The DIC team
The DIC team consists of four dentists, five assistants, three administrators and one technician.
Dr Zeljko Popadic, born in Dubrovnik in 1966, graduated with flying colours from the Dental School of Sarajevo University in 1991. He has continued with his education in Barcelona, Venice Essen, Zagreb, Vienna, Paris, Luzern, Kopenhagen, Gdansk, Las Vegas and Gothenburg under the supervision of well known professionals such as Dr Fatori, Dr Cecchinato, Dr Lindhe, Dr Favero, Dr Dragoo, Dr Buser, Dr Kneževic, Dr Curilovic, Dr Urde, Dr Jovanovich, Dr Dijakiewich and many others. Numerous marks of distinction and diplomas can be found in his surgery.
Dr Popadic is a member of the Croatian Dental Chamber, Croatian Medical Association, Croatian Society of Periodontology, Croatian Society for Dental Implantology, Croatian Society for Education in Implantology, European Association for Osseointegration and the Global Institute for Dental Education. Since 1997 he has been managing his own dental practice, a centre for implantoprosthetic in Rovinj. He is a member of Nobel Biocare Mentor's team in Croatia and is very active in the education of other dentists. Dr Popadic speaks English, Italian and German and has a great passion for music.
Dr. Lea Toncinic, born in Rijeka in 1974, also graduated with exceptional marks from the Dental School of Rijeka University in 2004 and, like her colleague, joined The DIC team in 2005 after practicing dentistry in other dental surgery for a year. She is continuously upgrading her skills on professional courses. Speaks fluent English, Italian and German.
Dr. Pedja Misljenovic, born in Pula, 1978., graduated at the Rijeka University of Dentistry in 2006. Soon after he became a member of the dental team at the DIC. He actively follows new trends in dentistry, especially in implantology, uses his knowledge of computers in everyday practice. He speaks fluent English and Italian. He's a big fan of the film arts.