Dr. Kriston Gallipeau
Dr. Kriston Gallipeau is a native of San Diego. She graduated from Patrick Henry High School, completed her undergraduate studies at San Diego State University, and obtained her doctorate from the University of California, San Francisco in 1998. A perfectionist by nature, Dr. Gallipeau chose to attend a general practice residency program to sharpen her skills. After completing her training she returned home to practice dentistry.
Dr. Gallipeau is an active member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and San Diego County Dental Association.
Dr. Gallipeau is continuously educating herself by taking continuing education seminars and hands-on courses in the latest dental advances. At the same time she knows that it takes more than academic knowledge to make patients feel comfortable, "Patients need to know that you care about them as a person and not just a mouth," and that's what you sense when you come to Dr. Gallipeau's dental office.
"I never forget that teeth are attached to people and for that reason, I treat each patient as I would my family and friends."
Dr. Gallipeau is an active member of her community and church. When not at work she loves spending time with her two daughters, and their dogs.
Dr. Annie Chow
Dr. Annie Chow is a California native who grew up in Los Angeles. She attended UC San Diego for her undergraduate years majoring in Biology and went on to receive her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in San Francisco at the University of the Pacific. What attracted her to the field of dentistry was being able to play a role in helping others to maintain not only a lifetime of oral health but a happy smile to go with it.
Dr. Chow is an active member of the American Dental Society, California Dental Society, and San Diego County Dental Society and stays up to date with her continuing education on the latest technology and updates in dentistry.
Dr. Chow’s main goal is to provide her patients with a comfortable experience. She believes in having a collaborative relationship with her patients which involves open communication about all treatment options so that informed decisions on treatment can be made.
In her spare time, she loves doing yoga, playing tennis, and going on adventures with her family.
Dr. Katherine Noyes
Dr. Katherine Noyes is a native of the San Francisco Bay Area. She graduated from San Leandro High School and attended Cal State University, Hayward for her Bachelors in Biological Sciences degree. She then pursued advanced education and earned her Masters Degree in Physiology and Behavioral Biology at San Francisco State University. She then entered the University of California at San Francisco and earned her Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 1999. She was heavily influenced by her father, a local eye surgeon, who grew up during the Depression in poverty. He gave tirelessly to the community in helping all members of society, especially those who couldn’t afford it, with the gift of sight and eye health. For the better part of her professional career, Dr. Noyes has followed in her father’s footsteps and given back to the community at large by providing her dental skills and talents to members of the underserved population by working in local Community Clinics and Prison health. Being bilingual in Spanish and English, Dr. Noyes also served the Spanish speaking community as well. After leaving the public health sector, Dr. Noyes worked in private practices where she expanded upon her dental skills. She is continuously learning and refining her skills by taking continuing education courses each year. Dr. Noyes’s professional philosophy is to treat every patient as if they were family and to do the very best she could possibly do. She is both proud and honored to be a part of the Banker’s Hill Dental family.
Outside of the office, Dr. Noyes has many interests. She loves spending time with her family and is very active in her daughter’s high school education, sports and extracurricular activities. She loves cooking and baking and is always testing out new recipes on her family. She is passionate about tropical flowers and loves growing plumerias, hibiscus and orchids. She loves being active and is often seen at the beach running, biking or swimming. In addition, she loves animals and enjoys spending time with her Holland Lop bunnies.