Mark F. Swimmer, D.D.S.
Dr. Mark Swimmer was born and raised in Lafayette. He graduated from Acalanes High School in 1980 and attended Cal Poly San Luis Obispo for his undergraduate studies. He continued on to the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry. There, Dr. Swimmer was a member of XI PSI PHI fraternity until he received his doctorate degree in 1988. He then partnered in practice with his father, Dr. Alan Swimmer. In 2000, Dr. Alan Swimmer retired and Dr. Troy Lauritzen took over his part of the practice.
Dr. Mark Swimmer married in 1989 and lives with his wife in Orinda. He has two grown sons, Blake and Kevin. His oldest son, Blake, is currently attending dental school and is looking forward to joining his father as a 3rd generation dentist. In his spare time, Dr. Swimmer spends as much time as possible outdoors. He enjoys golfing, skiing, boating and traveling. As with most dentists, he also likes wood working and building things around the house.
Dr. Swimmer is an active member of the American Dental Society, the California Dental Association, the Contra Costa Dental Society, the American Society of Osseointegration, and the International Team of lmplantology. Dr. Swimmer also participates in case studies and reviews as a member of the Pacific Dental Study Guild.