Bernardo Plaza Endodontics
Robert B. Folk DDS, MS, Inc.

Board Certified Endodontic Specialist

At Bernardo Plaza Endodontics, our priority is to deliver quality care to well informed patients in a comfortable and convenient setting.

Quality Care

When you have a root canal problem, you need to turn to an endodontist who listens and responds... an experienced root canal specialist who knows the field and can effectively diagnose and treat your endodontic needs ... a friendly endodontist who counsels you on the best treatment options to improve the health of your teeth. Our endodontists meet all these criteria. Plus, you benefit from a dedicated team of trained professionals who give you the individual attention you deserve.

Informed Patients

Bernardo Plaza Endodontics believes that informed patients are better prepared to make decisions regarding their health and well being. That is why we've included an extensive section on this web site covering the full array of topics associated with endodontic diagnoses and treatments. We encourage you to look through these pages whenever you have an interest or concern about your dental needs and care.

Comfortable, Convenient Setting

The best care in the world doesn't mean anything if you can't access it. At Bernardo Plaza Endodontics, we strive to make our office as efficient and convenient as possible. Included in these web pages are hours, insurance policies and appointment scheduling.

We hope you find this web site useful and invite you to contact us with your questions at any time.

Meet the Doctor

  • Robert B. Folk, DDS, MS

    Dr. Rob Folk is a native of the Pacific Northwest. He completed his undergraduate studies at Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA in 1994. Dr. Folk then went on to receive his D.D.S. from the University of Washington in 1998 where he graduated 'with honors' and was awarded membership in the honorary dental society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon. Following his dental training, Dr. Folk was commissioned as an Officer in the U.S. Navy.
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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

7:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

7:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

7:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed