Dr. Jeffrey Alvarado
Dr. Alvarado was born in San Antonio, Texas. He completed his graduate study at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, receiving his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Beginning his practice in 2001, Dr. Alvarado and the Lakes Family Dental have continued his tradition of dental excellence by proudly serving the greater McAllen area since July of 2001. Dr. Alvarado is a Top Six Month Smile Provider, Certified with the Engle Institute for dental Implants, and holds a certificate for Academy in Sports Dentistry. He is also listed on America's Guide for Top Dentist, and is an open care choice winner for best dentist.
Dr. Alvarado is also very passionate about both youth and community organization; he currently serves as the team dentist for the RGV Killer Bees. Dr.Alvarado has also donated custom athletic mouth guards for the football programs of the following valley high schools; Mcallen Memorial, Nikki Rowe, PSJA North, Edinburg Bobcats, Robert Vela H.S, Economedes H.S, Sharyland, Palmview and Juarez-Lincoln. He resides in McAllen, Texas and has two sons Ryan and Andrew.
Dr. Gregorio Salinas
Dr. Gregorio Salinas was born in Nuevo Laredo and raised in Monterrey, Mexico. He finished his dental training at The Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon in 2001. He moved to Puerto Rico where he trained at The University of Puerto Rico Graduate Prosthodontics Program in 2004. Dr. Salinas stayed for 10yrs as a faculty member to teach and train dental students in all aspects of Prosthodontics. In 2007 he received “Outstanding Resident” and class of 2010 “Faculty of the year.”
Dr. Salinas interests and hobbies include spending time at the beach and rock climbing. He moved to the Rio Grande Valley with his wife and daughter to share his experience and knowledge of the many services he can provide with the community.