Lake Merritt Dental
1900 Webster Street Suite A.
Number of years in Oakland: 11

On the daily, Lake Merritt Dental provides dental services to the Oakland community and have always huge champions of our community. We are proud of our involvement in youth career development with groups like OYFB, community cultural events like First Friday, and promoting more eco-friendly living through partnerships with local nonprofits like Walk Oakland Bike Oakland.


Q. What inspired you to start your business?
Our family immigrated to the US and settled in Oakland over 2 decades ago. We started the dental practice as a mother-daughter duo (mother as dentist, daughter in management) in Oakland because we love this community.

Q. Tell us in one sentence why your customers love your business.
We care deeply about our community and offer the most cutting edge dentistry while giving back to the community through pro bono work, preventive education, and partnerships with local organizations that promote our values.

Q. What’s the best thing about doing business in Oakland?
The diversity of our patient population!

Q. What are some of your favorite local businesses in Oakland?
We love longtime lunch favorites like Take it Easy Thai, Burger Gourmet, and Bay Fung Tong.

Q. What’s the one thing Oakland offers that you couldn’t live without?
Beautiful Lake Merritt of course!

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