Meet Dr. Galvan
Dr. Luis Galvan has dedicated his life to the field of dentistry. Born in the bustling heart of Mexico City, dentistry was more than just a career choice for him; it was a family tradition. Both of his parents were esteemed dentists, and it seemed almost inevitable that he would follow in their footsteps.
Dr. Galvan's educational journey began at UniTec University, where he pursued his passion for dentistry with unwavering dedication. His commitment to excellence and the pursuit of knowledge allowed him to graduate at the top of his class, a testament to his innate talent and hard work.
After completing his undergraduate studies, Dr. G's thirst for knowledge led him to an Advanced General Practice Residency program in San Antonio. The experience and expertise he gained during this period would become the foundation for his remarkable career in dentistry.
Upon returning to his beloved Mexico City in 1994, Dr. Galvan wasted no time in establishing his practice. His clinical acumen and dedication to his craft quickly earned him recognition and respect in the dental community. As an indication of his commitment to education, he was appointed to the faculty of UniTec Dental School early in his dental career, where he could pass on his knowledge to the next generation of aspiring dentists.
Dr. Galvan is a clinician with a wide array of interests, and his passion for innovation led him to expand his practice to three different locations. Additionally, he established a commercial dental laboratory, showcasing his entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to providing top-notch dental services. His expertise in the field of dental implants is particularly noteworthy, as he has placed over 10,000 implants, becoming a recognized authority in this area.
Beyond his professional accomplishments, Dr. Galvan is a devoted family man. He shares his life with a loving wife and is a proud father of a son and two daughters, cherishing the time spent with his family. His incredible success is not a solo journey but a result of the hard work and dedication of his exceptional staff, whom he regards with immense pride.
Dr. Luis Galvan's story is one of unwavering commitment, a passion for dentistry, and a genuine love for his family. He stands as a shining example of how a deep-rooted legacy and a relentless pursuit of excellence can lead to remarkable achievements in the world of dentistry.
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In 2006, he decided to move to the United States, where he completed his second professional dental program and was licensed again as a dentist at the San Antonio Dental School, graduating with honors and at the top of his class in 2008.
Dr. Galvan continued his education in sedation dentistry, cosmetics, implant dentistry, bone grafts, and orthodontics. Today, he is an accomplished dental clinician with a dental skillset matched by few other clinicians.
He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, ICOI, ADA, ADM, AGD, Academy of Osseointegration, the San Antonio Dental Society, and Durango Hospital, to name a few organizations.
Throughout the years, he has received the Predoctoral Achievement Award, BW Implant Company Award and the prestigious “25 Best Implantologists of Mexico” Award.
Dr. Galvan is fluent in Spanish, English, and French. He enjoys scuba diving, karate, and rowing, and loves traveling with his family. He is officially a licensed pilot.
As a clinician, he is caring and patient, and believes that everyone deserves a beautiful smile!