Dr. Robert Dean

Your Tukwila, WA dentist.

Family Dentistry Reinvented

Bellevue Dentist Dr. Robert Dean
  • Dr. Dean earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Washington where he was honored with awards in Endodontics and Prosthodontics, as well as being voted into membership in Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the pre-eminent dental honor society.
  • Dr. Dean’s passion for life-long learning and desire to remain on the cutting edge of dentistry has resulted in hundreds of hours of post-graduate study in some of the finest study clubs and academies in the nation. These include the John Kois Center, Frank Spear’s original Achieving Restorative Excellence Study Club, and the Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Training in St. Petersburg, Florida.
  • Dr. Dean is a founding and 30-year member of Alpine Dental Study club, a graduate of the John Kois Center, and a member of the American Dental Association. Dr. Dean is an active volunteer locally and internationally providing free dental care to those in need through the charities Medical Teams International, Cancer Lifeline and For the Children of the World (read more below).
  • Dr. Dean’s clinical excellence and commitment to these values have prompted his peers to vote him as one of Seattle’s Top Dentists in Seattle Magazine in 2006, and Seattle Metropolitan Magazine in 2010, 2011, and 2012.

‘‘I always leave feeling as if I was the most important person there. Huge thanks to Dr. Dean and his staff.

- Frank, Actual Patient

Dr. Robert Dean is Dedicated to Great Dentistry

Dr. Robert Dean’s dedication to the practice of dentistry and desire to create a compassionate dental home for patients of all ages motivated him to open his practice in Southcenter in 1980.

Over the past 30 years, Dean Family Dentistry has become one of the premier family dental practices in South King County. Dr. Dean is proud to be one of Bellevue's top dentists. From his first day, Dr. Dean has been committed to treating each patient like family. His attentiveness to each patient, gentleness during procedures, and integrity in all aspects of care set him apart.

He endeavors to provide consideration for patient desires, distinct needs, and questions regarding treatment by providing customized care to optimize each patient’s oral health.

Community Minded

Bellevue Dentist Dr. Robert Dean

Dr. Dean has used his knowledge, skills, and compassion to serve thousands in his practice and the community. He is an active volunteer with Medical Teams International, providing free dental care to under-served children through their mobile outreach program.

Presently his favorite volunteer service is working the Medical Teams International dental van at Cancer Lifeline, providing much needed dental care for cancer patients.

For over 15 years, Dr. Dean has also opened his office to children and teens affected by the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl, providing free yearly care through the charity For the Children of the World.


From Comfort to Technology

Expect your dental experience to be fabulous!