Team Member

Mark Tavakoli


Education & Credentials

University of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry; San Francisco, CA


Oral Biology, UCSF; San Francisco, CA


Biology, California State University, Northridge; Northridge, CA

Specialty Certificate



Through my years of experience and by keeping abreast of new techniques and technologies, I have helped kids and adults alike achieve beautiful, healthy smiles. I love working with kids and am a true believer in early interceptive orthodontic therapy.

Personal Favorites

I like to watch soccer with my son, who is an avid soccer player.

Volunteer Experience

Volunteered on Cleft Palate Team in the Middle East

Personal Biography

I have been an orthodontist since 1994. In my spare time, I like to play tennis and ski the Sierra Nevada mountains with my wife and son. I like to cook for friends and family, which I find very relaxing.

Professional Association

American Association of Orthodontists


Graduated magna cum laude, Rho Rho Chapter of Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society