Friendly Staff. Beautiful Smiles. Welcoming Environment.

Few things come easy in this world. And a strong, healthy smile isn’t one of them. It takes constant effort and daily care to keep your teeth strong and beautiful. It also takes the assistance of an accomplished dental practitioner, the kind you’ll find at El Cerrito Dental Care.

Why Choose Us?

We go out of our way to give you the best value possible for dental care. We’ve spent years developing a rich set of treatments, from simple general cleanings to more involved procedures like fillings, crowns and bridges. Plus, we’re extremely flexible, providing evening and Saturday appointments to fit your busy schedule.

So what are you waiting for? Call us today at 510-527-5944 to get a free estimate on your next dental procedure. We are now located at 10321 San Pablo Avenue in El Cerrito, California.

New Patients Always Welcome

Are you new to the area? Perhaps you’re looking to make a change of dental offices? Come find out firsthand how warm, compassionate and competent we are!

SmileEvening & Saturday Appointments Available

Hours: Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. (Closed on Wednesdays)

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Raymond Yu, DDS

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  • Raymond Yu, DDS.

    Dr. Yu is a member of Delta Dental, Cigna Dental, American Dentist Association, California Dental Association and Berkeley Dental Association.

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

10:00 am-2:00 pm

3:00 pm-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

10:00 am-2:00 pm

3:00 pm-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

By appointment only

Thursday:

10:00 am-2:00 pm

3:00 pm-7:00 pm

Friday:

By appointment only

Saturday:

10:00 am-2:00 pm

3:00 pm-7:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed