About Cristian Pavel

Cristian Pavel

  • Yoga
To put it simply, Cristian loves moving and laughing. He's a dentist, yoga instructor, and life coach. He enjoys hiking, cycling, boxing, yoga, and acroyoga. He discovered yoga after it helped him recover from a boxing injury, and was instantly hooked. He completed his 200-hour teacher training in 2017, and now leads dental retreats alongside his fiancé. Follow their journey on Instagram: @thedentalyogis!

Q: What’s your favorite “secret” Chicago retreat?

South Lake Shore Drive trial right by Hyde Park. There's a hidden little rock pier under a large Oak tree with my favorite view of the city.

Q: What is one fact that people would be surprised to learn about you?

English is my second language.

Q: What is your spirit animal?

A monkey!

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