Yogita Butani Thakur DDS, MS
Dr. Thakur trained as a dentist in India at the VYWS Dental College and Hospital (1991-96). She received her MS at the College of Dentistry, University of Iowa and then completed a fellowship at UCSF School of Dentistry’s Centers to Address Disparities in Oral Health. She has been the recipient of a number of awards, including the AAPHD Leverett Award and an NIH funded COHORT Training Grant. Her key interests include children’s oral health, access to care, oral health disparities, children with special needs, and early childhood caries. She trained in pediatric dentistry at the University of California, San Francisco and was the chief resident from 2009-10. She was also a Clinical Scholar at UCSF’s School of Global Health from 2008-2010.
Allison Adachi, DDS
Dr. Allison Adachi recieved her degree in Dental Surgery from the University Of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry in June 2011. After receiving her degree, Dr. Adachi completed her Residency with a certificate in Advanced Education in General Dentisry from UCSF Lutheran Hospital in June 2012. Dr. Adachi currently practices dentistry with several other private groups throughout the Bay Area and provides patients with oral health education and emergency treatments.
Dr. Stacey Lam
Dr. Stacey Lam is board certified in pediatric dentistry. She graduated from the University of Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in 2007 and was a Pediatric Dentistry Resident at UCLA’s Children’s Dental Center from 2007 to 2009. She received the Richard C. Pugh Achievement Award from the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry in 2010. Dr. Lam also holds an MBA from Santa Clara University.
Kathleen Yau, DDS
After receiving a degree in general dentistry from the University of California at San Francisco in 2009, Dr. Yau completed a Lutheran Medical Center residency at the Shasta Community Health Center in Redding, Ca. Following residency, Dr. Yau practiced dentistry with a several private groups before joining the staff of Ravenswood Family Dentistry.
Ravenswood Family Dentistry is a site for the Lutheran Medical Center-UCSF residency program in Clinical-based Advanced Education in General Dentistry. We welcome two dental residents to our dental staff.