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Adult and Pediatric Services

Family Dentist in Hayward: Your Partner in Oral Health

24239 Hesperian Boulevard , Hayward, CA 94545

Hours

Monday 9:00-6:00
Tuesday 9:00-6:00
Wednesday 9:00-6:00
Thursday 9:00-6:00
Friday 8:00-5:00
Saturday 8:00-3:00 (By Appt)

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  • Monday – Thursday: 7:15am – 8pm PST
  • Friday: 7:15am – 6pm PST
  • Saturday: 7:30am – 4pm PST

Blue Cross Dentist

Your Local Blue Cross Dentist

At Gentle Dental we understand that major dental needs can come up when you least expect them. That’s why we accept most insurance plans and payment options including cash, major credit cards, and discount plans.

We’re Blue Cross Dental Experts

We proudly accept Blue Cross insurance plans and options at Gentle Dental. Our skilled staff can help answer and clarify issues regarding benefits and payments as well as work with you to ensure you get the most out of your existing Blue Cross Dental plan.

We’re Here to Answer Your Questions

If you have questions regarding if your Blue Cross insurance plan is accepted or around which payment plan is right for you, don’t hesitate to reach out to us, our team is here to help guide you.

Schedule Your Appointment

Please call us to schedule your appointment or fill out our request an appointment form.

New Patients

$50 Exam & X-Rays

Includes new patient exam and full mouth X-Rays.

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    New Patients

    $100 Off Non-Covered Services

    New patients only. On services of $300 or greater not covered by insurance.

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      Ortho Special

      Braces from $99 Month

      Flexible payment plans. Including FREE Orthodontic consultation.

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        To Know Us Is To Love Us

        LEARN ABOUT US

        Welcome to Hayward Gentle Dental, perfectly located in the Winton Plaza at the prime northwest intersection of Hesperian Boulevard and Southland Drive for your convenience.

        At Hayward Gentle Dental and Orthodontics, our mission is to provide unparalleled customer service alongside comprehensive dental care all in one location. We aim for every visit to be as comfortable and informative as possible, offering an extensive range of dental specialties to meet your unique needs right here in our office. Our dedicated team is expertly trained to deliver exceptional care and a positive experience to all our patients.

        To accommodate your busy life, we offer flexible scheduling, complimentary parking, and accept various dental insurance plans to simplify your visits. Moreover, we are proud to introduce our own in-house discount dental plan, designed to make comprehensive dental care more accessible and affordable for those without traditional insurance.

        Our practice boasts two exemplary general dentists and a cadre of specialty providers, all ready to attend to your dental needs with utmost care and professionalism. Our front office staff goes the extra mile to ensure your experience with us is exemplary, making each visit as seamless as possible.

        Embodying a family-oriented approach, we value the trust you place in us to care for your family’s dental health in a welcoming and supportive environment.

        We eagerly anticipate welcoming you to the Hayward Gentle Dental family! For appointments or inquiries, please call us at 510-244-3163.

        Meet The Team

        WHO WE ARE

        • Ali Pootrakul

          Ali Pootrakul

          D.D.S., M.D. Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

        Insurances We Accept

        Gentle Dental accepts most dental insurance plans and options. If you do not see your insurance plan below, contact us and we will be happy to assist in confirming your existing insurance provider.

        DELTA CA-PPO
        DELTACARE PMI HMO
        CIGNA PPO
        METLIFE PPO
        UHC-DBP HMO
        AETNA DMO
        CIGNA HMO
        GUARDIAN PPO
        LIBERTY DENTAL HMO
        ANTHEM B/C CA HMO
        MET SAFEGUARD HMO
        MDG-MDC GUARDIAN HMO
        UNITED HEALTHCARE PPO
        PREMIER ACCESS PPO

        ...and many more.
        Call to see if your insurance is covered!

        (510) 244-3163

        Questions about Insurance?

        If you have dental insurance and are concerned about coverage do not hesitate to reach out to our friendly staff. Our team here at Gentle Dental will help you with any payment or insurance questions you may have and will work closely with you to help you get the most out of your dental plan.

        About Payment

        Gentle Dental aims to be as gentle on your wallet as our dentists are when providing treatment. Our professional staff will help you get the most from your dental insurance benefits and explain any deductibles and co-pays to you.

        Payment options include cash, major credit cards, discount plans, and private financing.

        Our In-House Discount Plan – The Gentle Dental Plan

        For more details or to enroll, visit: www.gentledentalplan.com or call 1(800) 903-2532.
        You can also enroll at one of our locations.

        Flexible Financing

        We understand that you don’t always have the cash at hand, that’s why we accept most major credit cards and offer flexible financing options which can be helpful if you require more extensive work, orthodontics, or cosmetic procedures that aren’t covered by insurance. These plans can offer:

        • Low down payment and no interest1
        • No money down and no interest2
        • Extended terms up to 48 months at 14.9% promotional interest rates3

        We want to make paying for dental services as easy as possible. For more information, call us toll-free at 1-800-GENTLE1 to get in touch with the Gentle Dental Office in your neighborhood.

        1. Valid photo ID and checking account, credit card or debit card required.
        2. On approved credit. For promotional purchases over $300 if paid in full within promotional period. If promotional purchase is not paid in full within promotional period, interest will be imposed from the date of purchase at 26.99% APR.
        3. On approved credit. For promotional purchases over $1,000. Fixed monthly payments based on repayment over 24, 36, or 48 month period.

        Don’t see the service you need? Give us a call!

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        Gentle in So Many Ways

        Gentle on Your Mind

        Our experienced Dental Professionals use the latest techniques to be as gentle as possible.

        Gentle on Your Wallet

        We accept most insurance plans, have a discount plan for those without, and offer flexible payment options.

        Gentle on Your Schedule

        We make your life easier with convenient hours including evenings and weekends.

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