Dr. Diana Brigham is a friendly, informative dentist offering comprehensive dental services in San Francisco’s Washington Square Park, with services ranging from simple fillings and crowns to veneers and surgical extractions.
Dr. Brigham’s background as a part of a military family led her to choose a career in dentistry. Continuing her family tradition of service, Dr. Brigham completed a rigorous dental residency program at the San Francisco’s V.A. Hospital where she honed her clinical and surgical skills. It was a valuable and rewarding experience working with people who needed all levels of oral care.
Continuing to practice new and effective ways to treat dental issues Dr. Brigham is now able to utilize the latest technology to create beautiful smiles! Using advanced cosmetic dental techniques she is able to pay special attention to patient’s wishes and make your teeth look natural. Many people have concerns about dental treatment and Dr. Brigham is expert at reassuring the nervous, explaining in clear language and working with tricky schedules to accomplish your goals.
Dr. Brigham’s dental career began with educational outreach and she makes teaching people about their oral health a top priority. She continues to stay abreast of the latest breakthroughs in dental health and cosmetic practices by attending seminars and training modules annually. “When patients feel empowered to make the right treatment choices, they are able to prevent future problems and feel more satisfied with their smile overall”. Working with patients to make the dental experience a stress free and comfortable process is Dr. Brigham’s forte.
I like to make people feel comfortable and change their idea of what a dentist is.
In her spare time, Dr. Brigham enjoys running, hiking, and exploring everything the Bay Area has to offer. She also loves cooking, baking, and trying new restaurants in the area.
Dr. Brigham offers a full suite of comprehensive dental care services
Education and Experience
Dr. Brigham stays on top of her field doing continuing education programs through the Academy of General Dentistry, and she is particularly interested in learning about the latest techniques and technologies in cosmetic dentistry and oral surgery.
Dr. Brigham did her undergraduate studies at the University of Virginia, one of the best schools in the area, and majored in biology because she knew she wanted to go into the health care field. For dental school, she chose Tufts, where she got extensive hands-on experience through its excellent clinical program. While in dental school, she participated in a volunteer trip doing dental work in Nicaragua and Costa Rica, and she received an award for excellence in operative dentistry. She graduated from Tufts magna cum laude and received an award for Outstanding Achievement in Operative Dentistry from the Academy of Operative Dentistry. With a father who’d served in the Navy, she was driven to serve veterans and did her residency at the San Francisco Veterans Affairs, where she received comprehensive training and more hands-on experience, performing surgical procedures and working with complex cases.
University of Virginia
Biology and Anthropology
Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
San Francisco Veterans Affairs HospitalGeneral Practice Residency