(916) 515--1764

About Us

Merlin Lai, D.D.S., B.S.

Dr. Lai was born and raised in Sacramento. He graduated from the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in 1991. To stay current in his profession, Dr. Lai regularly attends continuing education programs and is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Sacramento District Dental Society, and the California Dental Association. He was voted one of Sacramento Magazine's Top Dentist six years in a row by his peers in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.


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Contact Information

Arena Family Dental Care

4050 Truxel Road Suite B

Sacramento, CA 95834

Phone: 916.515.1764


Monday: closed

Tuesday: By Appointment

Wednesday: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Thursday: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Friday: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: closed

Lunch: 1 p.m.- 2 p.m.