Jaynie K. – Registered Dental Hygienist
Jaynie has worked in our offices since 1989. She graduated from the hygiene program at Normandale Community College in Minnesota in 1982, and spent her first years working in Minnesota, then Switzerland. A dedicated and highly skilled hygienist, Jaynie loves to have fun, but is no-nonsense when it comes to clean, healthy teeth. She and her husband Richard have two children, and in her spare time Jaynie loves to travel, ride horses and practice Tae Kwan Do – in which she holds a black belt.
Gina R. – Registered Dental Hygienist
Gina is a hygienist who graduated UCSF as a hygienist in 1984, and began working in Moraga two years later. Gina specializes in a gentle, encouraging approach to dental hygiene, and is as thorough as anyone in the field. Her hobbies include running, sewing, singing and gardening. She and her husband Ken have two children, and her family spends summer breaks in New Hampshire.
Cynthia C. – Registered Dental Hygienist
A hygienist who has been in the industry since 1990, Cynthia joined our team in 2006. A graduate of Chabot College, her hobbies include travel, reading, and movies, and she’s especially interested in book-to-movie adaptations. Other interests include new restaurants, tasting wine, working out and spending time with her family.
Mahasti K. – Registered Dental Assistant
When visiting our Moraga dental office, you could not ask for a more gentle and helpful assistant than Mahasti. Patient comfort and care are her concerns, whether it’s getting you a blanket or helping you understand your treatment plan. She and Dr. Lothamer compliment each other perfectly, and it’s no surprise: she’s been working with Dr. Lothamer since 2005.
Debra C. – Office Manager/Registered Dental Assistant
In the industry since 1993, Debra has extensive experience in the dental profession, and joined our team as Office Manager in 2013. She currently handles a host of administrative matters for our practice. In her free time, Debra enjoys creating art and and building computers.
Stephanie G. – Billing Coordinator/Certified Dental Assistant
Stephanie handles all billing matters, and serves as the patient’s advocate against the insurance companies. A Bay Area native, she grew up in the city of San Francisco, and resides in the East Bay. She is currently studying at UC Berkeley, and hopes to attend the Berkeley School of Law. An art lover and appreciator of ballet, in her free time she enjoys yoga and spending time with Yogi, her pomeranian.
Lilly G. – Dental Assistant
With her naturally warm, kind personality, Lilly helps everyone who comes in to our office, especially those who are nervous or afraid. In addition to being comforting and friendly, she is on top of her game. A dental assistant since 1988, Lilly has been on Dr. Lothamer’s team since 1998. She knows her job as well as anyone in the field, but her patients know Lilly for her kindness – and that’s why they hug her every time they come in for treatment.