Robert Costisevschi

Pediatric Dentist


Personal Biography

Dr. Costisevschi was born in Southern California, but grew up in the Bay Area. Outside of dentistry, he is usually working out at the gym, watching Warriors basketball, learning new dance choreography, playing guitar, or listening to music.

DDS

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, San Francisco, CA

Residency

Pediatric dentistry, GPR, St. Barnabas Hospital; Bronx, NY

BA

University of the Pacific; Stockton, CA

Quotes

"As a pediatric dentist, my goal is to provide a fun, comfortable, and positive experience for your child to create a beautiful smile. By advocating preventative dentistry and providing comprehensive dental care, I plan to help your child achieve a healthy lifestyle filled with success in oral hygiene and happiness.”

Personal Favorites

Dr. Costisevschi is a huge fan of Disney and Marvel movies, but his favorite movie is The Land Before Time. He also loves Where the Wild Things Are, Catcher in the Rye, and Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, and books by Shel Silverstein. For vacation, he would love to explore any part of the Eastern Hemisphere, since he has already traveled throughout Europe.

Professional Association

TriBeta Biology Honors Society, Alpha Lambda Delta honors society, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, pediatric study club

Volunteer Experience

Student Community Outreach for Public Education (SCOPE) officer, San Mateo Senior Center Health and Wellness Fair, Give Kids A Smile

Awards

Community service award at Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Regents’ Scholarship

Achievements

Chief resident during second year of residency at St. Barnabas Hospital; trained in Dentrix, restorative dentistry, pediatric endodontic techniques, behavioral management (pharmalogical and non-pharmalogical), orthodontics with space maintainers, oral surgery including primary and permanent tooth extractions, oral conscious sedation, trauma management, special needs and medically complex management, IV and general anesthesia; dean’s honor roll at the University of the Pacific