Walter F. Tickner, D.D.S.
Dr. Tickner is a dentist who has proudly served San Leandro and neighboring cities, such as Hayward, Oakland and San Lorenzo, for over 30 years. Born and raised in the Bay Area, Dr. Tickner graduated from Acalanes High School and went on to attend the University of California at Berkeley, where he completed his undergraduate studies in the field of paleontology (dinosaurs have BIG teeth). He continued his dental education at UCLA, receiving his dental degree in 1973 after completing an extra year's training in removable prosthetics (dentures).
After graduation, Dr. Tickner returned to the Bay Area and joined a very busy dental practice; specializing in dentures for the next seven years. He then opened his private practice located in San Leandro, where he and his staff continue to provide full service dentistry such as dental crowns, fillings (composites), dentures & cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Tickner is a member of the San Leandro Chamber of Commerce, the Southern Alameda County Dental Society, the California Dental Association, and the American Dental Association.
He lives in El Sobrante with his wife of over 30 years and their three small dogs. His hobbies include hiking, jogging, gardening and fixing things, especially his endlessly challenging drip irrigation system.