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.
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.
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.”
Estefani – Dental Assistant
Estefani joined our practice in 2017 and has been assisting since 2012. She likes how much she can still learn every day from Dr. Levi. She is driven by continuing to learn from Dr. Mina Levi and from seeing new innovations assimilated in the practice. She particularly likes the ITERO Scanner, because patients feel more comfortable with digital scanning impressions. She also likes how the practices uses high-quality materials for the patients. Estefani feels proud to be part of Dr. Mina Levi’s team.
Patients’ comfort is especially important to Estafani. She listens to patients’ needs and ensures they are communicated to Dr. Mina Levi.
Estefani likes spending time with her family – her mother, father, brother, and sister, and likes being the oldest sibling. She enjoys visiting places around the city, exploring vegan recipes, and hiking with her friends.
Meghan – 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.
Dariya – Dental Hygienist
Dariya is passionate about her clinical work as a dental hygienist, as well as her new experience and education in graduate school. She loves the latest and greatest techniques in treating particularly challenging clinical cases, and she hopes to make a huge difference in integrating technology into individualized dental treatment.
In her free time, Dariya likes to challenge herself with barre and soul cycle classes, but weekends are for sleeping in.
Vanessa – Treatment Coordinator
Vanessa is the latest addition to Dr. Levi’s team at California Dental Innovations. She is a recent graduate from California State East Bay where she received her Bachelors of Science in Biology, with an emphasis on cellular and molecular studies. Vanessa is an aspiring Dentist, and is in the process of applying to Dental Schools in the Bay Area.
On Vanessa’s days off, she enjoys taking her children swimming and bike riding. She enjoys anything fitness related, from CrossFit to yoga. Her biggest hobbies include traveling, shopping and designing jewelry.