Marinova Dental Clinic

Dr. Esmeralda Marinova is a dentist with a degree in polyvalent dentistry from the Faculty of Dental Medicine, Sofia. In 1991 she began her career as a pediatric dentist at the 25th Polyclinic in the neighbourhood of ‘Mladost’ – an experience that has been helping her deal with children’s dental problems throughout her whole career.

Dr. Marinova started her private practice in the neighbourhood of  ‘Mladost’ in 1997. Six years later, Dr. Marinova moved her practice to ‘Iztok’, where since then she has been welcoming people as patients and has been sending them home as friends – happily smiled friends.

Today’s world is developing at a rapid pace and dentistry is also part of this development. To keep up with the trends of modern dental medicine, Dr. Marinova constantly invests in the development of her knowledge in the fields of endodontics and aesthetic dentistry by attending a number of lectures and seminars. A testimony of the modernity and the innovativeness of the work approach of the clinic are the multiple appearances of Dr. Marinova in television programs as a specialist in various fields of dentistry.

Dr. Marinova

Education and certificates

    • 1987 – Graduated from the Faculty of Dental Medicine, Sofia
    • 1994 – Specialty ‘Polyvalent Dentistry’

Dr. Marinova constantly invests in gaining new knowledge in the fields of endodontics, aesthetics and restorative dental medicine by attending lectures and seminars led by renowned international speakers:

    • Jan Bergmans
    • Stephen Buchanan
    • Mouse
    • Joshua Moshonov
    • Gary Glassman
    • Dieti
    • Sergei Radlinsky and others
    • In 2011, Dr. Marinova received an invitation from GC to participate in a Composite Restoration and Aesthetics course in Leuven, Belgium
    • Dr. Marinova is a member of BES (Bulgarian Endodontic Society)

Meet the Team

The faces of Marinova Dental Clinic

Dr. Mihaela-Zhechkova

Dr. Mihaela Zhechkova


Dr. Mihaela Zhechkova joins Marinova Dental in 2020. She graduated from the Medical University of Sofia. She loves pediatric dentistry, periodontology and aesthetic dentistry. She approaches every dental case with enthusiasm and attention and she is waiting for you at Marinova Dental.

Dr. Denitsa Toneva


Dr. Toneva graduated as a doctor of dental medicine in 2020 at the Faculty of Dental Medicine at MU-Sofia. Always calm, she will make sure you feel in safe hands. She is interested in prosthetics and aesthetics - modern techniques for direct and indirect restorations, bruxism and preventive dentistry. In her spare time, she enjoys Latin dancing, choreography classes and healthy cooking.

Dr. Maria Batselova-Ivanova


Dr. Maria Batselova-Ivanova deals with orthodontics for children and adults. She is dedicated to achieving optimal results for her patients, treating each one with professionalism and care.

Dr. Evgeny Alexiev

Оral surgeon

Dr. Alexiev graduated with a degree in dentistry at the Medical University - Sofia with the Hippocratic Prize in 1999. He specialized in Oral Surgery in 2003. In 2010 he completed a master's degree in "Medicine" at MU-Sofia. In 2017 he acquired the specialty of Maxillofacial Surgery. In 2018 he defended a dissertation for the educational and scientific degree "Doctor".

He is the author of over 50 publications in Bulgarian and international medical journals, co-author of two monographs, author of one independent monograph.

Ichtiyan Hanyov

Dental assistant

Ichtiyan is a future dentist and current assistant at the clinic. He is the constant male presence at Marinova Dental - the man who will greet you with a smile and make sure you leave with one.

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