STARTING OR RUNNING A PRACTICE IN SAN FRANCISCO


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.  
https://businessportal.sfgov.org/start/permits-licenses

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.   
https://businessportal.sfgov.org/grow/hire-employees
https://businessportal.sfgov.org/manage/pay-taxes
https://businessportal.sfgov.org/manage/building-inspections


As well, important permit/license deadlines and renewal dates are provided: 
https://businessportal.sfgov.org/manage/key-dates