Our Team

Sea Breeze Dental Care is serving the Santa Barbara community since 1998

If you are looking for an excellent, comprehensive and affordable dental care in the Santa Barbara area, we welcome you to our practice. At Sea Breeze Dental Care, our experienced and caring dental staff work together to provide you with the most state-of-the art dental care available.  We also believe that good dental health starts with patient education and preventative care. Our goal is to educate and help each patient achieve and then maintain optimal dental health for life.

Meet our Dental Staff

Our team of doctors and our well-trained administrative staff help create a caring, clean, and stress-free environment. We are committed to giving you truly personalized dental care to achieve your optimal dental health. Each staff member is professionally trained in dental office operations and is dedicated to making our dental services affordable for all our patients. All of our dentists are highly accredited and experienced in their field of dentistry.

Dr. Boris ZakDr. Boris Zak, D.D.S.

Boris Zak graduated from Moscow Institute of Stomatology in 1965 and practiced as a prosthodontist in Moscow for over 10 years. In the late 1970's he began practicing dentistry in the United States. He fulfilled his dream of opening a family practice with his son in 1994 when they opened the first office in Simi Valley. In his 47 years of practicing dentistry, Dr. Boris Zak always believed that everyone deserves quality dental care, and is committed to make dentistry more affordable to his patients.

Dr_Howard_KopelDr. Howard Kopel, D.D.S

Dr. Howard Kopel, DDS, went to USC School of Dentistry to receive his DDS. He is highly knowledgeable and qualified to practice in all dental fields, and has more than 30 years of clinical experience under his belt. He has been awarded many awards, especially for excellence in the diagnosis of oral cancer. Our team has had the honor of working with him for more than a decade, and Dr. Kopel holds the position of a diagnosing doctor.


Dr. Kristen Miller, Orthodontist 

Dr. Kristen Miller is graduated from UCLA with general dental education and UCSF with her orthodontist training. She graduated the class as top 5% students. We was also the Vice President of her dental school class. Dr. Miller participated in the UCSF mobile clinic. She is fluent in Spanish. Dr. Kristen Miller worked for Downey Orthodontics for over 10 years.