Meet Dr. Nikola Skakavac
Dr. Nikola Skakavac immigrated to the United States from Bosnia and Herzegovina. He attended the University of South Florida where he obtained both his Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences and Master of Science in Medical Sciences. He then earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from the University of Florida where he was recognized and awarded for his professional and clinical excellence.
Since leaving school, he has taken a range of continuing education courses, studying advanced prosthodontics, Invisalign, and oral surgery. He has completed the entire curriculum of Implant Pathway, an implantology continuum that focuses entirely on the surgical placement of dental implants.
By taking continuing education courses, Dr. Skakavac believes that he will be able to provide the best care to his patients by staying up to date on current procedures and advancements. As part of his commitment to furthering his knowledge, he is an active member with several organizations:
- American Dental Association Florida Dental Association Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- International Congress of Oral lmplantologists.
Dr. Skakavac enjoys all aspects of dentistry and looks forward to serving the dental needs of the Brandon community. He emphasizes patient comfort and education in his everyday practices and is dedicated to providing individualized care to each of his patients.
Outside of dentistry, he loves traveling and exploring different places and cultures, hiking national parks, weightlifting, and spending time with his family and friends (dog “Teddy” included).