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David Gordon D.D.S., a dentist serving Vallejo, CA

Dr. David Gordon

Dentist in Vallejo, CA

David Gordon D.D.S.

Dr. Gordon grew up in Southern California and received a Bachelors of Arts degree with honors in biology from the University of California at Los Angeles in 1979. He then moved to San Francisco to attend the University of California at San Francisco School of Dentistry. He graduated in 1983 with Bachelors of Science and DDS (doctor of dental surgery) degrees. He has been practicing general dentistry in Vallejo since 1984 and opened his present office in 1988. He has been an active member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and the Napa Solano Dental Society since 1984.

Dr. Gordon enjoys the diversity and challenges of his general dentistry practice. He sees patients of all ages and is experienced in all phases of dentistry.

Dr. Gordon lives in Benicia with his wife, 3 kids, 2 dogs and 2 cats. His interests include photography, travel, and outdoor sports and activities.

Dr. John Bristow

Dentist in Vallejo, CA

John Bristow D.D.S.
Dr. Bristow was born and raised in Vallejo, Graduating from Vallejo High School. He then attended UC Davis, Graduating with high honors in 1979 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Fermentation Science. He then went to the University of Southern California, earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in 1979. He moved back to Vallejo later that year, and began his practice of Dentistry. A dentist for over 35 years, Dr. Bristow has always been a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and The Napa- Solano Dental Society. He has, over the years, volunteered his time at the Sister Ann’s Dental clinic for children as part of the National Children’s Dental health Month, and recently at CDA Cares in Vallejo for adults.

Married to Beatrice, together they have six children, and five grandchildren, who are often at the house, or traveling with them on vacation. An Eagle Scout, Dr. Bristow volunteered his time on many outings with the Boy Scouts when his sons were in Scouting. He enjoys the great outdoors, especially hiking, biking, swimming, fishing, or just going for walks with his family. Dr. Bristow has always loved to garden, and with his wife Beatrice, maintains a large garden, complete with 30 fruit trees. Another passion they have is home wine making. They maintain a club with several friends, making wines that have won awards at several amateur wine competitions, including the California State Fair. Most of all, Dr. Bristow and his wife Beatrice love spending time with their family, whether it be a family dinner, or vacation.

Dr. Priyanka Kataria

Dentist in Vallejo, CA

Priyanka Kataria D.D.S.

Dr Kataria was born and raised in Mumbai, India. She moved to California in 2004. She completed her undergraduate education at California State University, Sacramento.   She then earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from University of California at San Francisco School of Dentistry in 2011. She met her husband in dental school and then moved with him while he pursued further studies. After 7 years they were delighted to move back to California and settle in the East Bay. While practicing dentistry for 10 years, Dr Kataria has taken extensive continuing education courses in Cosmetic Dentistry and Invisalign treatment. In 2020 she established Vallejo Family Dentistry to continue the legacies of Dr Gordon and Dr Bristow.

Dr Kataria has two children Neil and Arya. On her days off she likes to spend time with her family and friends.  


Vallejo Family Dentistry
23 Rotary Way
Vallejo, CA 94591
(707) 557-2200