Dr. David Garate, DDS

Dr. David Garate, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. David Garate, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Chula Vista, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Universidad De Lasalle in 2011 and practices dentistry, orthodontics, and more.Read his story

885 Canarios Ct Ste 210

Chula Vista, CA 91910

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Insurance Accepted

  • Ameritas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
  • MetLife
  • 2 More

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Dr. Garate's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Garate "Graduated in 2011 with honors from LaSalle university with a degree of DDS. Trained in implant placement with guided surgery to provide a high level of success in a very complex procedure. Trained in Orthodontics(braces placement) with conventional braces and clear braces and clear aligners( invisalign and clearcorrect). Have a very caring and calm demeanor that will help you feel at ease. My focus is in your long term oral health with an integrated approach."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Garate "My care Philosophy is to explain all treatments needed to your full satisfaction where you understand what is needed in a simple way.

My care approach is to keep you comfortable with the highest level of quality in a calm environment."

4  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Orthodontics
  • Periodontics

18  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

28  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

1 Sanction
  • Unknown (12/31/2016)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Universidad De Lasalle
    Medical School | Graduated 2011

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. David Garate, DDS
Dr. Garate & his staff have been a total godsend for me. Within the past 6 months, they all have become my "Guardian Angels". True professionals that serves to their best abilities, so kind and gentle. Each visit being a positive experience. It's like going to a spa.
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K.D. in Chula Vista – Dec 28, 2017
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Have gone here a few times since Dr. Razo left/retired and the teeth cleanings were superficial and did not include things that were included in the past like the sonic cleaning. Also, they have told me twice how much things would cost and it has "come back from the insurance" hundreds of dollars...Read More
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Chula Vista, CA – Jun 10, 2017
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Dr.david garate is truly a nice dentist, I have known him for a few years and his level of confidence and soft hands never cease to amaze me. Before going to him I was afraid of visiting the dentist, now I look forward to my visits.
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Antonio in Chula vista, CA – May 27, 2017
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I have seen Dr. Garate several times and he is very trustworthy with his opinions and recommendations.
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Maria B in Chula Vista, ca – Oct 26, 2016
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Very nice and caring dentist. My only complaint is I wish I had met him sooner. I like him very much to treat me and my family.
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Juan A in Chula Vista, Ca – Oct 25, 2016
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