Meet the Team

Our  team  with  Mayor  Phillips  (Left)

Our team is dedicated to providing you with a pleasant visit and results that you’re proud to show off. Our administrative staff is ready to help you with questions about scheduling, financial policy and insurance. To make that part of the process as simple as possible, we speak Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, and American Sign Language as well!

Lucia Braz is a patients biggest advocate and nothing brings her more joy than knowing someone felt special in our office. Lucia moved to the Bay Area in 1997 from Brazil. She has a husband Celso and a teenager son, Brendon. Besides English, Lucia speaks Portuguese and Spanish! She loves to travel, outdoors and to watch good movies! She is a big fan of the Warriors!

She also speaks Portuguese and Spanish.

 
Bridget O’leary Loves making her patients feel comfortable and well taken care of.  She especially likes to help patient’s with dental fear.  Bridget was born and raised locally.  She has a husband Steve and a son, Dylan.  She likes to hike, especially at the beach, and spending time with family.  She likes to watch the San Francisco Giants.
 
Tonya Williams enjoys ensuring that her patients keep their teeth their entire life.  She has always had a fascination with teeth that led her straight into the dental field shortly after High School. She has enjoyed working closely with her patients to obtain optimum teeth and gum health Since 2003. Tonya was raised in Central Florida and attended Miami Dade College where she Graduated as a registered Dental Hygienist.  5 years ago she and her family relocated to the bay area for her husbands job. Her husband, Geno, and their two children, Emme and Easton currently live in San Anselmo. They have 12 chickens, 1 dog, and enjoy everything outdoors. 
 
 
 
 

Gina Kaprielian-Kingon has been a hygienist since 2013 and enjoys helping people with their oral health especially when there is noticeable improvement. She prides herself in being gentle but thorough. She went to Santa Rosa Junior College to become a Register Dental Hygienist.  In her spare time, she likes to wakeboard, wakesurf, and snowboard (check her out on instagram @gkapri). She recently got married to her husband, Roi. She is a San Francisco native and is a fan of the 49ers, Warriors, and Giants.

She also speaks Armenian

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Cristina Bautista loves to make patients feel comfortable in the chair and finds dentistry fascinating.  She has a husband, Oscar, and two kids, Brandon and Kimberly.  Cristina graduated from Heald College Dental Assisting program.  She enjoys going to movies with her kids every Friday and likes to play soccer.  She is a Washington Redskins fan.

She also speaks Spanish

 
 
 

Natalia Lukanova likes to do everything the best possible way to help make her patients more comfortable.  She went to Moscow Dental School, and after working as a dentist for 22 years she moved to the United States and got her Registered Dental Assistant License. She likes travel, camping, dancing, and playing volleyball.  She has 2 children that are now grown and out of the house. She is a big hockey fan and enjoys watching the Sharks.
She also speaks Russian.

 

 
Kathy Toops was born deaf and went to deaf boarding school in Berkeley where she met her husband, Robert.  They raised 2 kids, Bobby and Tina.  They now have two grandchildren, Hunter and Sierra, both in college.  She has worked for Dr. Kantor for 19 years.  She enjoys camping, fishing, and time with family and friends.  She is a Giants and Warriors fan.

She speaks American Sign Language.