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We found 390 dentists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas Blue Advantage near San Jose, CA.

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Ralph Stephen Zotovich
Specializes in Pediatric Dentistry
150 N Jackson Avenue; Suite 110
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Ralph Zotovich's area of specialization is pediatric dentistry. In addition to English, Dr. Zotovich (or staff) speaks Filipino, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Dr. Zotovich is affiliated with Regional Medical Center of San Jose. For his professional training, Dr. Zotovich completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Patient ratings for Dr. Zotovich average 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
1089 Park Avenue
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Tina Nguyen works as a general dentist. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, General Dentistry
150 N Jackson Avenue; Suite 203
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Nidhi Sikka practices oral and maxillofacial surgery and general dentistry in San Jose, CA. She is affiliated with Regional Medical Center of San Jose. She honors several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Health Net. Dr. Sikka (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Filipino, Spanish, and Hindi.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
696 E. Santa Clara Street; Suite 201
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Josef Villaluz is a general dentist. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Villaluz is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Dentistry
1040a Mclaughlin Avenue
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Trang Vu works as a dentist. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2039 Forest Avenue; Suite 306
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Wen Fan is a specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery. He works in San Jose, CA. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Fan is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice. He graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
4600 Alum Rock Avenue; Suite 1
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. James Higgins practices general dentistry in San Jose, CA. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
281 E Hamilton Avenue; Suite 6
Campbell, CA
 

Dr. Louis Tieu practices oral and maxillofacial surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Tieu average 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Tieu takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice. He studied medicine at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. Dr. Tieu is conversant in Mandarin.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
3005 Silver Creek Road; Suite #198
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Aparnavalli Nayudu's area of specialization is general dentistry. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Dentistry
1695 Alum Rock Avenue; Suite #1
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Angelita Luciano practices dentistry in San Jose, CA. Patients rated her highly, giving her an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Dentistry
2727 Mckee Road
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Ramon Ocampo specializes in dentistry and practices in San Jose, CA. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ocampo takes.

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Specializes in Dentistry
2323 Montpelier Drive; Suite B
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Robert Haake's specialty is dentistry. Patients rated Dr. Haake highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Periodontics
4155 Moorpark Avenue; Suite 18
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Siamak Madani works as a periodontist in San Jose, CA. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, Blue Choice, and more.

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Charles J Dressman Jr.
Specializes in Dentistry
1600 Willow Street; Suite 215
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Charles Dressman specializes in dentistry. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Dentistry
2114 Senter Road; Suite 3
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Cao Nguyen specializes in dentistry and practices in San Jose, CA. His average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Net, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
1655 The Alameda
San Jose, CA
 

Dr. Brandon Kang's area of specialization is oral and maxillofacial surgery. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Coventry HSA, as well as other insurance carriers.

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What is Dentistry?

A dentist provides oral (mouth) health care, ranging from routine cleanings all the way to oral surgery. Dentistry is about more than just teeth: dentists also care for a patient’s jaw, tongue, lips, and salivary glands; they even check for signs of disease in the head and neck.

A dentist has a number of jobs they perform to keep their patients healthy. They examine areas inside and around the mouth to look for unusual lumps or swelling that could indicate a problem, and they take biopsies if needed. They educate their patients not only about the daily care of their teeth and gums, but also about proper nutrition and not using tobacco. Of course, teeth are their main focus, and dentists know how to treat them right. A dentist can clean, repair, remove, replace, or reposition teeth in order to prevent and treat disease.

Some disorders of the mouth and teeth require special treatment and surgery. Although a general dentist can perform minor surgical procedures such as tooth extractions, when it comes to more specialized oral care, there are dentists who have chosen to focus their education and experience in certain areas. These subspecialties include:
  • Endodontics, the specialty that focuses on the pulp and nerves inside the tooth (endodontists often perform root canals)
  • Pediatric Dentistry, which is dental care specifically tailored towards children
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, which deals with surgery of the jaws and lower face; this can include everything from trauma after an accident to removal of wisdom teeth
  • Prosthodontics, the specialty of replacing missing teeth or bone within the mouth with prosthetics, or manufactured parts
  • Orthodontics, which involves aligning the teeth and shaping the jaw using braces

The health of the mouth can be a strong indicator of overall health. Dentists teach you how to take good care of your teeth, and they keep your mouth healthy and comfortable.