Experienced and meritorious
The head doctor Līga Apine is a dentist with over 30 years of experience. With a degree from the Academy of Medicine, the doctor is specialized in orthopaedic dentistry and has valuable experience in dental prosthetics. Dr Apine takes part in dental implantology courses on regular basis. Dr Apine has gained experience in clinics in Moscow, Estonia, Germany, and Italy. Līga regularly attends certified courses and professional seminars so to stay updated to the latest dental treatment trends. Līga will offer every patient a treatment method according to his/her abilities and means and will never reject her advice.
Līga’s hobbies are jogging, cross-country skiing and needlework.
“The most sincere gratification comes from the patients who come to the clinic with ‘hopeless’ evaluation of their own teeth but by consistent work we mutually turn ‘the hopelessness’ into a splendid smile.”
Māra graduated the Riga Stradiņš University Faculty of Dentistry and has specialised in dental prosthetics. She has built her experience working in dental clinics in America, Taiwan, Korea and Moscow. She regularly takes part in vocational training and professional courses in order to learn about the modern technologies and modern treatment methods.
Māra is the positive spirit of the clinics that charges and unites the collective.
Māra gladly enjoys both travels to the southern countries and skiing adventure. Māra loves cooking and enjoys the culture of cuisine.
“Since the moment I decided to become a dentist, I was dreaming of my own clinic. Making a clinic together with my mother has been an interesting complicate and wonderful time. Every time when entering the clinic I am feeling like at my other home. The key of my success hides in the individual approach I pay to each patient. My highest gratification is a happy patient whom I have helped at obtaining a true and beautiful smile.”
Vitālijs Burnašovs ir klīnikas ķirurgs, kurš specializējies implantu ievietošanā, sarežģītu ekstrakciju veikšanā, kā arī kaulu transplantāciju operācijās.
Vitālijs regulāri apmeklē starptautiskas zobārstniecības konferences un seminārus pie pasaules klases speciālistiem, lai sniegtu saviem pacientiem mūsdienīgus un augstākās klases zobu ķirurģijas pakalpojumus.
Creator of the sense of security
Ineta has been a certified dentist since 2010; she studied at Riga Stradiņš University Faculty of Dentistry. Additionally she has obtained experience at certified courses and seminars.
Ineta’s strength is endodontics. It matters to her that every patient understands the procedure of treatment and feels safe. Ineta is always beaming and openhearted to both adult and minor patients.
In her free time Ineta is interested in astrology and needlework.
“I clearly remember the moment when I decided to become a dentist. I was at the grade 11, was waiting for a bus in the terminal and suddenly it occurred to me. My family were very surprised of the idea as none of our circle was even remotely connected to medicine. However I dare say I am in my right place – I work in the profession that provided me with fulfillment, gratification and a big, big joy for the accomplished.”
Rūta ieguvusi augstāko izglītību Rīgas Stradiņa Universitātes Stomatoloģijas fakultātē. Savas darba gaitas medicīnas jomā sākusi kā zobārstniecības māsa, taču jau drīz vien sapratusi vēlmi pacientiem palīdzēt arī kā zobārsts. Ne mirkli nav savu izvēli nožēlojusi, jo, kā Rūta pati saka, zobārstniecība ir viņas īstais aicinājums. Rūtas stiprās puses ir zobu terapeitiska zobu ārstēšana un protezēšana. Ar savu jauko attieksmi un smaidu tiks galā arī ar mūsu jaunākajiem pacientiem. Rūta pret katru savu zobārstniecības darbu ir prasīga un kritiska, lai tas maksimāli ilgi kalpotu. Vislielāko gandarījumu sagādā sniegt pacientam skaistu un baltu smaidu!
Brīvajā laikā Rūta mīl aktīvu atpūtu. Kā savu lielāko aizraušanos sauc Itāliju, jo mīl tās laikapstākļus un gardi paēst.
“Ik dienas izbaudu darbu ar pacientiem, jo labi paveikts darbs piepilda dienu ar gandarījumu. Veicu darbu tā, lai pēc 10 gadiem uz to varētu skatīties ar lepnumu.”
Kate ieguvusi augstāko izglītību Rīgas Stradiņa Universitātes Stomatoloģijas fakultātē. Dr.Kate ir klīnikas zobārsts, kas vienmēr ir labā noskaņojumā. Ar smaidu sagaidīs ik vienu pacientu. Kate ir zobārsts-terapeits, veic kā zobu labošanu, tā kanālu ārstēšanu. Ar lielu rūpību veiks zobu labošanu gan pieaugušajiem, gan bērniem.
Jekaterina ir ieguvusi augstāko izglītību Rīgas Stradiņa Universitātes Stomatoloģijas fakultātē. Jekaterina ir zobu terapeits, kas ar lielu rūpību veic zobu labošanu. Visvairāk specializējusies zobu plombēšanā un kanālu ārstēšanā. Ar tikpat lielu centību Jekaterina veic bērnu zobu labošanu. Specializējusies dažādos kursos kā Latvijā, tā ārpus tās.
The patient friend of children
Marina graduated Riga Stradiņš University Faculty of Dentistry. She regularly increases her knowledge by attending international congresses, seminars and courses.
Marina’s performance is characterised by the highest precision and responsibility, she is patient and smiling, especially when taking care of the minor patients.
“In dentistry I got interested in the childhood when I was taken to nice, warm-hearted and sweet female doctors. I am treating my patients with love and consideration too so that they would always feel comfortable and safe.”
Carer of the little toothlets
Gunita has been working as a dental hygienist for more than 10 years now. She obtained her education at the Dental Hygienist School of the Latvian Medicine Academy. Additional knowledge and experience has been acquired at the post-graduate courses of the Latvian Academy of Sciences and the Latvian Association of Dental Hygienists.
Gunita works pedantically and precisely works with every patient by professionally conducting complete oral hygiene as well as instructing the patients in everyday oral care.
Gunita is a passionate equestrian and enjoys gardening.
“My gratification comes from the patients who listen to my advice and take in consideration my advice of everyday dental care. When we meet again, they have considerably improved their oral hygiene and the progress is apparent.”
Maruta has obtained a professional bachelor degree at the health care and has worked in the health care departments in Latvia and also in a hospital in Portugal. She regularly attends specialised courses so that apply the new knowledge in her practical work at the clinic. She takes particularly seriously the provisions of sterilisation and disinfection.
Maruta’s hardworking hands and precision helps also at the administrative department, her sense of responsibility fills every piece of her performance.
Her vacant time Maruta spends actively – on cycling in summers and on mountain skiing in winters.
Ingrīda pabeigusi Rīgas 1.medicīnas koledžu, kļūstot par zobārstniecības māsu. Veiklas rokas un atbildība pret darbu Ingrīdu padarījusi par neaizvietojamu palīgu klīnikas ikdienā. Atbildīgi izturās pret sterilitātes un dezinfekcijas prasībām.
Ingrīdas hobijs ir rokdarbi un jaunu mākslas amatu apgūšana. Tāpat mīl gatavošanu, īpaši kūku cepšanu.
Why Dr Apine Dentistry
Experienced certified dentists
Clear prices with no hidden costs
High quality materials
Pleasant and homey atmosphere
What our customers say
“Can a dentist be your friend?
Positive! Not only is dentist Māra our professional tooth fairy but also a fantastic friend of our family.”
“If after the treatment I don’t really know where my own teeth start and end, then this is a GREAT JOB!
Thank you, Dr. Māra!”
“A nice and neat space in a good location, comfortable parking, very responsive and kind staff. Doctor Ineta Zommere – a caring and responsible dentist who radiates peace and confidence for what she is doing. Moreover she is especially patient and sweet with my three year old daughter who is not so easy to talk into dental check.”
“We are so happy about having found our family dentist at the Dr Apine Dentistry. The warm-hearted and professional doctor Māra who will always suggest the most effective way of treatment; the homey premises and the responsive staff are the things that create the great atmosphere to which one wishes to come back not to be afraid of:)”
“Thank You for the good service at Your clinic. Your office was as modern as the best one in our city. The quality was also the best! We gladly recommend your clinic to all of our friends.”
“The staff were very professional and nice. The clinic was nice and service was good. Also location of the clinic is near the airport. I highly recommend it.”
“The treatment I received at Dr. Apines clinic in Riga was state of the art and professionel. I felt in good hands every step of the way.”
“I highly recommend Dr.Apine dental clinic. The engagement of the staff and the professional services provided are one of the best I have ever experienced. I appriciate that prior each procedure, dentist gave information about the following process. I left Riga with a great smile!”
“When I arrived to Dr.Apine dental clinic I was greeted by Mara Apine, she instantly made me feel at home and as nobody likes the dentist it was very reassuring. The treatment was carried out in a totally professionnal manner and I would gladly visit Dr.Apine dental clinic again.”