Readers’ Choice 2019: Dentist

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Dr. David Rothman

(510) 333-6811  •

Dr. David Rothman is a J. Readers’ Choice favorite pediatric dentist in San Francisco again this year. Four languages are spoken in his office, making everyone, infants through teenagers, feel at home. The staff strives to make the dental experience as easy, pleasant and pain free for your child as possible.



Dr. Eric Citron


(510) 849-1660  •

Based in Berkeley, Dr. Eric Citron has practiced dentistry since 1985. What sets him apart, according to a Yelp reviewer, is that he cleans the teeth himself, without making patients feel defensive about improper flossing. Another describes his gentle manner. “I no longer fear going to the dentist,” she writes.



Dr. Tanya Manyak


(650) 342-9941  •

Dr. Tanya Manyak’s San Mateo practice provides cosmetic and general dentistry to families and kids, including invisible braces, bonding and veneers and oral cancer screening. “We believe that aesthetics and good oral health go hand-in-hand,” she says, putting “equal emphasis” on science and art. On a roll for 11 years as a recipient of the J. Readers’ Choice award.



Dr. Michael Dab


(415) 472-5211  •

The San Rafael office of Dr. Michael Dab focuses on “dental health care vs. disease care,” according to the website. The emphasis is on complete exams to check the overall health of the teeth, gums and mouth, including oral cancer screenings. Other services include cosmetic dentistry and ozone treatment.

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