DR. Alex Mechkov
35 YEARS OF PRACTICE
Alexei Mechkov (@doctor_mech) – a dentist with 35 years of experience.He has extensive experience in the diagnosis and planning of treatment using traditional
and all modern additional techniques, such as digital cosmetic dentistry.
And therefore any dental treatment or patient can be assessed by Alex
for the best dental advice forward.
He can fit dental implants and remove impacted wisdom teeth without
requiring a general anaesthetic, something that can only be achieved
through our commitment to most up to date methods.
Of course – having the best equipment is only half the story, but Alex is committed by putting even the most anxious patient at ease. He is very professional and relaxed to ensure you’re comfortable at all stages of
Alex specialises in dental implantology, and cosmetic rehabilitation.
He enjoys general dentistry but has a special interest in Aesthetic
dentistry, endodontics, implantology and prosthodontics.
Alex was raised in the city of Novosibirsk, which is one of the largest centers
for the development of science and education in Russia. He graduated from Novosibirsk Medical University in 1986, followed by a postgraduate degree at
the Department of Surgical Dentistry where he was engaged in maxillofacial surgery under the supervision of professor Pavel Sysolyatin. Specialization – osteosynthesis of lower jaw fractures with shape memory devices. At the
same he was involved in educational process and was a popular tutor within students .
During this period, 2 patents (1 patent, 2 patent) for copyright inventions were obtained.
Alex went on to work as the head of the prosthetic department
at Novosibirsk public Hospital for 12 years.
Alex decided to move to New Zealand more than 24 years ago.
Here he graduated from the Central Institute of Technology.
He worked in various dental practices in Wellington and Auckland before
start his own practice in 2009. What started as a one-man practice turned
into two well-equipped dental clinics in a beautiful Half Moon Bay marina
and Pine Harbour marina near Beachlands and Maraetai as its stands today.
Instagram page @doctor_mech