Meet the Dentists

Dr. Melissa Rivera

Dr. Melissa Rivera was born and raised in the Rio Grande Valley and has two children, Diego and Sarah. She received her bachelor’s degree from The University of Texas – Pan American in Edinburg, Texas. After graduation she continued her education at Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Rivera served many terms on the board of the Rio Grande Valley Academy of General Dentistry. She is a member of the AGD, TDA and ADA.

Dr. Rivera was nominated for the Texas New Dentist of the Year in 2009 and was chosen as The Monitor’s Reader’s Choice Award for favorite dentist in 2015.

Dr. Claudia Rivera

Dr. Claudia Rivera was born and raised in McAllen, Texas. She attended McAllen Memorial High School and the University of Texas – Pan American. She received her academic degree of doctor of dental surgery from University of Texas Health Science Center – San Antonio. Dr. Claudia Rivera is a member of the Dentists Who Care organization and frequently donates her time on their mobile dental unit to serve the children of The Valley.

Contact Information

4500 N. Raul Longoria Road
San Juan, TX 78589

Phone: 956-787-9866
Fax: 956-787-8588

Payment Options
Business Hours


  • 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • 2 p.m.-5 p.m.

Friday, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.