Meet Michael Savidan D.D.S.
Dr. Michael Savidan grew up in Southern California and has always had an affinity for the beach. At Beachside Dental, Dr. Savidan and his staff take pride in delivering outstanding dental care in an environment as tranquil as the beaches of Santa Barbara.
Dr. Savidan graduated cum laude from Loyola Marymount University in 2001 with a B.S. degree in Biology. He then graduated with honors from the University of Southern California (USC) School of Dentistry in 2005.
Dr. Savidan was commissioned as an officer in the U.S. Air Force and served as a dentist in the military from 2005-2009. During his first year of military service, Dr. Savidan completed additional general dentistry training as a resident of an AEGD-1 program while stationed at Nellis AFB, NV.
His final three years of military service were spent as a staff dentist at Vandenberg AFB, CA. Dr. Savidan was responsible for the dental services and oral health needs of the entire active-duty population at Vandenberg. After an honorable discharge from the military in 2009, Dr. Savidan was named the director of the Community Health Centers of the Central Coast- Lompoc clinic.
Dr. Savidan and his wife Gretchen have two children, Cole and Chloe. He stays active by exercising, golfing and playing year-round on a men’s baseball team. He also loves spending time at the beach with his family whenever he has the opportunity!