Balentine Plaza Dental Care

(132) Family Dentistry
I have been coming to this office for over 10+ year now. Before when it was Dr Mercado, and now with Dr. Cheng. Great welcoming staff and the hygienists over the years have been great. I've never h...
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I really like Dr. Chang's advices. He prefers if we can not do the processor then don't do it. I received an email saying he is going to be doing the admin work only. That's sad! I will see how the...
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Every visit has always been a positive one with the great staff they have! Marissa Aquino has been very helpful in my past check ups and she has provided tremendous feedback. I really admire her wo...
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I recently moved to the Bay Area from Southern California so I had to find new doctors and dentists for me and my family.  I am glad I found Balentine Dental Care.  Today was my 1st appointment wit...
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I very much appreciate that Dr. Cheng is honest with me when sharing his observations. Unlike some other dentists, he does not recommend unnecessary procedures to make a profit. So glad I've found ...
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One of the best and comfortable dental visits in years. Very courteous and helpful staff and Dr. Cheng was extremely comfortable to work with. He explained things very clearly and accommodated me a...
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Dr Cheng is amazing!! I moved from SoCal to NorCal and had to look for a new dentist, I feel so lucky I found Dr Cheng. He was very thorough with my cleaning and is definitely very passionate about...
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Everyone here is super nice and the environment is comforting. Professional attitudes all around. The team speaks to each other precisely but when speaking with the patient, all is explained in lay...
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As a child I never liked going to the dentist and even now as a adult I'm not very fond of anyone touching my teeth or drilling into it. Luckily, 4 years ago I found this place. My concerns are alw...
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I have been the patient for over 4 years and my experience with their services so far is more than excellent.   Originally I just wanted to support my neighborhood business and it turned out this i...
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Friendly, courteous, professional and always takes care of me. They always ask if I am doing ok every step of the way. Dr Cheng checks out my teeth at every visit. Provides feedback and recommendat...
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So this is my second time here and let me tell you I'm not going anywhere else! I haven't been to the dentist in 3+ years and was TERRIFIED to go and see what the outcome was. When walking in every...
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Dr. Chen is by far the best dentist I've ever had. He is extremely meticulous and will not impose on any unnecessary treatments. He is also extremely patient and makes sure I understand ahead of ti...
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After many family members telling us wonderful things about Dr. Cheng's office, I decided it was time. For my 5 year olds first visit, the front desk greeted us and made her feel at ease by telling...
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All the staff is very friendly and helpful. They are really easy to talk to, very important for me because English is not my first language.
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Great service and a great dental team to work with. My whole family has joe switched over to Balentine Plaza Dental cafe.
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Year after year Dr. Cheng consistently provides great dental care for our family! My 4 year old daughter is at times shy around strangers but she is always at ease during her teeth cleaning with Dr...
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Have been coming here for a couple years- excellent service!  Dr. and staff very proactive in helping to prevent dental problems and maintain teeth.
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Great service, good advice. Went for cleaning and check up, will definitely be coming again
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I have been seeing Dr. Kevin Cheng for the past several years and he's been the best dentist I have ever had. His team is also amazing. From the front desk, dental hygienists, and office manager. H...
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Visiting a dentist is not usually fun but Dr. Cheng and his crew make it so easy for you. Very friendly and nice people. I highly recommend them.
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Dr.Cheng and his staff are very friendly and professional. We have been Dr. Cheng's patients for almost 4 years, the office is always clean and organized, every time we go, we are very satisfied wi...
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Spoke to a few places when looking for a new dentist and am so thankful I discovered such a great place so close to home (do not let the foodmax shopping center deter you)! I was first impressed ju...
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Dr.Cheng & his staff are amazing! He is patient, caring, knowledgeable & just a nice human being. His staff is equally exceptional from dental assistants to front office. I switched to his office b...
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Everyone at Balentine Plaza Dental Care greets you with a smile and are the nicest people. I have gone here now for a year and it has been nothing but a pleasure. I would recommend Balentine to eve...
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Got in and out of my appointment fast! :D I hate having to wait at my previous dentists when I've already scheduled an appointment. Dr. Cheng and staff are very professional and honest. They're the...
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Dr. Cheng & his awesome staff are truly the best dentist office I've ever been to.  I couldn't write enough Great comments about my experience with them.  Do yourself a favor, go see them.  Thank y...
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We have been Dr. Cheng's patient for over one year. He is professional and friendly and so are the team. When he did regular clean for my daughter, he helped to polish my daughter's baby teeth to m...
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Root canal complete. Efficient, friendly, and thoughtful service. Never waited more than 5 minutes. Greeted by name with a smile. Spoken to like a good friend by everyone. Empathetic to my work sch...
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Fantastic and friendly service from everyone, very thorough in explaining the procedures for first-timers to their clinic and lots of care is provided to improve the health of your teeth. If you ha...
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Just had my top two wisdom teeth pulled. No swelling, no pain. Dr. Cheng is seriously the best! I was pretty nervous of the recovery time and anticipating the pain from needles, but he is very skil...
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I cannot say enough amazing things about Dr. Cheng and the amazing team at Balentine Plaza Dental Care! My husband and I have been patients for over 4 years and am always impressed by the patient-c...
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It's first time I visit this dental place.They are really nice.Dr.Cheng is very friendly and professional. I will definitely recommend my colleagues and friends to here.
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Dr. Cheng is the man! He's very nice, attentive, and very good at what he does. Also, the staff is super friendly and makes sure you are taken care of. Love this place, glad I switched to this dent...
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I've been a patient for 2-3 years now so I should write a review for Dr. Cheng and his team. Working in a business that requires excellent teamwork, I understand how important and difficult it is t...
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Great experience for the entire family. Good old fashion practice combined with the latest technology. Excellent customer service, great staff, great doctor. My 4 year old even wanted to go back th...
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Nice place in Fremont area. Merissa is great my hygienist. Good and friendly people. Getting an appointment is not easy, as are really busy. But they work closely to accommodate cancelled requests.
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Always a good experience with this place.The hygienists are always friendly, the actual dentist visit is no longer than it needs to be. TVs, magazines, and coffee for those who want the extra mile ...
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I think no one likes to go to the dentist, but it's one of things we all gotta do. Dr. Chen and his staff are extremely friendly. They make sure you would feel comfortable from the minute you enter...
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Dr. Cheng is absolutely my favorite dentist and I have had quite a few so I speak from experience. He got my teeth in really great shape and after a couple of decades of not having back molars, I a...
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Dr Chen is great, and Marissa the dental hygienist is also. Not preachy at all. I've been to other places before where it feels like a lecture on how to clean your teeth. Dr. Chen makes sure he doe...
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Dr. Cheng and his team demonstrate professional care and excellent bedside manner. Going to the dentist is a scary thing for a lot of people, but they make you feel comfortable through the entire p...
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They're really nice!!! They still use scary dentist tools, but they're real gentle about it. My first visit involved us talking about Chinatown pastries, which kinda disproves the theory that denti...
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I don't think anybody likes going to the dentist, but the staff at Balentine Plaza Dental Care make it almost bearable.Ever since I was a kid I've always hated going to the dentist. Partly because ...
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I have great experience with Dr. Cheng. Dr.Cheng and his team are professional and friendly, really care about their customers.
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For my experience to 'Balentine Plaza Dental Care' it was great. All the staffs nice, friendly, well-informed, and helpful as well. I would highly recommend to this dentist place!
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Had an excellent experience recently with Dr. Cheng and his team. Had to get a crown and 8 fillings (my own irresponsiblity), but they made it a pain-free experience. They were all very nice and he...
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I've always hated the dentist. Between the uncomfortable feeling of someone digging in my mouth and the aweful noises of the tools, I try to prolong my visits as much as I can.. That was, until I f...
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I've been coming to Balentine Plaza Dental Care for a few years now for cleans, check ups and *gulp* a cavity filling! There are a lot of dentists around the place and it can be hard to determine w...
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Quality patient care and knowledgeable dentist and staff. Dr. Cheng is great. The best dentist I have ever been to.
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Very good experience with Dr. Chang( care, understand and try his best) and staffs are very nice!!!:) compares with other dental office staffs are very helpful. I referred a few my family members t...
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Great service and awesome skills! The assistants were nice and carefully handled my exams. Dr. Cheng has great dental skills and wonderful patience. I asked him quite some questions on caring for m...
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I am very satisfied with the way I am treated. Dr. Cheng and all the people who are working there, are doing a great job. They are always very friendly and caring. I recommend everyone to try Dr. C...
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Dr Cheng help me a lot with my teeth. I feel much comfortable when eating spicy food or drink cold water. No pain anymore. Their service is awesome. Very cute team.
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Amazing dentist and great team! It is often very hard to find the right doctor or dentist, especially on a trust basis. But Balentine Plaza Dental Care goes above and beyond, and I would trust Dr. ...
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Dr. Cheng and his staff are very professional! I really like the friendly atmosphere I feel when I walk in the door. Always greeted with a smile! They will be pulling my wisdom teeth soon and I am ...
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All the staff are very friendly and very accommodating. Dr. Cheng is very professional and always concerned about his patients. My experience here has been excellent and i am 100% satisfied with th...
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I've been with them for years since Kevin took over the business and they've been fantastic. I take pretty good care of my teeth already, so I typically just come in twice a year for cleanings. But...
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Recently moved to the Newark area and needed a new dentist. Requested an appointment online and Crystal called to confirm the appointment promptly. Everything went very smoothly from X-rays to scal...
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I used to fear anything that involved dentists, the office, and even the thought. With Dr. Cheng and his staff, I'm not scared anymore. Any anxieties were eased through out the process of cleaning,...
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I am very happy with their service. All of them are very professional and truly cares about my well being. Marissa was thorough with her explanation. She did a great job with my teeth cleaning. She...
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I checked in on 6/29/17. Very nice and friendly staff. Marrisa was responsible to take picture and cleaning. She was explaining each step of the process nicely. She did my cleaning softly snd gentl...
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I've been coming to Balentine Plaza Dental Care for a few years now for cleans, check ups and *gulp* a cavity filling! There are a lot of dentists around the place and it can be hard to determine w...
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I was back and forth with other dentist near the area. Some of them weren't professional and legit telling my they will call me in a week and haven't taken any information from me or just told me ...
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Dental experience 10/10Dr. Cheng and his team are smart, caring, and hospitable. Right when I walked into the office they knew who I was and they took cared of me right away. In addition, I have a ...
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Very happy are very friendly recommend
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I am so happy that I found Balentine Plaza Dental Care! I have moved from LA area to Fremont and was looking for a great dentist to take care of my 2 crowns, some fillings, routine checkups and oth...
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Most recommended dental care in the bay area! All are very friendly and really takes care of me and my husband. Even though my Birthday was 3 weeks ago. They manage give me a Birthday card and a gi...
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This is so far the best dentist office I've been to, for them being both professional and heart warming. I found this office last month because my crown all of a sudden fell off when I was chewing ...
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Dr. Cheng is the best dentist I have ever had. He patiently explained my dental issue and the treatment plan. I didn't feel any pain during the treatment. Definitely recommend Dr. Cheng!!!
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Dr. Cheng is absolutely my favorite dentist and I have had quite a few so I speak from experience. He got my teeth in really great shape and after a couple of decades of not having back molars, I a...
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Very courteous staff! Everything is explained in detail before the procedure. Extra care is taken for patient discomfort. Would definitely recommend to friends and family.  My kids (5 and 3) also l...
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Update: super kid friendly. We brought in our 2yo for his first dental check and he was given a very SMOOTH break in into what means going to the dentist. "Dr. Kevin is cool"
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I am so happy that I found Balentine Plaza Dental Care! I have moved from LA area to Fremont and was looking for a great dentist to take care of my 2 crowns, some fillings, routine checkups and oth...
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I took my elder parents here after many years of neglect to their dental health.  Dr. Cheng was very polite and more importantly, competent in his practice.  He speaks mandarin very well so he was ...
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I am really glad I was introduced to this dentist clinic! Not only are they friendly, they are always on top of scheduling; they don't try to sell you bogus procedures you don't need; Dr. Chang doe...
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This was my first visit to this office and I'll be coming back again! I've visited so many dental practices my whole life (thanks to all the candies I ate when I was young) and this is definitely o...
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All the staff were friendly. They make sure they explain every step they do to me. Clinic was clean and neat. I would highly recommend this place.
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Moved to Newark a couple of weeks ago and found Balentine Plaza Dental Care on yelp. I'm a big fan of Yelp and always say "yelp doesn't lie." The 5 stars they have is well deserved!The staff were s...
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Wonderful team who goes the extra mile to make sure you and your teeth are getting the best care possible.
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My entire family have been going to Dr. Cheng for the past year and a half. The office is clean, the staffs are friendly and helpful. Crystal always welcome us with the brightest smile, which reall...
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Thoroughly impressed with my experience at this dental office.  While availability was a problem when scheduling an appointment on-line, it was very simple to do because you get to see exactly when...
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Very clean and nice clinic. Staff is polite. Dr. Kevin is very skillful and he did one filling for me which other clinics avoided.I will definitely recommend him. So far I have gone for basic clean...
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I haven't been to the dentist in over half a year. I stayed up last night playing out different scenarios the dentist and his assistant can torture me, most of it involving accidentally dropping th...
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I was back and forth with other dentist near the area. Some of them weren't professional and legit, telling me they will call me in a week and haven't taken any information from me or just told me ...
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I havent been to the dentist in forever so was unsure how this would work. Submitted a request for an appointment online. Got a reply from Trish within 30 minutes! I filled out their intake form an...
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Very kind dentist and office staff. Dr Cheng gets it done.The office itself is in a small strip mall near the high school (across from FoodMaxx and directly next to Peach Garden). It's owned by one...
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Friendly and professional staff. Had a cleaning and checkup and was extremely pleased with the experience. Dentist provided detailed explanation of all the problem areas via photos and I felt super...
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Dr. Cheng went out of his way to research  and schedule a procedure to help fix a unique dental issue. I am really pleased with the results. I would highly recommend a dentist whom went out of his ...
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I'm not really sure why I've waited so long to write this review.  Considering that I've been going to see Dr. Cheng for the last few years, it seems long overdue.Dr. Cheng does excellent detailed ...
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My son and I have been going here for at least 4 years and couldn't be happier. Our Dental Hygienist Stephanie is a superstar. Her level of professionalism and warm, down-to-earth personality make ...
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Stephanie has always done great work! She's very gentle, thorough, informative, and always has an answer for every question I have for my cleaning and teeth/gum care. She gives me feed back on my b...
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This is the first time I've ever left a dentist office thinking, "Yay, I'm going back there!"  The entire process went by super smoothly and each person I encountered was incredibly genuine and fri...
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Dr. Cheng is a great dentist. He's always looking out for the patient's teeth. He's patient with all my crazy questions on oral health. Did you know teeth cleanings aren't supposed to hurt and mak...
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Highly recommend Dr. Cheng and the staff at Balentine Plaza Dental Care. I went in for a filling and a cleaning and was pleasantly surprised. Dr. Cheng explained everything and made my experience r...
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Dr Cheng is great! I know looking for a good and caring dentist is a difficult thing to do. I really had a good experience with him and his staff members. I felt like he cared more about the health...
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Dr. Cheng and his staff are friendly and courteous. My impression of the doctor's skills is also positive. I plan to become a regular patient.
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Friendly staff. Great facilities. Geared towards customer service and providing the patient with a comfortable experience. They also go into detail with their explanations and explain the reasoning...
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Dr. Cheng is an experienced and knowledgable dentist who provides excellent services to all his patients. He explains each procedure and service patiently and in detail. He is extremely humble and ...
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Dr. Cheng gives me smiles that I deserve to have with his smile!!!I've decided to visit Balentine Dental Care about the gap between my two front teeth. First of all, the office is really clean and ...
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I have been going to Dr. Cheng to get my teeth cleaned for over a year. Every time, he answered my questions patiently, cleaned my teeth thoroughly, and overall made my visits very enjoyable. Dr. C...
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I've had my yelp account for a while, but I've always been a lurker as opposed to a reviewer. I did not expect my first review would, of all things, be for a dentist. However, Dr. Cheng deserves my...
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Dr. Cheng is a great dentist. He's always looking out for the patient's teeth. He's patient with all my crazy questions on oral health.Did you know teeth cleanings aren't supposed to hurt and make ...
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I've never had a good experience at a dentist until I visited Dr. Cheng's practice.For the longest time, I have been going to dentists with decades of experience and had always thought their lackad...
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Going to a dental office is something that I don't look forward to. And finding a good dentist seems so difficult. Having multiple teeth fixed by different dentists over the years (my family had to...
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Great experience, with a very professional atmosphere. It shows how much they care about their patients when they treat them in a nice and professional manner. Everything went smoothly and Dr. Chen...
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I will preface this by letting everyone know that I haven't gone to the dentist for YEARS (...yes, yes, I know.... I have quite the dirty mouth :P)I was never scared of going to the dentist or havi...
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I recently moved to Newark and was looking for a dentist. I luckily stumbled upon Dr. Cheng and his staff. One of my pet peeves is that doctors offices never run on time, but I was pleasantly surpr...
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This is a great place where you can trust ! The service staff are really friendly . The place is comfortable & clean !! This place is AWESOME !!!!! Overall , I m happy that I finally find a dentist...
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Now that there is a 85 Degrees Bakery in Newark... you teeth might be looking for a friend to get them through the times. I am not a huge fan of going to the dentist but this place will definitely ...
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This review is for Dr. Cheng, who took over this dental office from Dr. Mercado earlier this year (Dr. Mercado, who seems to have gotten so-so reviews below, is no longer at this dental office, so ...
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This is the first dentist that I have been to that offers complete and thorough dental care.  I was tired of dentists that did not fully explain what was wrong with my teeth or what I needed to do....
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This was the best experience I have ever had at a dentist! Dr. Cheng and his staff were all friendly, knowledgeable and professional. The office is super clean and I felt like I was not rushed at a...
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Even though I live a decent distance away from Dr. Cheng's office I was referred by a good friend to try it out.First impressions of going were great as they were accommodating for appointment time...
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Was referred through a friend.Dr. Kevin Cheng is definitely an up-arising dentist out here in the BAY AREA!!Very clean practice with an outstanding staff with great service!(Hate walking into certa...
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I was referred here to Dr. Cheng by his sister, who works as an optometrist  near the pleasanton/dublin area (see my global eye care review).  After having such a great experience with his sister I...
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I went here to do a full check up and the staff was very friendly and helpful. The dentist is Dr. Cheng who was really great at making me feel at ease. The consult I received was way more informati...
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Had the most amazing cleaning with the Dental Hygienist.  And the staff were amazing and very professional.  You have to check them out :-)
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Awesome service and such a friendly staff! I had to go in for a mouth guard and fillings and it was painless and quick. The staff all know what they're doing and Dr. Cheng is a very friendly person...
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I have put off my visit to the dentist for three years only because I am petrified of going to the dentist because my teeth are so very sensitive . I finally give in and HAVE to find someone. After...
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Dr. Mercado and her staff are amazing!  Have been coming to them for years now and have no complaints at all.  They are highly professional and are all about the well being of their patients.  They...
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I've used a few other dentists before. But this is the best family dental care I have used in Bay Area! I wish I have found it earlier.  Dr. Teresa Mercado is excellent, very professional, genuinel...
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Clean. Professional. Courteous. Friendly. Great communication.  Balentine Plaza Dental Care is a dental office you can trust.  Most importantly, the entire staff will treat you like family. Highly ...
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Dr. Mercado and her staff provide truly exceptional care.  They are happy to explain procedures and prices clearly, and schedule treatment within my budget without pressure.  The treatment is high ...
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I am new to the area and was in need of a new dentist. I was brought in by a referral. At first the place was hard to find due to their location in the plaza, but they definitely are a jem to be fo...
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Looking to pamper yourself while receiving the ultimate dental experience? Go to Dr. Mercado. She can sense how you're feeling and adapts accordingly. In my case, I HATE getting my teeth worked on ...
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I also disagree with the negative review, I'm impressed that a small businesswoman like Dr. Mercado is willing to reinvest in her practice to provide the technology to provide the best care. There...
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My husband, 7-year old daughter, and I (and soon our 2-year old) all go to Dr. Mercado for our dental care and she is wonderful!!  For years I had been been going to Poindexter, Barr, and Chang in ...
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