Dr. Leslie McGarvey loves to talk about oral health! She is focused on combining evidence-based dental decisions with compassion for each person. She believes every person in our community deserves access to high quality patient-centered health care. She graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry and moved to California in 2014.
Dr. McGarvey shares her passion for dentistry and life-long learning by helping to train future dentists. She gives a lecture series to current dental students in their last year at UCSF School of Dentistry. She also teaches a hands-on advanced course in dental assisting at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. She is licensed in the state of California, and is a member of the American Dental Association and California Dental Association.
In her free time, you can find Dr. McGarvey out on her bicycle enjoying the beauty of Marin County with her husband Ken. Dr. McGarvey loves working with her hands, so you may also find her working on several knitting projects or playing the clarinet with a chamber music group in San Francisco.