Dr. Irelsy Rivera is a board-certified maxillofacial and facial cosmetic surgeon who possesses a profound passion for helping patients achieve their aesthetic goals. Fluent in both Spanish and English, Dr. Rivera’s roots in Puerto Rico have enriched her with a vibrant cultural understanding and an innate ability to connect with diverse patients. She obtained her DMD degree and pursued rigorous oral and maxillofacial surgery training at the University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus. Recognizing her profound fascination with facial cosmetic and reconstructive procedures, she embarked on an international facial cosmetic surgery fellowship in Mexico, training under the guidance of a renowned surgeon.
Dr. Rivera’s dedication to mastering the latest advancements in her field has led her to remarkable opportunities around the world. As an international speaker, she has shared her expertise in Brazil. Additionally, she improved her skills in advanced rhinoplasty techniques during a prestigious fellowship in Istanbul, Turkey, further elevating her ability to deliver exceptional results to her valued patients.
Certified by the esteemed American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr. Rivera possesses a comprehensive skill set encompassing dentoalveolar surgery, anesthesia, facial trauma, head and neck pathology, and facial cosmetic surgery. Dr. Rivera prioritizes functional outcomes and a natural appearance, recognizing the unique characteristics of each patient. Her ultimate goal is to achieve facial harmony and balance, ensuring that her patients feel confident and satisfied with their results.
Dr. Rivera takes pride in offering a wide array of procedures to meet the individual needs of her patients. From bone graft reconstruction and implant placement to sinus lifts, extractions, and IV anesthesia, she strives to maximize patient comfort and create an environment of utmost care and compassion.