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Dental Implant Center

The Dental Implant Center specializes in dental implants as a solution for the millions of people who have permanently lost a tooth or several teeth and who use dentures. Implants, made of materials that are compatible with human bone and tissue, provide artificial teeth that look natural and feel secure. They also can be used to attach full or partial dentures.

The facility offers a range of implant systems and procedures, including hard and soft tissue grafting. Surgery is performed in the Oral Surgery Center, which is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care. State-of-the-art CT scanning and computer analysis are available to evaluate implant placement.

For more information about dentistry services, see the UCSF School of Dentistry.

Please call the number below to make an appointment.

Getting Here

Dental Implant Center
707 Parnassus Ave., Suite D-1201
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 476-3021
Fax: (415) 476-8999

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.


What to Bring

  • Health insurance information including authorizations or referrals
  • List of prescription medications and dosages
  • List of medications that you're allergic to
  • List of questions you may have
  • Recent test results related to your condition
  • Paper and pencil to take notes

Access Your Health Information Online

This clinic uses UCSF MyChart, an online patient service. Message your provider, request medication refills, view some test results and more.

Learn more about UCSF MyChart

Appointments

You may pre-register with our office by filling out a secure online patient registration form.

Complete the form, then click on "print" and "submit."

We take every precaution to ensure the security and prviacy of your personal data.

Insurance

Dental implants and associated procedures are typically not covered by medical or dental insurance, and treatment is provided on a fee-for-service basis. Visa and MasterCard are accepted.

For more information regarding implants, please call the implant coordinator at (415) 476-3021.

Parking

Parking at Parnassus

Public parking for an hourly fee at UCSF Medical Center is available in the seven-level Millberry Union Garage at 500 Parnassus Ave. There are two garage entrances — one on the north side of Parnassus Avenue and another on Irving Street, just east of Third Avenue.

Another garage with an hourly fee, at 350 Parnassus Ave., is open Monday to Friday from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Metered street parking is rarely available.

Patients being admitted to the hospital may be dropped off at the circular driveway leading to the main entrance at 505 Parnassus Ave. This area also may be used to pick up patients who are being discharged.

For more information about parking at Parnassus, call Campus Parking Services at 476-2566.

Valet Parking Service

Valet parking service is available at the Ambulatory Care Center (ACC) at 400 Parnassus Ave. from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The valet service is free but patients must pay regular parking fees. For more information about the valet service, call (415) 476-6200.

A UCSF "greeter" also is available at the ACC from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to assist patients find their way.

Public Transportation

Parnassus

UCSF Medical Center is accessible via Muni streetcar line N-Judah*, which stops at Second Avenue and Irving Street, and the following Muni bus lines, which stop in front of the hospital:

  • 43-Masonic*
  • 6-Parnassus

For more information about Muni visit, www.sfmuni.com.

* Wheelchair accessible bus routes

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Clinic Team

M. Anthony Pogrel
Dr. M. Anthony Pogrel,
oral and maxillofacial surgeon
Brian Bast
Dr. Brian Bast,
oral and maxillofacial surgeon
Newton Gordon
Dr. Newton Gordon,
oral and maxillofacial surgeon
Mehran Hossaini-Zadeh
Dr. Mehran Hossaini-Zadeh,
oral and maxillofacial surgeon
Chirag Patel
Dr. Chirag Patel,
oral and maxillofacial surgeon
Hieu Pham
Dr. Hieu Pham,
oral and maxillofacial surgeon