About Westlake Oral and Plastic Surgery
Serving the area for over four decades, Westlake Oral and Plastic Surgery is one of the most respected and widely renowned surgical implant practices in the State of California. Dr. Nikchevich, who specializes in surgical implant procedures, has earned the respect of colleagues nationwide and has become one of the leading experts in the field of implant dentistry.
There are two state-of-the-art surgical facilities, equipped with the latest technology available, including 3D imaging for diagnosis and treatment planning, and intraoral scanning for digital implant impressions.
This is one of the only surgical practices in the area with dedicated, professional Implant Coordinators. As some of the most highly educated and experienced Implant Coordinators in the country, they facilitate a seamless treatment sequence for patients and serve as liaisons between the practice and the patients’ restorative dentists. There are two full-time Implant Coordinators in each of the two surgical facilities.
The surgeons at Westlake Oral and Plastic Surgery are committed to continuing education, attending both medical and dental conferences, to remain on the leading edge of advances in surgical procedures, new techniques, and technology. They also founded the Conejo/Simi Implant Study Club to provide the local dental community with the latest information on implant dentistry from nationally acclaimed speakers.
Meet Our Doctors
Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon Dr. Donald Nikchevich is one of the preeminent surgical implant experts in the country. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the USC School of Dentistry, where he was a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society. He furthered his education and training with a postgraduate residency in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery at the Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center.
Dr. Newton is a Board Certified Oral Surgeon with both medical and dental degrees. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry and his Doctor of Medicine from the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California. Dr. Newton is a member of numerous professional organizations.
A native of Southern California, Dr. Sarkisian attended the University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry. She then pursued her postgraduate residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center. She earned her medical degree from the Keck School of Medicine at USC and completed one year of general surgery at Los Angeles County Medical Center.