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Dr. Tad

Dr. Tad Tesfamichael, who goes by Dr. Tad for short, received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Ostrow School of Dentistry, University of Southern California, Los Angeles. He later earned fellowships in the Academy of General Dentistry, International Congress of Oral Implantologists and the American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics. He is a proud member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, Redwood Empire Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and the American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics.

Dr. Tad is passionate about enhancing the quality-of-life of patients by providing trustworthy, quality, modern dentistry, and care. He aims to listen to patients, address their concerns and help them make the best choices specifically to fit their needs. He is excited to join the Willits Modern Dentistry family and meet all existing and new patients.


Outside the office

When Dr. Tad is not working, he enjoys reading and loves to spend time with family and friends. He’s favorite pastimes are hiking, bicycling, watching movies, and staying up to date on current affairs. His favorite sport is soccer and enjoys watching all major sports. Dr. Tad lives in Cloverdale with his wife Elsa, who is a RN at Kaiser Permanente and they have two children. His daughter attends Loma Linda University and is studying Nursing, while his son is in the US Army stationed in Germany.