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Welcome to Quijano Dental, Your Dentist in South San Francisco, CA

From first contact at Quijano Dentistry, our South San Francisco, CA dentists are committed to your individual attention and strive to provide personalized oral health care tailored for your unique dental needs and goals. We work hard to create the ultimate stress-free and comfortable dental experience. Your health and comfort are our top priorities, and we do what it takes to help every patient understand their symptoms and treatment options in a relaxed office setting.

It is our mission to educate and provide our patients with the best dental care in South San Francisco. For that reason, we’ve designed this website to provide you with all of the important information you need to make healthy decisions about your teeth and gums. We encourage you to browse our office page, service details and patient education library whenever you have a question about our practice or your oral health. Achieving quality dental care shouldn’t be difficult, so at Quijano Dentistry we make it simple to achieve your healthiest, most beautiful smile. Whether you are looking for information on general dentistry, teeth whitening, crowns, preventive care, or periodontal exams, you can learn more about all of your options from our services page. For your convenience, you can also request an appointment online with our South San Francisco dentist and download patient forms directly from our website.

Feel free to contact our South San Francisco office with any questions. We look forward to making each visit to our office a positive experience.

 


Meet Our Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Generoso Quijano
    Jr.

    Dr. Quijano is a graduate of University of the East dental school. He has been a dentist for years and has been through several post graduate courses in different fields of dentistry since receiving his DMD degree in 1988. In 1989, he was invited to join the faculty of the University of the East College of Dentistry- Restorative Department. He has also been a dental consultant for Dentsply Asia and 3M dental products.

    Currently, Dr. Quijano is a member of the San Mateo dental society, the California Dental association and the American Dental Association.

    His approach to your treatment starts with patiently listening to you. Then, after a complete and thorough examination, he reviews and discusses the diagnosis and treatment options with you.

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  • Dr.
    Anna Valera-Quijano

    Dr. Anna Valera-Quijano is a graduate of University of the East where she received her DMD degree in 1989.

    While she has a wide range of experience in different areas of dentistry, from cosmetic and restorative dentistry to surgical treatments and root canal treatments, her practice emphasis is on family and cosmetic dentistry. She is up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry that enables her to provide her patients with the best quality of care in the field.

    She is also a certified dentist for Lumineers, a painless and prep-less veneer preparation technique and Invisalign.

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Featured Articles

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  • Veneers

    Teeth that are badly stained, shaped or crooked may be improved by a veneer placed on the surface of the affected teeth. Veneers are thin pieces of porcelain or plastic cemented over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape. Veneers are used on teeth with uneven surfaces or are chipped, ...

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  • Fillings

    Frequently asked questions: dental fillings Are dental amalgams safe? Is it possible to have an allergic reaction to amalgam? Is it true that dental amalgams have been banned in other countries? Is there a filling material that matches tooth color? If my tooth doesn't hurt and my filling is still in ...

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  • Overview

    Pain can occur in any number of places in your mouth: teeth, gums, roots, the palate, tongue and jaw. Cavities are a common culprit causing pain. Untreated cavities can impact nerves because of infections of the tooth and gums. Impacted and abscessed teeth and sore jaws from teeth grinding are other ...

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  • Sealants

    Sealants are liquid coatings that harden on the chewing surfaces of teeth and are showing a great deal of effectiveness in preventing cavities—even on teeth where decay has begun. The pits and grooves of your teeth are prime areas for opportunistic decay. Even regular brushing sometimes misses these ...

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  • Your Rights and Responsibilities as a Patient

    Patient Rights You have a right to choose your own dentist and schedule an appointment in a timely manner. You have a right to know the education and training of your dentist and the dental care team. You have a right to arrange to see the dentist every time you receive dental treatment, ...

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  • Introduction

    Does mercury in the silver fillings in your mouth pose any long-term health risks? Does fluoride, in spite of everything we've been told since childhood, actually cause more harm than good? What does the latest research reveal about tobacco use on your overall oral health? This section is dedicated ...

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  • Oral Piercing

    Oral piercings (usually in the tongue or around the lips) have quickly become a popular trend in today’s society.  With this popular trend, it is important to realize that sometimes even precautions taken during the installation of the piercing jewelry are not enough to stave off harmful, long-term ...

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  • Scaling and Root Planing

    Some cases of acute periodontal (gum) disease that do not respond to more conventional treatment and self-care such as flossing may require a special kind of cleaning called scaling and root planing. The procedure begins with administration of a local anesthetic to reduce any discomfort. Then, a small ...

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  • Medications

    Some dental procedures, such as tooth extractions and oral surgery, may call for our office to prescribe medications before or after a procedure. These medications are used to prevent or fight an infection, or to relieve any post-operative discomfort and pain. For these reasons, it is extremely important ...

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  • Toothaches

    Simple toothaches can often be relieved by rinsing the mouth to clear it of debris and other matter. Sometimes, a toothache can be caused or aggravated by a piece of debris lodged between the tooth and another tooth. Avoid placing an aspirin between your tooth and gum to relieve pain, because the dissolving ...

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

10:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

10:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

10:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

10:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

By Appointment

Sunday:

Closed