1) Dr. Julia Bewley (General/Cosmetic Dentist)
Dr. Julia Bewley is a general dentist who is proud and excited to welcome patients to Dentalvana. Her philosophy is to be compassionate and to provide individualized treatment to you so that you will receive exceptional dental care. Dr. Bewley´s easy to talk to demeanor along with great supporting team members will make your visit as comfortable as possible. Her gentleness puts patients at ease when visiting our office.
Dr. Bewley has a passion for cosmetic dentistry with a keen eye for detail and the skill of an artisan. Both science and art were strengths for her early on in her academic career and she has always been interested in the significance of art among cultures throughout the world and history. She is dedicated and motivated to provide the most technologically advanced treatments for root canals, extractions, fillings, crowns and bridges, etc. by attending continuing educations, study clubs, seminars, and continuous self-study.
Dr. Bewley enjoys treating adults and children alike and loves to make her patients feel comfortable. She is therefore Nitrous Oxide certified (laughing gas) and in addition provides conscious sedation (also known as the Happy Pill). Dr. Bewley is sensitive to different cultures and their traditions and is able to fluently converse in English and German. She is also able to communicate in Spanish and Chinese.
Dr. Julia Bewley was born and raised in Hannover, Germany where she completed her primary education. She moved to the U.S. in 2001 and graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Central Florida in Orlando where she received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology. She earned her Doctor of Medical Dentistry from the University of Florida in Gainesville and is proud to be part of the Gator Nation.
Dr. Bewley believes in giving back to the community not only through charitable contributions but also by getting to know her community and giving her time and talents to help families in need. She actively volunteers at the Dental Mobile Unit at Christ Fellowship in Downtown Miami. In addition, she was part of a mission trip to help the underprivileged children and families with no ability to seek dental care in the mountains and farmland of the Dominican Republic and is planning to be part of other international trips in the future.
Dr. Bewley is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, South Florida Dental Association, and the Rivera Study Club. In her free time, she enjoys reading, yoga and outdoor activities with her dog Bella.
“I hope to be able to make a difference in your dental visit by providing the best individual care for you and your family! You are very important to me, it is not just about teeth. I want you to be comfortable here at Dentalvana so we can provide you with exceptional care, knowledge, and make your visit as pleasant as possible. I take great pride in treating every patient with the respect and compassion they deserve. ” ~Julia Bewley, DMD
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2) Dr. Theofilos Koutouzis (Periodontist)
Dr. Koutouzis earned his Certificate and Master´s degree in Periodontics from the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden and from the University of Florida, College of Dentistry. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. He served as a full-time faculty member at University of Florida College of Dentistry and he currently serves as an Associate Professor at Nova Southeastern University, Department of Periodontology.
He is the recipient of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry Research Foundation Award, the American Academy of Periodontology Educator Award for Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring in Periodontics, the International Congress of Oral Implantologist Research Grant Award and the Astra Tech World Conference Basic Research Competition Award. He has published extensively in the scientific literature and has presented at numerous scientific meetings.
In his free time he loves to travel with his wife to experience different cultures. In addition, he enjoys the outdoors and can spend hours walking on the beach.
3) Dr. Pavel Ivanov (Orthodontist)
Throughout his professional career, Dr. Ivanov has created almost 2,000 beautiful new smiles for patients from age 7 to 67 throughout North and South Florida. He serves English, Russian, and Bulgarian communities and he is fluent in each of those three languages. He has completed his General Dentist Degree and Orthodontic Degree at Nova Southeastern University in Sunny South Florida. Striving for higher academic excellence, he has graduated #1 from 132 dentists in his dental class, a status that less than 1% of all practicing orthodontist obtain in their careers.
To provide more predictable results and better care for those of you that are interested in straighter teeth, reducing embarrassment, or improving confidence, Dr. Ivanov completed specialized training in Orthodontics for an additional two and a half years after his dental degree. Dr. Ivanov´s dedication and experience translates to faster treatment times for you, more individually customized treatments that solve your needs, and straighter teeth you.
Dr. Ivanov has lived in the Fort Lauderdale – Miami area for many years. When he is not helping people smile, Dr. Ivanov enjoys spending time with family, golfing, biking, kayaking, traveling and learning how to improve your quality of care .