the day-to-day standard for this office!

Visit their website: arborviewdentalgroup.com

Jeffrey C. Rose, DDS

Family and Cosmetic Dentistry – located at 1901 Watt Ave., Suite 1, Sacramento CA, 95825, Phone: 916.487.2094

Dr. Rose and his team of Dental Professionals work hard to maintain a Patient Compliant standard. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the foundation of this office!

Visit Dr. Rose’s website: www.ident.ws/rosedentalcorporation

 

Janice R. Work, DDS

Pediatric Dentistry – located at 9045 Bruceville Rd., Suite 180, Elk Grove CA, 95758, Phone: 916.683.7336

Dr. Janice R. Work and her team of Dental Professionals maintain not only a fun office but a safe one too, Patient Compliant is paramount. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” should be etched or crayoned on the door!

Visit Dr Jan’s website: www.drjanwork.com

 

Victoria Dillingham, DDS

Cosmetic and Family Dentistry – located at 915 Village Center, Lafayette, CA 94549, Phone: 925.283.1220

Dr. Dillingham and her team of Dental Professionals, are dedicated to providing their patients a high safety standard. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the foundation of this office!

Visit their website: www.drdillingham.com

Windsmile Family Dental Practice

Family Dentistry

Suisun City office – 141 Sunset Ave., Suite I&J, Suisun City, CA 94585, Phone: 707.421.8190

Fairfield office – 4757 Mangels Blvd., Fairfield, CA 94534, Phone: 707.864.1010

Dr. Lourdes R. Gaerlan and her team of Dental Professionals, take patient safety very seriously. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the foundation of these offices!

Visit their website: www.windsmiledental.com

Dr. Maninder K. Nijjar & Dr. Ruchi K. Sahota

Cosmetic and Family Dentistry – located at 1895 Mowry Ave., Suite 104, Fremont, CA 94538, Phone: 510.794.7058

Dr. Nijjar, Dr. Sahota and their team of Dental Professionals are dedicated to a higher standard for patient safety. This Patient Compliant dental office is build upon a foundation of “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control”!

Vist their website: www.drnijjar.com

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Patient Safety Certified is establishing a standard for patient safety which far supersedes government requirements.  The employees of this office subscribe to a patient safety philosophy which is a “no limits” on what it takes to make patients safe. They are consistently improving  based on knowledge, skill and technology advancement. Patient Safety Certified takes a new kind of Dental Professional, somebody who understands what it means “Putting Patients First”. The areas of excellence are,

1. Cross Contamination Prevention
2. Sterilization Process and Validation
3. Patient Education and Safety
4. Patient Information Security

 

Orchid Dental Group

Family & Cosmetic Dentistry – located at 2087 Arena Blvd., Suite 100, Sacramento CA, 95834, Phone: 916.928.4444

Dr. Yen N. Lieu and her team of Dental Professionals maintain a Patient Compliant standard. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the foundation of this fine office!

Visit their website: www.orchidentalgroup.com

Patient Safety Certified is establishing a standard for patient safety which far supersedes government requirements.  The employees of this office subscribe to a patient safety philosophy which is a “no limits” on what it takes to make patients safe. They are consistently improving  based on knowledge, skill and technology advancement.

Patient Safety Certified takes a new kind of Dental Professional, somebody who understands what it means “Putting Patients First”. The areas of excellence are,

1. Cross Contamination Prevention
2. Sterilization Process and Validation
3. Patient Education and Safety
4. Patient Information Security

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Merlyn L Carver, DDS

General Dentistry – located at 1408 Live Oak Ave., Suite F, Yuba City CA, 95991, Phone: 530.671.1810

Dr. Carver and his Dental Professional Team provides their patients with a Patient Compliant office. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is paramount and the cornerstone of this fine office!

Patient Safety Certified is establishing a standard for patient safety which far supersedes government requirements.  The employees of this office subscribe to a patient safety philosophy which is a “no limits” on what it takes to make patients safe. They are consistently improving  based on knowledge, skill and technology advancement.

Patient Safety Certified takes a new kind of Dental Professional, somebody who understands what it means “Putting Patients First”. The areas of excellence are,

1. Cross Contamination Prevention
2. Sterilization Process and Validation
3. Patient Education and Safety
4. Patient Information Security

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San Bruno Center For Dental Medicine

Family and Cosmetic Dentistry – located at 750 Kains Ave., San Bruno CA, 94066, Phone: 650.588.4255

Dr. Bradley Parker and his team of Dental Professionals maintain an outstanding dental office, they take “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” very seriously!

Visit Dr. Parker’s website: www.sanbrunocosmeticdentist.com

Patient Safety Certified is establishing a standard for patient safety which far supersedes government requirements.  The employees of this office subscribe to a patient safety philosophy which is a “no limits” on what it takes to make patients safe. They are consistently improving  based on knowledge, skill and technology advancement.

Patient Safety Certified takes a new kind of Dental Professional, somebody who understands what it means “Putting Patients First”. The areas of excellence are,

1. Cross Contamination Prevention
2. Sterilization Process and Validation
3. Patient Education and Safety
4. Patient Information Security

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Nelsen Family Dentistry

Cosmetic and General Dentistry – located at 1307 Esplanade, Suite 4, Chico CA, 95926, Phone: 530.898.8511

Dr. John Nelsen, Dr. Melissa Nelsen and their team of Dental Professionals, work hard at maintaining a Patient Compliant standard. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is paramount and the foundation of this fine office!

Visit their website: www.nelsenfamilydentistry.com

Patient Safety Certified is establishing a standard for patient safety which far supersedes government requirements.  The employees of this office subscribe to a patient safety philosophy which is a “no limits” on what it takes to make patients safe. They are consistently improving  based on knowledge, skill and technology advancement.

Patient Safety Certified takes a new kind of Dental Professional, somebody who understands what it means “Putting Patients First”. The areas of excellence are,

1. Cross Contamination Prevention
2. Sterilization Process and Validation
3. Patient Education and Safety
4. Patient Information Security

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Family Dental

Personalized & Comfortable Dentistry – located at 581 Foster City Blvd., Foster City CA, 94404, Phone: 650.286.9999

The Dental Professionals at Family Dental hold nothing back when it come to providing a Patient Compliant facility, “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” sets this office apart from the rest!

Visit the Family Dental website: www.familydentalfostercity.com

Patient Safety Certified is establishing a standard for patient safety which far supersedes government requirements.  The employees of this office subscribe to a patient safety philosophy which is a “no limits” on what it takes to make patients safe. They are consistently improving  based on knowledge, skill and technology advancement.

Patient Safety Certified takes a new kind of Dental Professional, somebody who understands what it means “Putting Patients First”. The areas of excellence are,

1. Cross Contamination Prevention
2. Sterilization Process and Validation
3. Patient Education and Safety
4. Patient Information Security

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Smileworld Family Dental

We bring a SMILE to your WORLD! – located at 19940 Homestead Rd., Suite 100, Cupertino, CA 95014, Phone: 408.255.2385

Dr. Mira Godiwala and her team of Dental Professionals are dedicated to providing their patients a “Patient Compliant” facility. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the foundation of this office!

Visit their website: www.smileworlddental.com

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Patient Safety Certified is establishing a standard for patient safety which far supersedes government requirements.  The employees of this office subscribe to a patient safety philosophy which is a “no limits” on what it takes to make patients safe. They are consistently improving  based on knowledge, skill and technology advancement. Patient Safety Certified takes a new kind of Dental Professional, somebody who understands what it means “Putting Patients First”. The areas of excellence are,

1. Cross Contamination Prevention
2. Sterilization Process and Validation
3. Patient Education and Safety
4. Patient Information Security

Mercedes Heitman, DDS

Periodontics & Dental Implants – 1416 Professional Dr., Suite 202, Petaluma, CA 94954, Phone: 707.769.1162

Dr. Heitman and her team of Dental Professionals, are dedicated to providing their patients a high safety standard. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the foundation of this office!

Visit their website: www.heitmanperio.com

Crossroads Dentistry

Preventive, Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry – located at 41 Admiral Callaghan Ln., Vallejo CA, 94591, Phone: 707.552.3816

Dr. Vincent Lim, Dr. Joshua Walker and their team of Dental Professions, are dedicated to maintaining a “Patient Compliant” facility. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the foundation of this office!

Visit their website: www.vincentlimdds.com

 

Steven J. Brazis, DDS, PC

Family and Cosmetic Dentistry – located at 5030 J Street, Suite 302, Sacramento, CA 95819, Phone: 916.731.5151

Dr. Brazis and his team of Dental Professionals, are dedicated to providing a “Patient Compliant” facility for their patients. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the foundation of this office!

Visit their website: www.toothhaven.com

 

Pleasant Dental

Family and Cosmetic Dentistry – located 928 Pleasant Grove Blvd., Suite 100, Roseville, CA 95678, Phone: 916.772.1367

Dr. Shailesh Jawale and his team of Dental Professionals, are dedicated to providing their patients a high safety standard. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the foundation of this office!

 

Floor Dental Group

Cosmetic & Family Dentistry – located at 10055 N. Portal Ave., Suite 100, Cupertino CA, 95014, Phone: 408.255.4500

Dr. Ted Floor, Dr. Victoria Furman and their team of Dental Professionals, are dedicated to providing their patients a high patient standard. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the foundation of this office!

Visit Dr. Floor’s website: www.floordentalgroup.com

Discovery Bay Dental

General and Cosmetic Dentistry – located at 2489 Discovery Bay Blvd., Suite 400, Discovery Bay CA, 94505, Phone: 925.634.6111

Dr. Michael Todorovic, Dr. Gary Tucker and their team of Dental Professionals, work hard at maintaining a high safety standard. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is both the foundation and day-to-day standard of this office!

Children’s Choice Pediatric Dental Care

Pediatric Dentistry – located at 4150 Truxel Rd., Suite B, Sacramento CA, 95834, Phone: 916.515.0005

Dr. Jeffrey Saladin and his team of Dental Professionals, are dedicated to providing their patients a high safety standard.. “Excellence in Patient Safety and Infection Control” is the foundation of this fun office!

Visit Dr. Saladin’s website: www.mychildrenschoice.com