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COVID-19 Safety

We are taking extra precautions to reduce the spread of COVID-19. We offer Saturday and evening appointments and make special accommodations for high risk patients.

Family & Cosmetic Dentistry
Family & Cosmetic

We provide quality dental care with a gentle touch. Come see us.

Family Dentist
Your Family Dentist

Schedule same day dental appointments for everyone in the family.

Award Winning Dentist

See what our patients have to say about us.

Teeth Whitening
Teeth Whitening

Achieve the white, bright, dazzling smile you’ve always wanted.

Cosmetic Dentistry
Need Work Done?

From gum treatment to lumineers, let’s transform your smile.

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Family Friendly Dentist In Pleasanton, CA

If you’re looking for a family-friendly dental office where children and adults can come for their dental check-ups, Gateway Dental Care is the place for you. Dr. Kitagawa understands the patience and attentiveness it takes to create a pleasant dental visit, and she caters her care according to each patient’s needs.­­

Contact us today to schedule your appointment. We accept most dental insurance plans and have late evening and Saturday appointments available too!

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Dr. Francine Kitagawa

Dr. Kitagawa is a family dentist with decades of experience. She founded Gateway Dental Care in Pleasanton, California and offers modern yet personalized dental services for people of all ages.

She is a member of the American Dental Association and California Dental association, which devote much of their efforts into maintaining professional ethics and high standards of care in dentistry.

Our Services

Gateway Dental Care provides experienced family and cosmetic dentistry.

Dental Exams
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We offer comprehensive exams and cleanings for you and your entire family. Schedule yours today.

Cosmetic Dental
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Need cosmetic work done? Our dental clinic can help you achieve the smile of your dreams.

Dental Implants
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Dental Implants are metal anchors surgically placed into the jaw to hold permanent replacement teeth.

Comfort Dental
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You shouldn’t afraid to see dentist.We offer pain relief options make visit comfortable as possible.

Periodontal Therapy
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We utilize modern, non-surgical techniques for all periodontal therapy reatments.

Tooth Whitening
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We utilize modern, non-surgical techniques for all periodontal therapy treatments.

Family Dentistry

We offer comprehensive exams and cleanings for you and your entire family, as well as preventative care and treatment and repair services for many common dental issues. Whether you want to resolve a major oral problem or just have teeth examined, our staff is prepared to provide you and your family with healthy and beautiful smiles.

Cosmetic Dentistry

Both in your professional and personal life, having a beautiful smile is something that will make an immediate difference in the way you look and feel. We offer many cosmetic dental treatments to rejuvenate and transform your smile. Whether you’re interested in teeth whitening and shaping or a complete smile makeover, we can help.


At Gateway Dental Care, we strive to give every patient a pleasant experience. We offer a variety of pain relief options to make even the most complex treatments as comfortable as possible. To prevent numbness after a procedure, we offer OraVerse to quickly reverse the numbness so you can enjoy the rest of your day.


Our Happy Clients

Providing Quality Family & Cosmetic Dental Care

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