MINA LEVI, DDS
Dr. Mina Levi received her dentistry degree from Sofia Medical University, and did her post-graduate studies in orthodontics at Plovdiv Medical University in Bulgaria. She also studied dentistry at UCLA upon moving to the United States. Dr. Mina Levi was the past president of the Northern California Chapter of the Academy of General Dentistry. She holds a Master of the Academy of General Dentistry and a Master of the American Academy of Clear Aligners. Dr. Mina Levi is a Fellow of the Academy of Dentistry International and a fellow of the International College of Oral Implantologists.
Dr. Mina Levi received advanced training in orthodontics in Germany and in dental implants in the US. She was the first dentist in California to become certified in Zirconia metal-free dental implants in 2008. Dr. Mina Levi’s clinical approach is to be minimally invasive and to preserve as much as possible of the natural tooth structure by following a Biomimetic Approach taught by Dr. Pascal Magne. She enjoys helping patients reinvent their smiles.
Dr. Mina Levi has been running a very successful AACA Dental Study Group in San Francisco dedicated primarily on improving clinical and management skills of general dentists in the Bay Area.
Dr. Mina Levi has been practicing in the area since 2008. In her open time she enjoys hiking, skiing and macro photography.
SEP POURESA, DMD
Instagram influencer Dr. Sep Pouresa (@dr.spouresa) received both his Doctorate in Dental Medicine and Kinesiology degree from McGill University in Canada, where he was also awarded with the Lieutenant Governor’s Medal for his academic excellence and involvements in the state . Dr. Pouresa further extended his training by completing a Residency in Advanced General Dentistry at the University of the Pacific in San Francisco, California. He is currently a member of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Association and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
Dr. Pouresa has been featured in numerous magazines and news articles including: Generation Iron, NYC Journal, Fox43, Top 20 Dentists Disruptors Magazine, Dishfordiet, Eatmynews Magazine, Nebraska News, Colorado Magazine and much more.
Fun fact: He is also fluent in French and Farsi.
RICARDO – REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST
Ricardo joined our practice in 2021. He is native Bay Area resident. He enjoys exploring different places in San Francisco and spending time with family.
JORDAN – REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT
Holding over 10 years of experience as a dental assistant, Jordan joined California Dental Innovations in 2018. He’s energized by keeping up to date with the latest changes in the practice of dentistry. Born in San Francisco, Jordan remembers when Muni fare was only 35 cents. When not at work, he splits his time between entertaining his young daughter, watching movies, and following baseball.
HILDA – DENTAL ASSISTANT
Hilda has been with our practice since 2015 and likes helping patients achieve good oral health. Hilda likes being part of the care team at California Dental Innovations. Hilda enjoys workouts, hikes and going to the movies. She has two children, her little “monsters.”