Dr. Lipton is a general dentist with over 18 years of professional experience in San Mateo, California. He enjoys helping patients achieve beautiful and healthy smiles that have been made possible through unprecedented advancements in modern dentistry. Dr. Lipton strengthens his practice by keeping abreast of advancements in modern dental procedures, utilizing state of the art equipment, and attending conferences and lectures.
After graduating from UC Davis, Dr. Lipton pursued his DDS at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. Upon graduation, he completed a residency in hospital based dentistry at Evanston Hospital. After practicing in the Chicago area, he returned to his native Northern California where he took over the practice from Dr. William Layton, the family dentist he went to as a child. Dr. Lipton's years of experience and commitment to continuing education for both himself and his staff form the basis for the exceptional oral and aesthetic dental care.
Dr. Lipton is a member and fellowship awardee of the Academy of General Dentistry, the California Dental Association, the American Dental Association, San Mateo County Dental Society, and the Peninsula-Seattle Study Club - a prestigious club dedicated to providing continuing education above and beyond what is required. Outside the office, Dr. Lipton enjoys spending time with his wife and their twin sons, trying to stay in shape, and playing drums.
Maria - Office Manager
Maria keeps the office running smoothly, and has been doing so at this office for 18 years. She handles most financial coordination and is a wealth of information about dental benefit/insurance plans. Away from the office, she loves spending time with her family and rooting on the local teams, especially the Raiders!
Janet - Registered Dental Assistant
Dr. Lipton's dental dance partner, Janet brings a wealth of dental experience to the office. Her upbeat attitude and caring nature help in all phases of patient care. In her free time she enjoys family trips to Mariposa, playing with her Boston Terrier Beau, and sport shooting!
Ana - Registered Dental Assistant
The newest member of the team! She will assist you from the moment you walk in the door to the end of the appointment and her calm, quiet demeanor will keep you at ease the whole time. She has a young son, so caring, multi-tasking and staying organized are in her nature.
Carmen - Registered Dental Hygienist
Carmen fortunately joined the team in early 2014, and has proven to be an invaluable asset to Dr. Lipton's practice. With her kind demeanor, dedication to the profession and her patients, Carmen delivers gentle, excellent care. She stays busy with family, friends, fitness and food!
Virginia - Registered Dental Hygienist
Virginia is the spark of youth our hygiene team! She earned her Bachelors of Science from U. C. Davis, and then obtained her RDH degree from Carrington College. She is planning to continue her education and recently earned her Masters in Dental Hygiene. Virginia has an out-going and fun personality that shines when she is caring for our patients.
Jordana - Receptionist
Jordana will most likely be the first and last person you see during your visit, and she makes sure you are treated in a friendly, professional manner. She goes the extra mile to make sure your questions are answered, and will most likely leave you with . . . a smile of course! When not keeping everything in order, she enjoys cooking and exploring the bay area.