General Dentists

General, Restorative, Cosmetic, & Reconstructive Dentistry
General, Restorative, Cosmetic, & Reconstructive Dentistry
General and Cosmetic Dentistry
General & Cosmetic Dentistry
General & Cosmetic Dentistry Emphasis in Endodontics
and Prosthodontics
General & Cosmetic Dentistry Invisalign® Certified
General & Cosmetic Dentistry  Dental Implants and
Invisalign® Certified
General, Restorative, Cosmetic,
Implant, Surgical &
Reconstructive Dentistry
General and Cosmetic Dentistry
Invisalign® Certified
General, Restorative and
Cosmetic Dentistry
Invisalign® Certified
   

Steven K. Olsen, D.D.S., P.C.

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General, Restorative, Cosmetic, & Reconstructive Dentistry

Dr. Olsen obtained his Bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University, and Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from University of the Pacific School of Dentistry. He began practicing dentistry in 1974 and founded Embarcadero Dentistry in 1975.

Dr. Olsen is a member of the:

  • Academy of Computerized Dentistry
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta Honor Society
  • Sons of the American Revolution Medal of Honor
  • Who's Who in California
  • Who's Who in the West
  • Who's Who in the World
  • Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare
  • Who's Who in America
  • Who's Who in Science
  • Men of Achievement
  • Golden State Award
  • Award of Honor
  • International Register of Profiles

In his spare time Dr. Olsen enjoys spending time with family, scuba diving, skiing, fishing, traveling and reading.

Dr. Olsen participates in the following insurance plans:

  • Aetna PPO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Delta Dental of California Premier Plan
  • Guardian PPO
  • Met Life PPO

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Curt C. Facchino, D.D.S., P.C.

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General & Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Facchino attended San Jose State University for his undergraduate degree. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of the Pacific. Dr. Facchino is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and Who's Who in Executives and Professionals.

He loves spending time with his family, running and traveling.

Dr. Facchino participates in the following insurance plans:

  • Aetna PPO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Delta Dental of California California Premier Plan
  • Guardian PPO
  • Met Life PPO

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Pil Han, D.M.D.

General and Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Implants and Invisalign® Certified

Dr. Pil Han is a gentle, caring dentist who practices comfortable, health-centered dentistry with a strong emphasis on getting to know each of his patients. Dr. Han is a careful listener and will explain beforehand what treatment is best and discuss about the dental procedures.

Dr. Han is originally from South Korea and moved to the States when he was fifteen. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology and Doctorate in Dental Medicine (DMD) at the University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky.

Following dental education, Dr. Han completed General Practice Residency at the Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. This residency provided extensive training in surgical and comprehensive dentistry, I.V. sedation, and the management of medically compromised patients. He has attended numerous continuing education courses in implant dentistry, invisalign and restorative dentistry. Dr. Han is an active member in the American Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the San Francisco Dental Society, the Northern California Academy Of General Dentistry, and the California Dental Association. In his free time, he loves to travel, watch sports, and spend time with friends, family, and his dog, Joy.

Dr. Pil Han will be participating in the following Dental Insurance Plans:

  • Aetna PPO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Delta Dental Premiere
  • Delta Dental PPO
  • Guardian PPO
  • Met Life PPO
  • Principal Financial PPO

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Russell S. Harris, D.D.S.

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General & Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Harris earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of the Pacific where he graduated with high recognition for his clinical skills. During his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and traveling.

Dr. Harris participates in the following insurance plans:

  • Delta Dental Premier
  • Delta Dental PPO
  • MetLife PPO
  • Guardian PPO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Principal PPO

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Allen L. Hasse, D.D.S.

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General & Cosmetic Dentistry with an emphasis on Endodontics & Prosthodontics

Dr. Hasse obtained his Bachelor's degree from Valparaiso University, and his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Marquette University. He earned a certificate in oral biology from Harvard School of Dentistry.

Dr. Hasse is certified by the Academy of General Dentistry. He is a member of the American Dental Association and the San Francisco Dental Society.

Dr. Hasseand his wife Susan, a nurse practitioner, currently live in Redwood City. They have 2 children and 4 grandchildren. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, biking, gardening, skiing, traveling and philosophy.

Dr. Hasse participates in the following insurance plans:

  • Delta Dental of California Premier Plan
  • MetLife PPO
  • Cigna PPO

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Nancy Lam Loh, D.D.S.

General & Cosmetic Dentistry & Invisalign® Certified

Dr. Loh aims to provide patients with positive dental experiences in the most gentle, comfortable manner. She seeks to empower patients to a lifetime of excellent dental health by preventing dental disease through patient education. Her approach to the practice of dentistry is to preserve the natural dentition by using minimally invasive techniques.

Dr. Loh obtained her Bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan and her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association and the San Francisco Dental Society.

In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, exploring new cuisines, hiking and traveling.

Dr. Loh participates in the following insurance plans:

  • Delta Dental Premier
  • MetLife PPO
  • Guardian PPO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Principal PPO

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Daniel S. Nam, D.D.S.

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General & Cosmetic Dentistry, Implants & Invisalign® Certified

Dr. Nam graduated from the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco. He is Korean-American and is also a 2nd generation dentist. His father practiced dentistry in Los Angeles for many years before retiring to start a new adventure in philanthropy. Dr. Nam has learned to direct his own passion for helping others into expanding access to dental care to those most in need in our society. He tirelessly gives his time and resources to local free clinics and has worked in many large scale free clinics world-wide. Dr. Nam is a board member of the new Remote Area Medical California division. Remote Area Medical has been holding free clinics across the country and around the world for decades, and Dr. Nam is helping to create a permanent branch in California.

Dr. Nam is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, the Alameda County Dental Association, and the UOP School of Dentistry AlumniAssociation.

In his personal life, Dr. Nam enjoys golfing, basketball, skiing and travel. Music is a huge part of his life. His undergraduate degree from UCLA is a BA in piano performance and he sings in a classical choir (Angeleschorale.org) each year. Dr. Nam also loves good food and wine of all types, and greatly appreciates the bounty of such things in the Bay Area.

ADA Institute for Diversity in Leadership

Dr.Daniel Nam, is an ACDS member since 2005 and graduated from UOP in 2002.He has been chosen to be one of the 12 candidates for the 2012-2013 ADA Institute for Diversity in Leadership. He is very excited for this opportunity to work with his fellow dental colleagues as well as the faculty of the Kellogg School of Management to further develop his leadership skills. Dr.Nam will be bringing a project to the Institute the expansion of the Berkeley Suitcase Clinic Dental Section thereby creating more opportunities for patients to have access to quality dental care and also create opportunities for new graduate dentists to have access to a facility where they can share and develop their own talents.In addition he is interested in creating a student loan repayment program for the volunteer dentists working at the Suitcase Dental Clinic.Dr.Nam looks forward to representing the Alameda County Dental Society in this very worthy endeavor.

Dr. Nam participates in the following insurance plans:

  • Aetna PPO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Delta Dental of California Premier Plan
  • Guardian PPO
  • Met Life PPO

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John C. Noakes, D.D.S.

General, Restorative, Cosmetic, Implant, Surgical & Reconstructive Dentistry

Dr. Noakes received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Northwestern University. He has been in private practice for over 25 years. He completed training in both surgical and prosthetic rehabilitation from the Misch Implant Institute at the University of Pennsylvania. He had also received training at the Las Vegas Institute for advanced dental studies, (LVI), in full mouth prosthetic and cosmetic rehabilitation. Dr. Noakes became a Fellow in 1996 with The International Congress of Oral Implantologist. In 2001 he received a Fellowship from the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. He offers a full range of dental services, including oral surgery, endodontics ,(root canals), implant dentistry, crowns and fixed bridges, veneers ,TMJ treatment, removable prosthetics, adhesive dentistry and laser assisted treatment of periodontal disease. Dr. Noakes has always had a passion for continuing education and brings a wealth of knowledge to his practice. He is a registered Continuing Education Provider for The Dental Board of CA. He is a member of the ADA and CDA and numerous other Dental Associations and Study Clubs.

Since 2006 Dr. Noakes has been involved donating his surgical services in an international medical group, IMA, serving the indigenous Mayan populations of Chiapas and Yucatan Mexico.

Outside of dentistry, he enjoys scuba diving, backpacking, skydiving or anything in the mountains or at the beach.

Dr. Noakes participates in the following insurance plans:

  • Aetna PPO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Delta Dental of California Premier Plan
  • Guardian PPO
  • Met Life PPO

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Shweta Prabhakar, D.D.S.

General and Cosmetic Dentistry & Invisalign® Certified

Dr.Prabhakar earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from UCSF, University of California San Francisco. She also has a BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) form Bangalore, India. Dr. Prabhakar is experienced in all aspects of general dentistry with emphasis on aesthetic and preventive dentistry. She is passionate about dentistry and is committed to providing the best dental care to her patients.

Dr.Prabhakar’s professional memberships include:
San Francisco Dental Society
California Dental Association
American Dental Society
UCSF, School of Dentistry Alumni Association.

Outside of Dentistry, Dr.Prabhakar enjoys yoga, traveling and spending time with family and friends.

Dr. Prabhakar will be participating in the following insurance plans:

  • Delta Dental Premier
  • Delta Dental PPO
  • MetLife PPO
  • Guardian PPO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Principal PPO

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Jiahua Zhu, D.D.S.

General, Restorative and Cosmetic Dentistry & Invisalign® Certified

Dr. Zhu believes that every patient has his or her own special dental needs and expectations. He loves providing gentle and conservative dental care based on each patient’s condition.

Dr. Zhu received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of California San Francisco, School of Dentistry, and his master's degree in oral biology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Dr. Zhu is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association and San Francisco Dental Society.

Originally from Shanghai, Dr. Zhu fell in love with this beautiful and vibrant city and called it home. In his spare time, Dr. Zhu enjoys traveling, reading and spending time with family and friends.

Dr. Zhu participates in the following insurance plans:

  • Delta Dental of California Premier Plan
  • MetLife PPO
  • Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Cigna PPO
  • Ameritas PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Guardian DentalGuard PPO
  • Principal PPO

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