Dr. Sanja Vuić founded her private dental practice in 1995. Since then, the number of her satisfied patients and employees has been constantly growing. Apart from being a member of the Croatian Dental Chamber and the European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry, Dr. Vuić is an expert on smile esthetics and esthetic orthodontics. She has gained international experience in London, Dubai and New York. Her certificates and diplomas include the Inman Aligner Hands on Certification Course, the Inman Aligner Advanced Course and the ClearSmile Aligner Certification Course, as well as the Orthodontic Restaurative Course by London’s Intelligent Alignment Systems Academy. Dr. Vuić is also a certified expert in the Six Month Smiles short-term esthetic orthodontics method. She has participated in numerous symposiums on cosmetic dentistry, such as ESCD’s Heart of Esthetics, IAS’s Advanced Hands on Course on the Align, Bleach and Bond Smile Makeover Method and the Aesthetic Advantage Smile Design Congress by the renowned New York dentist, Dr. Larry Rosenthal.
Zrinka Galetić Stipčević
Dr. Zrinka Galetić Stipčević has been a member of the Sanja Vuić Private Dental Practice team since 2009. Patients love her for her professional, thorough and friendly approach which reflects her love of dentistry. Her constant desire for self-improvement and mastering new skills lead her to become an expert in a variety of fields. Apart from years of experience in general dentistry, Dr. Galetić Stipčević has completed many professional courses, including the Nonsurgical Periodontal Treatment Course, the Sirona Laser Training Certification Course and a course for managing the diode Er, Cr: YSGG laser in everyday dental use. She is a member of the Croatian Dental Chamber and the Croatian Society for Facial Aesthetics. Dr. Galetić Stipčević is a licensed expert in the field of nonsurgical facial rejuvenation and the application of Botox.
Dr. Tea Pavlović graduated from the University of Zagreb School of Dental Medicine in 2018. During her studies, she gained knowledge and experience as a dental assistant in several private dental practices. She was a member of the Student Oral Surgery Section and the child education project, “Zubić vila” (“Tooth Fairy”). She participated in the 1st Dental Student Congress, where she held a lecture on “Sinus Lifting Methods – Maxillary Sinus Elevation”. Dr. Pavlović joined our private practice as a dental assistant and intern in 2017. She participated in the ESCD’s International Dental Congress “Heart of Esthetics” in the same year. Upon graduation, she became a doctor on Sanja Vuić’s dental team.
Dr. Tihana Škoro graduated from the University of Zagreb School of Dental Medicine in 2018. Apart for her immaculate student achievements, which won her a university scholarship, during her studies she sang in the students’ choir, Zubor, and helped organize oral hygiene workshops for kindergarteners. She became a member of Sanja Vuić’s dental team in 2017, at first as an intern and later as a doctor. She participated in the Heart of Esthetics International Dental Congress. Dr. Škoro is continuously perfecting her skills in a variety of professional fields.
After completing a high school for economics and finance, Sandra Basler graduated air transport at the Zagreb Faculty of Transport and Traffic Science. She gathered work experience in corporate surroundings, mostly in administrative positions. She became a member of Dr. Vuić’s dental team in 2013. Sandra has extensive experience in office management, commerce and accounting, as well as business organization and analysis, but it is her warmth and vigor that carry the atmosphere in our practice. She is the first person you will meet once you step into our waiting room. While we take care of your teeth, she tends to your appointments and comfort.
ASSISTANT PRACTICE MANAGER
Ema Horvath graduated from a linguistic high school and after that, in 2018, from the Zagreb Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences as a professor of English and Russian. She has been working in Sanja Vuić Private Dental Practice as an assistant practice manager since 2014. Apart from business organization and work at the information desk, Ema is the practice community manager and digital and foreign correspondent. She is continuously perfecting her skills in digital marketing, which is why she has participated in several specialized workshops and conferences, such as the HitIt Digital and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s workshop for women is business, “Doing Business – Digitally”.
Petra Barbarić graduated from Vrapče School for Medical Nurses in Zagreb in 2002. She completed a year of internship at the Zagreb Medical Center, after which she joined Dr. Vuić’s team as a dental assistant. Just like all other members of our team, she is constantly improving through various theoretical and practical courses, such as the Individually Trained Oral Prophylaxis (iTop) and numerous communication seminars for dental assistants. Petra is a skilled, experienced assistant who successfully adapts to different work environments, from conservative and esthetic to oral surgery procedures. Patients love her for her calmness and kind, caring nature.
Bojana Burić graduated from Slavonski Brod Medical High School in 1998, after which she completed her internship as a medical nurse in Dr. Josip Benčević General Hospital. She gained experience as a dental assistant in Dublin and started assisting for Dr. Sanja Vuić in 2006. Bojana regularly attends dental assistant courses, such as “Discussing Practice with Those Who Practice” and “Dental Assistant’s Role in Communicating and Working with the Patient”. She is dynamic and prone to multitasking. Her smile is an instant mood booster to both her colleagues and patients.
Ivana Jurinić graduated dental assisting at the Varaždin Medical High School in 2016. She began working for Dr. Sanja Vuić through an internship program and quickly proved that she is a natural in her line of work. Ivana is skillful, agile and proficient. She is a quick learner and adapts to new work surroundings in no-time. Alongside Dr. Vuić she mastered the latest work techniques and won the hearts of many patients, especially the little ones.
SPECIJALIST ORAL SURGEON
Dr. Zoran Ivasović specialized oral surgery in 2004. Years of work with Nobel Biocare and MIS dental implants made him a leading expert in the field of implantology. His professionalism and extensive experience earned him a mentoring position; he lectures other specialists on the implementation of several types of implant systems. In 2012, colleagues voted him Croatia’s top oral surgeon. He has been our practice’s professional associate for many years.