Dr. Todor Stavrev
Dr. Stavrev completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of California, San Francisco and completed his post-doctoral education at Columbia University in New York where he earned his Master of Science degree in Orthodontics.
Throughout his specialty residency in Orthodontics, Dr. Stavrev became familiar with a wide range of treatment methods and philosophies. He has experience with a variety of bracket types and technologies such as passive self-ligation, clear aligners, temporary anchorage devices, and soft tissue laser therapy.
He has also completed numerous courses in soft tissue orthodontics and Facial Aesthetics with the American Academy of Facial Aesthetics. He is well trained and equipped to use neuromodulators such as Botox and dermal fillers such as Juvéderm to further enhance the facial profiles of his patients including treatment of clenching and grinding (bruxism), orthodontic relapse, TMJ disorders, gummy smiles and enhancing smile lines.
He treats patients of all ages and works with both fixed and removable functional appliances. His general philosophy and approach to treatment is that every patient is unique and therefore no two treatments are alike. In addition to offering patients best-in-class orthodontic treatment, Dr. Stavrev brings with him an international perspective and a kind-hearted, exciting approach to his practice and is fully invested in the well-being of each of his patients.
Outside of creating beautiful smiles, Dr. Stavrev enjoys competitive ballroom dancing and stays active with CrossFit, skiing, running, and yoga. He also has a passion for cooking, traveling, and learning new languages.
Columbia University, College of Dental Medicine, New York, NY
Master of Science in Orthodontics
University of California San Francisco, School of Dentistry, San Francisco, CA
Doctor of Dental Surgery
Harvard University, Health Careers and Professional Studies, Cambridge, MA
Post Baccalaureate Program
Boston College, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Chestnut Hill, MA
Master of Arts in Economics
AAO - American Association of Orthodontists
PCSO - Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists
CAO - California Association of Orthodontists
ADA - American Dental Association
CDA - California Dental Association
SFDS - San Francisco Dental Society
AAFE - American Academy of Facial Aesthetics