Independently Rated Highest in Quality
F o u r t h
Consecutive Year
Originally Earned:
January 2014
We declare that Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental HAS QUALIFIED for and continues to meet the Ongoing Research and Rating Requirements for Diamond Certified® status.
Certificate #2117
(415) 935-0983
3585 Balboa Street
San Francisco, CA 94121
Dr. Ka-Wing Chew, Owner

Dr. Chew’s Dental Office – Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental provides a complete range of dental services for all types of patients (including children) at its San Francisco facility. In addition to routine cleanings and check-ups, the practice offers restorative treatments such as bridges, dentures and dental implants; treats periodontal diseases and performs special periodontal cleanings; fits patients with traditional and clear braces; and more.

Dr. Ka-Wing Chew and his staff believe in taking a family-oriented approach to dental care. “In our opinion, there’s only one way to treat patients, and that’s as if they were family members,” he says. “People strive to do the best for their families, and that’s the same way we want to regard each of our patients.”

Dr. Chew’s Dental Office stays up-to-date with industry  technology, utilizing advanced tools such as digital x-rays and intraoral cameras, as well as cutting-edge techniques like microdentistry and rotary endodontics. Dr. Chew says that even though his practice is technologically advanced, its primary concern is ensuring every patient has a positive experience. “We make our office a place where patients can feel relaxed and comfortable. The more comfortable they are, the happier they will be.”

Company Philosophy

“Our goal is to provide comprehensive, expert dental care for a reasonable price. With our time-tested experience, state-of-the-art facility and relaxing office environment, we’re able to guarantee patient satisfaction on a continuous basis.”

Serving all of San Francisco including Mission District, Sunset, Bernal Heights, North Beach Russian Hill, Nob Hill and Tenderloin.

General, Cosmetic & Restorative Dentistry
Braces
Dental Implants
Periodontal Treatments

Invisalign
Invisalign

Comparative Summary

Maintaining patient satisfaction is a crucial aspect of any dentist, but it’s even more important for dental practices that have earned the prestigious Diamond Certified award. For Dr. Chew’s Dental Office – Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental, the key to achieving and maintaining high levels of patient satisfaction is simple: provide careful, individualized care that’s...

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Do you offer the dental procedure I need?
A: "Most likely. We provide a full range of dental services, including general cleanings and exams, x-rays, braces, dental implants, veneers, crowns, teeth whitening, bridges, dentures, bonding, inlays and onlays, root canals, wisdom teeth remov...
Q: How do I decide if Dr. Chew is the right dentist for me?
A: "We offer complimentary consultations for individuals who want to meet Dr. Chew before they decide whether to come in for dental work. "
Q: Can you accommodate my schedule?
A: "We’re open every day except Thursday and Sunday, and Dr. Chew is in every other Saturday. We also stay open until 6pm, so many of our patients are able to make appointments after work. "

Industry Info

Remember, cleaner teeth and better dental health mean better health in general.
Many people don’t realize that poor oral health can impact and even worsen many health problems, including heart disease, diabetes, lung disease and Alzheimer’s disease. “There’s definitely a connection between gum disease...
Findings based on statistically reliable research from 79 surveys

Customer Satisfaction

Survey Question: On a scale of 1 to 10 how satisfied were you with the quality you received?
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Company Credentials

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Customer Loyalty

Survey Question: If you needed this product or service in the future, would you use this company again?
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95%
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Diamond Certified Qualification

Based on 79 customer surveys, we declare
Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental
has passed all rating steps and has earned
The Diamond Certified Award
No. 2117
Continuously qualified since January 2014.
David Pak
Director of Ratings Research
American Ratings Corporation

Verbatim Survey Responses From Only Verified Customers

Cody H. Verified Customer Name
"The friendliness of the staff"
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Company Capabilities Table

Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental
3585 Balboa Street
San Francisco, CA 94121
(415) 935-0983
DCID4152218100

Tue, Wed, Fri: 9am – 6pm

Sat: By Appointment Only

Serving all of San Francisco including Mission District, Sunset, Bernal Heights, North Beach Russian Hill, Nob Hill and Tenderloin.

Dr. Ka-Wing Chew, Owner
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33916
Liability Insurance, Workers' Compensation
Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), San Francisco Dental Society (SFDS)
1992
General, Cosmetic & Restorative Dentistry, Braces, Dental Implants, Periodontal Treatments
Invisalign
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San Francisco Dentists

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Survey Responses For

Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental

Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental: Average 8.7 out of 10 based on 79 unique customer surveys of customer satisfaction.
Cody H. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Super friendly staff and super easy to schedule appointments, great quality of care"

"The friendliness of the staff"

Daniel W. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"He is very gentle, and his employees are very considerate and concerned."

"They're very concerned, and his employees are considerate. They treat me like a friend."

Edward T. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"He is honest about his dealings. He does what he can to ensure his patients are comfortable."

"The comfort he provides to his patients"

Eric C. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"He's very courteous, very professional, and always very accommodating."

"New equipment, and he's pretty good at what he does."

John Y. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"He's a good dentist."

"He's very, very detailed. I've been using him for the last 22 years."

Katherine D. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"He is very professional and very thorough."

"I've been using him for about 3 years. The office staff is friendly, and they are always on time. "

Linda W. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I've already recommended him to a few people."

"He is very nice, patient, and detail oriented."

Theresa V. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Thorough"

"He spends time explaining things."

Tom S. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Knowledgeable and friendly staff"

"It is convenient, because it is right around the corner from where I live."

Angela S. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"They have a really clean facility, a very friendly staff, and a kind doctor."

"I really like the cleanliness of the office."

Angeline L. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Dr. Chew is very nice and thorough. He has a great friendly staff too."

"Conveniently located"

Annie W. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"He is a good dentist. He is very patient and gentle."

"He gave my mom a full denture, and he did a very good job with that, which made me feel more comfortable with him personally."

Ashley A. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"It is a warm environment, and the staff is friendly."

"It is really cozy."

Cindy L. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"The staff are all very friendly."

"The people are very friendly, and the doctor is good."

Connie C. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"The staff is very sincere and friendly. Dr. Chew takes his time with me. It is a very comfortable and friendly office. I feel like they care about me. "

"Dr. Chew is very thorough, whether it is a small job or a big job. He always spends a good amount of time with me. He makes me feel like he cares, which is very important."

Dan C. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"I have no problems going there. I like them."

"It's clean, he's nice, and he seems to know what he's doing. "

David B. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"He is patient and takes his time to explain things thoroughly."

"Communication"

David H. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"It is a professional office. "

"They always have open appointment slots, and they are even open on Saturdays. "

Edwin L. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"It is very nice, clean, modern, and inviting. It is just a nice dental office to go to, very welcoming."

"He is very personable, nice, kind, attentive to your needs, and very skilled at what he does. His assistant Charlotte is very accommodating, nice, and helpful."

Jayden K. Verified Dr. Chew's Dental Office - Richmond Neighborhood Family Dental Customer Name
Q1:10 out of 10
Q2:Yes
Q3 & Q4:

"Dr. Chew is friendly, and his staff are all very helpful."

"The location is close."