|Meet the Doctor
Dr. Ilse Savelli
Diplomate American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
With 30 years of clinical experience, Dr. Ilse SAVELLI is the founder of Chula Vista Smiles. Originally from Venezuela, graduated from the Dental School at the University Central of Venezuela in 1991. She continues her studies at Goldman School of Dentistry at Boston University, Massachusetts where she received her certification in Pediatric Dentistry in 1995. Following it, she completed a one-year Fellowship in Hospital dentistry at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas/ Baylor College of Dentistry. Dr. Savelli worked at Children’s Hospital, Boston/ Harvard University as a full-time pediatric dentist attending for 7 years, before she relocated to San Diego, in California where she started Chula Vista smiles. Dr. Savelli also works at Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego, where she provides dental care as well.