Meet Dr. Brinker

Mill Valley Periodontist

Dr. Rachel Brinker is originally from Kentucky and found her way to Marin County after attending dental school and residency on the East Coast. Rachel received her D.M.D. degree from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA and her Certificate in Periodontics from the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in New York, NY.

Dr. Brinker has been practicing periodontics since 2008, originally in San Rafael, and now in her solo practices in Mill Valley, Novato, and Healdsburg. She appreciates and enjoys cultivating the relationships she develops and maintains with patients and colleagues. Dr. Brinker values the collaborations periodontics allows her to foster on a daily basis while helping patients achieve their treatment goals in a relaxed, attentive manner.

Rachel enjoys being in the outdoors and taking advantage of all that the Bay Area has to offer. She runs, hikes, mountain bikes, enjoys tennis, Pilates, the beach, and anything active. Rachel also loves exploring the Bay Area, and so much more, with her husband, Jordan Lavinsky, and their five children Olivia, Hudson, Hilah, Sienna, and Sabrina.