Dr. Ochev’s treatment philosophy is focused on the prevention and maintenance of natural teeth using the most advanced techniques and materials available to date in dentistry.
He strives to make his patients feel relaxed and comfortable, and he prides himself in providing the gentlest care. Patients have come to admire his "magical skills” of distraction and relaxation — where he uses a humorous and calming approach to alleviate any potential anxiety.
To stay current on the latest advances in his profession, he attends many lectures, hands-on workshops and continuing education courses across the country.
Dr. Ochev is a member of the:
- American Dental Association (ADA)
- California Dental Association (CDA)
- Marin County Dental Society
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- American Academy of Facial Esthetics
as well as a certified provider of
A native of Russia, he moved to the Bay Area at the age of 20, where he earned his bachelor's degree in Biology from San Francisco State University in 1996, and his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the New York University College of Dentistry in 2001. Outside of work, he enjoys his time with his wife Regina and his two children Max and Katherine.