About Dr. Amjad Kandar

Dr. Amjad Kandar is a general dentist with almost 15 years of experience in the art and science of cosmetic dentistry. He has perfected his technique to provide you with quality dentistry, the best that modern dentistry has to offer. He uses the latest high-tech equipment, such as lasers, digital x-rays, and computer imaging, so that patients have a more comfortable and unforgettable experience. Dr. Kandar brings forth your best, beautiful, healthy smile with his drive for perfection and meticulous attention to detail.


Dr. Amjad Kandar is dually trained in dentistry, with two degrees of D.D.S. (Doctor of Dental Surgery). He obtained his Bachelor in Doctor of Dental Surgery as his undergraduate degree overseas. He received his second DDS degree in graduate school as a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the prestigious School of Dentistry at the University of Oklahoma School of Dentistry. He was chosen among three of his peers to join the most competitive dental program in the nation at the School of Dentistry at the University of Oklahoma. Dr. Kandar is licensed, certified, and recognized in two states in the U.S. by the Dental Board of California and the Dental Board of Oklahoma.

Additionally, he is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), California Dental Association (CDA), and San Francisco Dental Society (SFDS). Dr. Kandar is constantly continuing his education to provide the most advanced dentistry for his patients. In the past 15 years, he has taken more than 500 registered hours of continued education through the various U.S. and European certified dental institutions in the U.S. and around the world. As a result, he possesses broad knowledge and interests in endodontics, orthodontics, oral surgery, and his passion, cosmetic dentistry. He has achieved his laser certification from the American Academy of Laser Dentistry (ALD) and is a graduate of the prestigious American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE). His studies have allowed him to incorporate lasers into his treatment modalities, making his procedures minimally invasive and reducing the need for needles.

Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry is the primary focus of Dr. Amjad Kandar’s practice, as he enjoys creating a beautiful and healthy smile for all his patients. In fact, with all his years in training and experience, some patients have called him an “almost-specialist” in cosmetic dentistry. Currently, he affiliations with the American Academy of Laser Dentistry (AALD) and is a graduate of the prestigious American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE). His peers honored him and dubbed him “cream of the crop” of cosmetic dentists. Dr. Kandar is sought after by many of his peers with a broad spectrum of consultations for his cosmetic dentistry knowledge in the United States. In addition, he’s often lecturing domestically and internationally on cosmetic dentistry

More about Dr. Amjad Kandar

Dr. Kandar enjoys the problem-solving aspect of dentistry and takes great pride in helping his patients achieve and maintain their optimal oral health. His treatment philosophy is patient focused, with a strong emphasis on education and preventative care. Dr. Kandar and Dr. Mak opened UNO DENTAL SAN FRANCISCO, representing the cumulation of their hard work, experience, and the realization of their long-shared dream of working together in their practice. Dr. Kandar shares a firm belief with his brother giving back to the San Francisco community and investing in the chosen place they call home. Dr. Kandar, in his free time, enjoys being a hardcore soccer fan, watching and playing his favorite sport; additionally, he loves spending time with family and friends, exploring new parts of the world, and the food scene around San Francisco.