Rotarian Dr. Linda Barconey is a board certified pediatric dentist at Children’s Dentistry located in Inglewood, Ca. Her office provides general dentistry for children and adults. They also provide treatment for special needs patients, dental x-rays, oral surgery and a host of other services. She graduated from Berkeley High School. At 12 years of age she had set goals for herself. One of these goals was to be a doctor. She attended University of San Francisco with a major in BIOLOGY and minors in dance and drama. After 3 years at USF she was accepted to Dental school at 19 years of age. She she received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery and Bachelor of Science in Dental Sciences.
This acceptance to dental school abruptly stopped a short career in modeling which was another childhood goal. She had modeling assignments with Seventeen and Glamour magazines. She also appeared in several commercials and a TV documentary.
After Dental School, Dr Barconey went to Lagos, Nigeria and stayed for 8 months. She came to Los Angeles pursuing a degree in Pediatric Dentistry. She got accepted to University of Southern California School of Dentistry/Children's Hospital Pediatric Dental Program. After completing her residency and obtaining a certificate in Pediatric Dentistry, she worked through several offices improving her skill and business knowledge. She purchased her dental building at 345 East Manchester Blvd, Inglewood and have been practicing Pediatric Dentistry for over 20 years at this location and have treated over 40,000 patients. She is Board Certified in Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr Barconey is a member of several dental and service organizations- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry , Angel City Dental Association , National Dental Association, Inglewood Rotary Club, Palos Verdes Chapter of the Links INC and Inglewood Chamber of Commerce. She is married to John Collins.
Her personal activities and passions include exercising, Jazz , Art , shopping, community service, and Travel along with Maintenance of health and Positive Thinking.