1436 Cedarwood Lane
Dr. Yu is the most perfect dentist I have ever encountered. Her work is tedious and very long lasting as in permanent. She is worth every moment and dollar spent on her services and then some. She cares about her patients and Show morehas a very unique way of making her patients feel comfortable. She is humorous and very professional. I can't imagine going to anyone else. My family and friends really enjoy the services as well. She has skills that surpass most in her field and takes her work very serious. I thoroughly enjoy and appreciate her and her staff. The Best Dentist Office in the Bay Area!!!!!
Dr. Yu and her staff are super prompt and thorough. My usual provider was unable to provide me with an appointment for another three weeks but Dr. Yu scheduled me for the following day on her day off and provided me prompt treatmeShow morent. She’s very thorough and communicates very well. They are very transparent with out of pocket costs as well. Now I understand why they are so highly rated.
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About Dr. Yu
Kara S. Yu, DMD, FICOI, FAGD, is a skilled general dentist who has been serving patients in the Bay Area and Tri-Valley Area communities since 2007. At Cedarwood Pleasanton Dentistry in Pleasanton, California, her patients appreciate the caring and gentle approach she has to dentistry.
Dr. Yu earned her Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience, Physiology, and Behavior at the University of California at Davis. She then went on to obtain her Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 2007. She graduated with highest honors in endodontics (root canal therapy) and took advanced honors courses in periodontics, endodontics, and pedodontics.
Widely respected by her peers in the field of dentistry, Dr. Yu is a Fellow in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and reached the leverl of Master in the prestigious Academy of General Dentistry. Outside of general dentistry, she also excels in bone grafting and sinus lifts.
Dr. Yu is a kind, considerate, and gentle provider whose patients often turn to for full mouth reconstruction. With broad expertise, Dr. Yu can help restore and enhance smiles with dentures, crowns, or bridges. She’s certified with dental lasers, Invisalign®, Perio Protect® (advanced gum disease treatment) and implant therapy. Invisalign is actually one of her specialties. Dr. Yu has been a certified Invisalign provider for nearly a decade and has received Invisalign Advance Certification I and II. She also provides Botox® injections in-office and offers ERA-supported dentures to her patients.
But when she clocks out, her work isn’t done.
When she’s not in the office, Dr. Yu, who speaks English and Cantonese, often volunteers for the American Dental Association (ADA) at the Give Kids A Smile program where she treats underprivileged children and adults, providing services such as gum treatment and root canal therapy.
Wisdom Teeth Extraction
Oral Cancer Examination
Full Mouth Reconstruction Therapy
Cedarwood Pleasanton Dentistry
1436 Cedarwood Lane
Pleasanton, CA, 94566
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Glad to find the dental care I trust and enjoy.
Great care with a personal touch.
Dr. Yu is the most perfect dentist I have ever encountered. Her work is tedious and very long lasting as in permanent. She is worth every moment and dollar spent on her services and then some. She cares about her patients and has a very unique way of making her patients feel comfortable. She is humorous and very professional. I can't imagine going to anyone else. My family and friends really enjoy the services as well. She has skills that surpass most in her field and takes her work very serious. I thoroughly enjoy and appreciate her and her staff. The Best Dentist Office in the Bay Area!!!!!
They are super nice and funny. I was not comfortable at all, but their demeanor lightened the mood
I always get excellent care with Dr. Yu and staff! The friendliness, professionalism, great care, and laughs make going to the dentist fun.
Dr. Yu truly care about your teeth and health!
Everyone in this office is so professional yet they all have great sense of humors . I just can’t say enough about them . So happy I found this practice
Dr. Yu and her staff have a very clean office. They welcomed me with smiles - at least their voices smiled under their masks! I love the new way of cleaning teeth - a lot less poking and prodding!! I love coming here!
I have had nothing but great experiences with everyone in the office . Dr Yu is the best
Dr Yu is very friendly.
Doctors are very nice and try to help
Was very knowledgeable about the procedure that had to be done
exelent end on time appoinment
Excellent dental skills. Great interpersonal skills. Team has great people skills.
The most caring follow through ever!!! Thank you with great appreciation. Love, Irenee
Dr. Yu and Dr. Ha are great. The most thorough and gentle cleaning. I have been seeing them for years. The entire team is very professional thorough and it’s always a seamless check-up. Highly recommended!
As always, the very, very best dentist and staff anywhere!
I’m so glad to have Dr. Yu treat my TMJ. I did what she told me and got much improved. She is very nice, passionate, and professional! And all other staff are very friendly too!
Dr. Yu is awesome and the staff is so friendly.
Dr Yu is professional. She is nice and patient.
Dentist and staff very friendly, knowledgeable and patient
AWESOME AS ALWAYS.
Safe, clean and delivered with laughter!!! My mouth is very happy. I appreciate being treated with care and gentleness.