Your Professional Dental Care Team:
Expertly Skilled, Genuinely Caring
All of Dr. Curotto’s staff have worked with him for years, several of them for decades.
These dental staff members create a professional team environment, working together efficiently and smoothly. Having a well integrated team like ours to attend to your dental care needs means your office visits will be as relaxing and stress-free as possible.
Ginny – Registered Dental Assistant
Ginny is a longtime valued employee of the practice. Having been with the practice for a good number of years, she has befriended most of our patients. She has exceptional dental assisting skills. She has extensive experience and knowledge utilizing the high-tech equipment the practice has, in particular our single visit crowns made with that CEREC technology. She has attended multiple certified training classes.
Ginny continues to expand her knowledge and abilities in advanced cosmetics dental technologies. However, what patients notice most is her caring nature. Ginny graduated from Encinal High School in Alameda and received her assisting degree from the College of Alameda Dental Assisting Program. She is a Registered Dental Assistant.
Ginny feels community service is important and walked on a three day Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer walk and the Dance for the Cure. She enjoys old movies and jazz.
Stephanie – Registered Dental Hygienist
Stephanie became interested and involved in dental hygiene care very early in her working career. She has worked in our office for over 20 years. She has taken advanced courses in infant and children’s dental hygiene. Stephanie has worked in an orthodontic office and for a periodontal specialist. She brings a level of skill not often attained by most hygienists. Her experience gives her expert insight in treating bone and gum disease.
Stephanie received her certificate and degree in dental hygiene from Chabot College School of Hygiene. She has been with Dr. Curotto all these years because she values his integrity, skill, knowledge, and up-to-date equipment. She and her family are all patients of Dr. Curotto’s practice.
Mary – Registered Dental Hygienist
Mary has more than 10 years of experience in the field of dental hygiene. Mary takes the time to educate, provide exceptional care, and allow you to feel as though you were a member of her family. With genuine concern for her patients and her profession she devotes countless hours to continuing education courses and seminars.
Mary graduated from UC Berkeley in 1981 and received her RDH hygiene certificate from Chabot College School of Hygiene in 1999. She is laser certified and has been continually re-certified in CPR to remain absolutely current in basic life support techniques.
Mary has taken special classes on infant care and children. She resides in the Berkeley area with her cat and two loving sons.
Daisy – Registered Dental Assistant
(Se Habla Español)
Daisy is the most recent addition to our team, having been with the practice for three years now. Daisy’s industrious, studious nature and caring attitude make her a perfect fit for our practice. She also graduated from the College of Alameda Dental Assisting Program. Daisy furthered her education receiving her Registered Dental Assistant ranking given by the California State Board of Dental Examiners.
In addition, Daisy is fluent in Spanish. This assists many of our Spanish-speaking patients in that they better understand explanations and treatment. It is very comforting to our Latino patients.
Carol – Office Manager, Finance & Reception
Carol has worked off and on for Dr. Curotto since 1988. She is the helpful, friendly caring voice that is your introduction to our practice. Carol has years of experience in practice management and dealing with insurance companies. She has assisted many of our patients with outside financing to accomplish their dental transactions. Carol can help you. She is diligent, yet reassuring.
Carol is persistent in her endeavor to provide the best customer service possible. The patients love Carol because she listens to them. She resides with her husband and family in Moraga.