Vivian F. Lopez, DDS

Dr. Vivian Lopez was born in Montreal, Canada, and moved with her family to California before she began high school. She did her undergraduate studies at the University of San Francisco, graduating with a B.S. in Biology. She obtained her D.D.S. degree from the University of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry. After practicing general dentistry for several years she returned to UCSF for her postdoctoral training in pediatric dentistry, and then began private practice in Berkeley. Dr. Lopez is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and has taught in the Department of Growth and Development at the UCSF School of Dentistry. She and her husband, a hematologist and oncologist at Kaiser San Francisco, are long-time residents of Berkeley, where they raised their daughter who is now in her twenties. Dr. Lopez enjoys the outdoors, especially downhill skiing at Tahoe, as well as curling up with a good book.