For their patients benefit, advanced learning and the implementation of new technologies at the leading edge of dentistry is a constant for Dr. Matiasevich and his office. The friendly team is known for their down to earth and non-technical communication style making complex dentistry easy to understand.
As a second-generation dentist,Dr. Matiasevich was raised in Santa Cruz. Dr. Matiasevich completed his undergraduate work in economics at the University of California Irvine and then attended the University of Southern California for his dental degree.
As a second-generation dentist, Dr. Matiasevich was raised in Santa Cruz.He did his undergraduate work in economics at the University of California Irvine and attended the University of Southern California for his dental degree. Later he returned home in 1997 to work along side his father.
He and his wife Nadia (an avid tennis player) have three children. They are very active in their childrens school activities and athletic events, in addition to coaching his sons Pop Warner football, basketball and baseball teams. Dr. Bob is a life-long snow and water skier.
Dr. Matiasevich teaches other doctors inside and outside his practice. He completes several hundred hours of continuing education each year. He utilizes his extensive training and experience to treat even the most challenging dental situations. He has been delivering cosmetic, implant, and functional solutions to patients for over 17 years. His commitment to doing it right and ability to handle just about anything has won him the admiration of patients and other doctors.A big bonus is that Dr. Matiasevich uses his expertise to prevent big problems from ever happening.
He has been helping patients so they can enjoy eating and smiling again with dental implants since 2000.He has developed special methods of implant dentistry to rescue the denture patient and those with debilitated teeth needing complete reconstructions.He has also developed special techniques in sedation dentistry for the fearful patient.All treatment is performed in the same office.This combined with advanced techniques allow even the most compromised individual to return to a life of enjoying dental health.
He is a Member ofInternational Congress of Oral Implantologists, one of the highest international organizations for skill in the surgery and restoration of dental implants. This is the most life-changing treatment that dentistry offers. Dr. Matiasevich is your central coast expert in dental implant treatment. In addition, he is a Fellow and Graduate of the prestigiousCalifornia Implant Institute.
Dr. Matiasevich is a leader in pursing advanced post-doctoral education in his field from the best by traveling all over the world and training with the best clinicians. He teaches other dentists in the art and science of dental implants and implant cosmetics so that his methods can help other residents outside of his own practice. The practice is recognized for environmentally responsible dentistry with the highest ratings and awards possible.More colleagues than any other Santa Cruz doctor with a practice that has a similar focus endorse him.
Dr. Angela Chai, DMD is a caring and compassionate dentist from Vancouver, Canada. Dr. Chai has been helping patients for years in the Greater Edmonton area before making a decision to relocate to Santa Cruz.
Anna has been a part of the Santa Cruz Family Dentist team for the past 20 years. She is a graduate of the Cabrillo College Dental Hygiene program. Anna loves caring and interacting with the patients at Santa Cruz Family Dentist. When she is not at work you can find her enjoying life hiking and going to the beach.
Beth has been working with Dr. Matiasevich since 2007. She loves helping patients get the smile theyve always wanted. In her free time, Beth enjoys going to the movies with her husband and doing lots of arts and crafts around the house.
Mitchell joined our team in 2015. He is Dr. Matiasevichs treatment coordinator as well here to assist any patients with Medicare. Mitchell loves to advocate and help his patients carve a pathway to begin their treatment and attain a clean bill of health. In his free time, Mitchell enjoys going on runs on Westcliff as well as traveling as much as he can.
Mayra joined our team in 2018 as our front office receptionist. She will be the first voice you will hear when calling our office. She enjoys working for Dr. Matiasevich because she is always learning something new. Working in the front office inspired her on going back to school to become a dental hygienist. She is super friendly and always has a smile on her face. In her spare time, she loves going to the beach and watching movies.