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.
Spear Education is one of the world's most accomplished and complete dental continuing education resources. As an active member of the Spear Faculty Club, Dr. Ochev is committed to continually learning the newest techniques and procedures and providing you with the highest level of care. Members are passionate about dentistry and work diligently to:
- Improve their knowledge and skills
- Provide you with an exceptional dental experience
- Earn the trust you have placed in them
Spear serves dentists who are dedicated to pursuing clinical excellence that transforms their practices and the lives of their patients. Every experience Spear provides is carefully designed to guide dentists to a higher level of skill and experience, to reach and maintain the highest standards in clinical dental care and practice acumen.
Dr. Ochev is also 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.