Dr. Diego Rivas loves the art and science of cosmetic and general dentistry, and seeing his patients’ smiles being refined and their self-esteem drastically improving throughout their treatment. He believes that all his patients deserve a beautiful smile that lasts for a lifetime, and he is passionate about creating that smile for each patient he meets.
Through the challenges that each new case presents, Dr. Rivas is continually excited by the field of dentistry. He considers each patient to be a partner with him in the process of creating their new smile and is never completely satisfied until he sees a happy, confident patient leave the office.
Training and Expertise
Dr. Rivas completed his formal education at New York University College of Dentistry and Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra in the Dominican Republic. As your dental health professional, he understands the importance of patient confidence in the care he provides. Dr. Rivas is committed to continual education and learning to give patients the best possible service and results. He attends dental lectures, meetings, and conventions to stay informed of new techniques, the latest products, and the newest equipment that a modern dental office can utilize to provide state-of-the-art dental care. Dr. Rivas is also an active member of the San Antonio Study Club and the University of Texas San Antonio.
Outside the Office
A native of the Dominican Republic, Dr. Rivas currently resides in San Antonio with his wife and two adorable children. When he is not in the office attending to patients, Dr. Rivas loves spending time with his family and friends, cooking, fishing and biking. He is also a passionate baseball fan!