Mina Levi, DDS
Dr. Mina Levi received her dentistry degree from Sofia Medical University, and did her post-graduate studies in orthodontics at Plovdiv Medical University in Bulgaria. She also studied dentistry at UCLA upon moving to the United States. Dr. Mina Levi was the past president of the Northern California Chapter of the Academy of General Dentistry. She holds a Master of the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Mina Levi is a Fellow of the Academy of Dentistry Iinternational and a fellow of the International College of Oral Implantologists.
Dr. Mina Levi received advanced training in orthodontics in Germany and in dental implants in the US. She was the first dentist in California to become certified in Zirconia metal-free dental implants in 2008. Dr. Mina Levi’s clinical approach is to be minimally invasive and to preserve the as much as possible of the natural tooth structure. She enjoys helping reinvent their smiles
Dr. Mina Levi has been practicing in the area since 2008 and enjoys hiking, skiing, macro photography, and spending time with her son.
Yelizaveta Luchkovska, DDS
Dr. Liza Luchkovska joined our dental family in 2019. She earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from University of California, San Francisco and completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry through NYU Langone Medical Center. She has a BS in Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior from UC Davis and has published research in microbiology prior to entering the field of dentistry.
Dr. Luchkovska speaks many languages including Russian, Ukrainian, English, and Spanish. In addition to providing a full array of general dentist services, Dr. Luchkovska has a passion for oral surgery, endodontics, and pediatric dentistry.
Outside the office, Dr. Luchkovska loves spending time outdoors. She loves to hike, garden, ride her bicycle, and work on arts and crafts.
Meet Our Team
Talia – Office Manager
Talia joined Dr. Mina Levi in 2015 and keeps the office running smoothly. She ensures that the patient experience is right from the start. Talia is responsible for scheduling, billing, and for making patients comfortable while in the waiting room.
When not in the office, Talia spends her time chasing after her two boys and trying to keep up with their appetites. She enjoys local art work and dancing when she gets time to herself.
Jojo – Registered Dental Hygienist
Jojo as he’s called by everyone, joined the practice in 2018. He received his dental degree in the Philippines and earned his dental hygiene degree in Florida after coming to the United States. Jojo enthusiastically adopts technology to be more efficient personally and professionally. Jojo’s most obvious traits at work are dedication, competence, and an eagerness to continue learning. These make him particularly effective in educating our patients. In his spare time, he’s devoted to spending quality time with his family.
Meghan – Registered Dental Hygienist
Meghan joined our dental team in 2017 and earned her bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene at West Coast University in Anaheim. She is very passionate about the health and well-being of her patients, and is dedicated to making sure each patient is comfortable and well-informed about her treatment. Meghan is committed to delivering the highest quality of care and treating each patient like a member of her own family.
Meghan comes from a loving family, including her older brother and parents. She loves running on the beach, spending time with friends and family, and going on food adventures.
Hilda – Dental Assistant
Hilda has been with our practice since 2015 and likes helping patients achieve good oral health. Hilda likes being part of the care team at California Dental Innovations. Hilda enjoys workouts, hikes and going to the movies. She has two children, her little “monsters.”
Jordan – Registered Dental Assistant
Jordan joined California Dental Innovations in 2018 after having been a dental assistant elsewhere for 6 years. He’s energized by keeping up to date with the latest changes in the practice of dentistry. Born in San Francisco, Jordan remembers when Muni fare was only 35 cents. When not at work, he splits his time between entertaining his young daughter, watching movies, and following baseball.
Ryan – Dental Assistant
The most recent addition to our team, Ryan joined our practice spring, 2019. Ryan holds two degrees from San Francisco State University: a BS in Kinesiology as well as a BA in General Biology. Ryan transitioned from working in health and fitness to pursuing a career in dentistry and is currently in the dental school application process. He is passionate about helping people improve their health and wellbeing. When he changes out of his scrubs, Ryan is an ocean aficionado. Whether it be scuba diving, surfing, or advocating for cleaning up the trash in our ocean, there are few water activities he doesn’t enjoy.