Welcome To Northgate Dental, Our Practice Is Built Around Your Smile

Dr. Cox is proud to announce her new business name, Northgate Dental. Please enjoy our improved website and a bold new logo brand. We look forward to hearing from you.

Address: 750 Las Gallinas Ave., Suite 217, San Rafael, CA 94903
Phone: (415) 479-2623
Email: drcatherinejcox@gmail.com

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Family Dentistry
Cosmetic Dentistry
Preventive Dentistry

Which Tooth Restoration Procedure Is Right For You?

January 9, 2018
Tooth replacement has come a long way in the last 30 years. Missing or extracted teeth raise common concerns of infection and looks, but choosing the proper restoration procedure for you is the key to a confident smile for years to

6 Ways to Improve Your Smile

October 17, 2017
Cosmetic dentistry is more popular than ever, from whitening and shaping of teeth to closing spaces and replacing teeth completely. At Northgate Dental, we have a wide array of tools and techniques at our disposal for improving the look of your

How Smiling Effects Happiness

August 15, 2017
There’s a certain magic in your smile. Each time you smile you send out a positive visual message to someone. If a “picture is worth a thousand words”, so is a beautiful smile. Scientists have known for a long time that emotions are accompanied by numerous

5 Secrets To Healthier Teeth For Young Children

June 23, 2017
When the first teeth begin to show up in your child's mouth, you might feel concerned about giving them the right dental care, ensuring that their teeth remain white, clean and cavity-free. But proper dental care for kids involves more than just brushing their teeth every day.

Making Oral Care Cool For Teens

April 24, 2017
Making oral hygiene important or “cool” for teens is no easy task. As any parent knows it can be difficult to get a teenager to practice good oral hygiene, or to even take out the garbage. The teenage years are full

Stop Cavities In Their Tracks

March 20, 2017
The good news is that cavities are preventable. Thanks to years of education from parents, teachers, and dentists, we know that eating candy and drinking sugary drinks can contribute to cavities. For those who enjoy sugar

Giving Back To Charity Color Run

January 13, 2017
For Dr. Cox, supporting her favorite charity is an important part of giving back to the local community. That’s why she loves participating in the Color Run, a 5K event that promotes health and happiness by

Dr. Cox Extends Her Dental Knowledge

December 14, 2016
Dr. Cox takes her talents to the Dominican Republic. Making people smile and helping others have better experiences when “going to the dentist” is just as important to Dr. Cox as making sure that once they get there, the treatment fits their needs

Our 30 Most Frequently Asked Dental Questions

October 13, 2016
Everyone has questions about going to the dentist and that's perfectly normal. So in this frequently asked dental questions post you'll find the 30 most common questions we're asked concerning our dental services, as well as some helpful tips and

How Preventive Dentistry Builds Healthy Smiles

October 12, 2016
Building and maintaining healthy smiles is our mission at Northgate Dental. And by following the practice of Preventive Dentistry, we care for your teeth to keep them healthy before, during, and after your appointment. We believe that oral health

Win a Free Teeth Whitening

October 7, 2016
When Dr. Cox decided to change her business name to Northgate Dental she realized it was similar to a Grand Opening! So she decided to celebrate with a FREE offer for current patients by giving away a Sinsational Smile teeth whitening with every friend referral

Cosmetic Options For Your Teeth

August 18, 2016
As we all know, a beautiful smile is an important asset. Not only do white teeth enhance your smile, but they make you feel more confident about your appearance

Dental Health Care Starts Early

August 17, 2016
As family dentists we understand it’s never too early to start good oral hygiene habits and establish a thorough dental care routine, specifically brushing

Cerec Same Day Crowns

May 31, 2016
As a leading local dentist who has built her reputation on skill, compassion and knowledge, Dr. Cox always provides the latest in dental crown technology using the Cerec Same Day Crown system in just one appointment

Welcome to Northgate Dental

May 31, 2016
Our name is new, but our practice is not. Previously known as Catherine Cox DDS, we are proud to announce our new business name Northgate Dental. For over 25 years, Dr. Cox has had her name on the door