Dr. Sevely was born and raised in Los Altos, California. He is married and has two sons. He attended St. Francis High School and Foothill College and received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biochemistry and Cell Biology from the University of California, San Diego.

Dr. Sevely received his Doctorate in Dentistry from the UCLA School of Dentistry and has been practicing in Sunnyvale since 1991. He is a member of the Santa Clara County Dental Association, California Dental Association and the American Dental Association.

He has received advanced training in cosmetic and implant dentistry and has placed over 25,000 porcelain restorations and is one of Invisalign top providers in Sunnyvale.