Dr. Gilberto Galvez

Dr. Gilberto Galvez

D.D.S. M.S. C.M.E. A.A.E – Clinical Director at Smile MakeOver Playa


We are a group of Internationally trained Dental Specialists in Playa del Carmen Mexico, utilizing the latest technologies in dentistry (3-D Imaging, Laser Dentistry, Digital Dentistry, CAD/CAM Restorations) and providing Quality Dentistry at around 70 % savings compared to U.S.A. or Canada.


A group of highly skilled perfectionists, a team that has only one purpose and that is to “CREATING NEW SMILES”.

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  • Gilberto Galvez D.D.S. M.S. C.M.E A.A.E
  • Skills: Endodontist (Root Canal Specialist)
  • Dental Licensure:
  • 2010 / La Salle Bajio University Dental License
  • 2006 / Mexico Dental License
  • Languages: English / Spanish
  • Contact: galvezendodontics@hotmail.com



Dentist in playa del carmen

Our clinical director Dr. Gilberto Galvez is a U.S. Board Certified Dentist.

After graduating from Dental School in Mexico in 2006, Dr. Galvez decided to follow his true passion, and in 2010 he graduated from the American Board Approved University of La Salle Bajio,in the city of Leon, from the Endodontic Posgraduate Program.

Dr. Galvez has completed the rigorous board-certification process to become Certified by the “Consejo Mexicano de Endodoncia” in 2010. This is a distinction achieved by only 20% of all practicing endodontist. He is a member of the Mexican Endodontic Association and as well as a the member of the American Association Of Endodontists (AAE).

Dedicated Exclusively to the field of Endodontics since then. He has gained lots of expertise and ability from an extensive private practice, with more than 7 thousand root canals, retreatments and surgeries done to date, and in the last 4 years Microscopic Enhanced Endodontics and Microphotography has been his new passions.

He is a dedicated person that strives for excellence and changing the general idea that root canals are painful and don’t work on the long term. Dr. Galvez has been working with patients traveling to Cancun and Playa del Carmen in search of dental care since 2010. He is fluent in English and understands fully the needs of the traveling patient. You can follow him on his popular Instagram @drgilbertogalvez or Facebook account www.facebook.com/endodoncistacancun, where he has been sharing his work and cases to the dental community.

Besides dentistry Dr. Galvez also treasures the most the time he can spend with his wife and babies. Going to the beach, listening to music and playing tennis are his most enjoyable activities.

Educational History:

Year Place Degree Status
2008-10 La Salle Bajio University  M.S Endodontics
2000-6 UMSNH University  D.D.S. Doctor in Dental Surgery / Mexico



Year Association Place
2010 Certified CME (Mexican Endodontic Council)
2010 Member AAE (American Association of Endodontists)

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