Gloria Ho-Donesky completed her Bachelor of Arts from San Francisco State University prior to her earning both her Associate of Science in Dental Assisting and her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Loma Linda University. She has served as president of the San Francisco Dental Hygiene Society for two years from 1992-1994.
Her primary focus is on the prevention of gum disease. Her philosophy is to inspire her patients in being co-partners in their own dental health.
As a clinician, she finds the greatest satisfaction is in connecting with her patients and educating them on total wellness.
Outside of dentistry, she believes learning is fun and challenging. She has been studying voice and sings in different organizations in the bay area. She has also been studying French, enjoys the opera and loves to travel.
Marissa Dana, Front Desk Administrator joined our team this year. Last year she helped us during Stephanie Perkins leave of absence. Marissa's return to us delighted us with her friendliness, her knowledge and attention to details. She will help you with your insurance and answer your questions with a smile on the phone and in person. Aside from working, she enjoys spending time with her family, hiking and working out.
Chancy Paa'aina aka CC has joined our team but really has been with for a year. She is Dr. Donesky's dental assistant and is a motivated in seeing that our patients dental care is priority. Her skills and friendliness helps makes our office run smoothly.
Stacy Blankson, RDH is one of our dental hygienists who is with us on Mondays and Tuesdays. She received her Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2013. Her individual and compassionate dental care is well appreciated by patients. Demonstrating to the patients on how to care for their teeth and introducing technique and products are some of her strengths which she brings to the practice. Aside from being a dental hygienist, traveling is one of her favorite past time.