Credentials and Memberships
Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology
Dr. Vatavuk’s educational background includes receiving his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and Cell Biology from the University of California San Diego and his doctorate degree from University of Southern California. Being a recent graduate has allowed him to learn the most modern and technologically advanced techniques in dental care. The decision to join the profession of dentistry stems from his passion of patient oriented health care, building strong relationships while improving oral health care. Dr. Vatavuk is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
During his free time, Dr. Vatavuk enjoys running, hiking, visiting Croatia, and spending time with family and friends.