Starting and running a dental practice in San Francisco can be challenging. To help navigate the complex array of permits and requirements, San Francisco set up a Small Business Portal to provide resources and links to get you started.
We recommend starting with Start a Business > Starter Kits > Permit Locator (link) > Healthcare (along left side) > Dentist Office.
Additional resources including Hiring, Tax information, and Building Permits are provided through the portal.
As well, important permit/license deadlines and renewal dates are provided: