About Dr. Pivnik
Dr. Dmitriy Pivnik provides amazing service, attention, and care to each individual patient. He is always striving for excellence, and is committed to providing his young patients with the best options for their dental health.
Dr. Pivnik is an accomplished and energetic board-certified pediatric dentist and a diplomat of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He is also a special needs specialist and a member of the Sutter Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Anomalies Panel in Sacramento.
Dr. Pivnik grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of California at Berkeley, and received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at UCSF School of Dentistry. Dr. Pivnik later completed his Pediatric Specialist training at NYU-Lutheran Medical Center in Springfield, Missouri.
Dr. Pivnik is passionate about working with special needs children and adults. He is diligent and meticulous in his treatment of patients, the running of Gold River Pediatric Dentistry, and his continued professional development. His hobbies include camping, exploring new hiking trails, and visiting the winter ski terrains of the Lake Tahoe area.
Dr. Pivnik and his dental team share a commitment to the practice’s common goals, which revolve around giving children beautiful smiles and lifting their confidence. We only feel satisfied with our work when we deliver outstanding results for our patients.
There is really nothing ordinary about Dr. Pivnik or any of our team members. We all work to exceed standards. From the dentist to the anesthesiologists to the welcome team, we work closely with each individual child to ensure that the teeth and gums stay healthy and beautiful.
From the initial exam to the follow-up visits, Dr. Pivnik and our team will be there to explain the treatment options when necessary, and to answer any questions and concerns you may have about your child or teen’s dental health.
You can have peace of mind knowing that the oral health of your child is in capable hands.
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