Meet Dr. Bryan Rikli

Dr. Rikli received his BS in Molecular Cell Biology from UC Santa Barbara.  He graduated from Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine with honors.  Dr. Rikli then completed a general dentistry residency with Lutheran Medical Center in Hilo, Hawaii.  Prior to practicing in Orinda, Dr. Rikli worked in offices in El Cerrito, Pleasant Hill and Pittsburg.  In the past, Dr. Rikli and Dr. Santos had the wonderful opportunity to volunteer with the United Methodist Church on a dental mission to Guatemala.  They hope to be able to participate in more of these opportunities in the future.

Dr. Rikli is an active member of:

  • The American Dental Association
  • The California Dental Association
  • The Contra Costa Dental Society
  • The Seattle Study Club

He also attends more than the required continuing education courses annually in order to keep to date with the advances in dental care and technology.

Dr. Rikli was raised in Marin County.  He is married to Dr. Santos and they have a son, Jacob.  Dr. Rikli believes in living a healthy lifestyle and recently began learning to play the ukulele.  He is an avid sports fan, enjoys the outdoors, trying new restaurants and spending time with family and friends.