Dr. Bruce L Bothwell
Is a native of Alameda. He graduated from Cali State University, with a B.S. in Biology, and earned his Doctor of Dentistry degree from the University of Southern California.

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We Are Located At

2238 Santa Clara Ave.
Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 521-6402

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Our Office Hours

Our normal office hours are
Monday 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Fridays by appointment

Extended and emergency hours can be arranged.

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Questions For Us?

Feel free to contact us anytime with your questions.  some of your questions may be answered in our FAQs section of our site.



Online Patient Forms

Bothwell Dentistry now offers its patients online access to new patient forms which can be filled out prior to your appointment with us.

Please click here to download our new patient forms. Please print the forms and fill out these forms prior to your next appointment and turn into our front office staff.


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Please See Our Covid 19 Safety Measures

Your health and safety and the safety of our dental team is a priority during the pandemic. To help minimize the risk of exposure to the Covid 19 virus, we have instituted the following safety precautions:

  • Covid screening questionnaire prior to your appointment time

  • Temperature checks upon check in

  • Hand sanitizer and disinfected pens available at the front desk

  • Staggered appointment times to allow for social distancing

  • Rooms disinfected pre and post treatment

  • Disinfectant fogger to reduce aerosol contamination

  • Back flow fans in all treatment rooms

  • HEPA filters in every room

  • Patient care team members wear N95 masks, surgical masks and face shields during treatment

  • Head coverings are worn

  • Gowns are changed after each patient

  • Face shields are disinfected after each use

  • Patient masks are required until treatment begins

  • Pre-procedural rinse is done prior to commencing treatment

Welcome To Bothwell Dentistry

To provide you with quality care, I keep myself current with all the latest techniques. You deserve it. With our caring office staff, you'll experience friendly and courteous attention. You'll be pampered and appreciated, cared for the old fashion way.

Our Services Include
Thorough exam plus all the time it takes to explain your needs
Preventive care for children and adults – your smile should last a lifetime.
Extended hours for your convenience.
Most nsurance plans accepted.
Cosmetic Dentistry – building smiles for all occasions.
Life–like bridges and dentures.
Bleaching Teeth Whitening.
Financing Available.

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 As payment we accept cash, checks, and most major credit card. We also can arrange payment under any dental insurance policy co-payments will usually apply.

We can also arrange a no-interest payment plan through CareCredit. Click here for more information and to apply online.


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