San Lucas Dental Center

At your service the Most qualified Professionals

 

Our Dentists

At the San Lucas Dental Center (SLDC) we have the most qualified staff to meet your needs.

DRA. GEORGINA FONSECA

DDS,Graduated from the University of San Carlos, Guatemala,1988. She brings to the table 28 years of experience in the field of dentistry .
It is Dr Fonseca’s hard work and great efforts aimed at addressing the dental health concerns for the population of Sacatepequez and surrounding areas, focusing in a wide array of areas and specialties from very young children to the very elderly, that has transformed SLDC, into one of the leading Clinics in the region.
Dr Fonseca currently focuses her energies in the Administration and General Management of San Lucas Dental Center( SLDC) as well as servicing patients in Orthodontic Geriatrics.

Dr Fonseca has completed several courses in her extensive career such as: Esthetic Dentistry, Endodontics and Implants.
Courses and Conferences:
– 8th Dental Aesthetics Seminar. Dr. Cristian Higashi. Guatemala. 2011
– 7th International Congress of Endodontics. Dr. Werner Florian, Dr. Carlos Spironelli. Guatemala. 2011
– New techniques for handling, finishing and polishing composites. Roberto Ardila Simpson, Latin American Manager, KerrHawe and Spofa Dental. Guatemala. 2012
– 10th Dental Aesthetics Seminar and Implants. Dr. José Carlos Martins Da Rosa, Dr. Carlos Vélez García. Guatemala. 2013
– Basic Life Support BLS for Healthcare Providers. Dr. Alfredo Menegazzo Herrera. Guatemalan Heart League. Guatemala. 2014.
– 24th. International Symposium on Ceramics Presented by Quintessence Publishing Co. Inc. In Hollywood, Ca. 2014.

DRA. CECILIA CABRERA

Mariano Gálvez University of Guatemala. 2,016. He has several courses in his professional history, including: Aesthetic Dentistry, Endodontics and Implants.

Courses and congresses:

– 8th Dental Aesthetics Seminar. Dr. Cristian Higashi. Guatemala. 2011

– VII International Congress of Endodontics. Dr. Werner Florian, Dr. Carlos Spironelli. Guatemala. 2011

– New techniques for handling, finishing and polishing composites. Roberto Ardila Simpson, Latin American Manager, KerrHawe and Spofa Dental. Guatemala. 2012

– 10 Dental Aesthetic Seminar and Implants. Dr. José Carlos Martins Da Rosa, Dr. Carlos Vélez García. Guatemala. 2013

– Basic Life Support BLS for Healthcare Providers Course. Dr. Alfredo Menegazzo Herrera. Guatemalan Heart League. Guatemala. 2014.

– 24th. International Symposium on Ceramics Presented by Quintessence Publishing Co. Inc. In Hollywood, Ca. 2014.

DRA. CLAUDIA RODAS

Masters in Pediatric Dentistry, University of Barcelona, Spain. 2012
DDS, University of San Carlos, Guatemala,2007
Dr Rodas is currently the lead Pediatric Dentist at SLDC and heads the surgery center.
Dr Rodas is also one of the specialists in Stomatology( Oral Medecine), at Roosevelt hospital, one of Guatemala’s leading General Hospitals.
Member of the Odontopediatrists group of the National Pediatric Oncology Unit.
Courses and congresses:
-Latin American Congress of Odontology for Babies, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, 2016.
– Inhalation Sedation in Odontology and Basic Life Support. Madrid Spain. 2013.
– II Course of Hospital Pediatric Dentistry. Barcelona, Spain. 2012
– Oral Respiratory Syndrome. A clinical view of breastfeeding. Barcelona, Spain, 2011.

DRA. BETZY PORTILLO

Executive Master’s Degree in Business Administration,UNIS BUSINESS SCHOOL, Guatemala. 2014.
Postgraduate Executive Degree in Business Administration, UNIS BUSINESS SCHOOL, Guatemala. 2013.
Specialist in Orthodontics and Maxillofacial Orthopedics, College of Dentistry, USAC,
Guatemala. 2011.
DDS, University of San Carlos, Guatemala. 2008.
Private clinical practice in: Orthodontics and Maxillofacial Orthopedics.
Adjunct Clinical Professor Postgraduate of Orthodontics and Maxillofacial Orthopedics, University of
San Carlos, Guatemala. 2016
Interim Professor for Removable Partial Dentures and Dental Materials course,
Restorative, College of Dentistry, University of San Carlos, Guatemala. 2,015.
Member of the Orthodontist Association of Guatemala (AOG).
Courses and congresses:
– Specialty in Educational Innovation, Training System of the
University Professor, DDA USAC and College of Dentistry. 2011,
– 110th Annual Session American Association of Orthodontists, Washington DC.
U.S. 2010
– 15th Congress, Federation of Orthodontics Associations of Central America
(FAOCA) Roatán, Honduras. 2009.

DR. SEBASTIÁN RODRÍGUEZ

Postgraduate degree in the Diagnosis, placement and rehabilitation of implants with CAD CAM Technology, Autonomous University of Mexico. 2012-2013
Masters in Prosthetics and ATM, International University of Catalonia, Spain. 2
DDS, University of San Carlos de Guatemala. 1999.
Courses received in:
Germany, Italy, Spain, China, Malaysia, Brazil, USA, Mexico, Guatemala, El Salvador, Costa Rica.
Founder of the Dental Association of National Odontology Research and Studies, Guatemala.
Founder and Treasurer of the Odontological Museum and Botanical Garden, Guatemala. Member of the Spanish Charitable Association, Guatemala.

DR. LUIS CALLEJAS

Master’s Degree in University Education. University of the Isthmus,2015
Specialty in Periodontics,University of Chile, Santiago de Chile, 2011
DDS. University of San Carlos, Guatemala, 2006.
Professor of Clinical I,II and IV in Periodontics, college of Dentistry Mariano Gálvez University. October 2012 to June 2015.
Professor of the Endo-Periodontal relations course Endodontics post the Postgraduate Course at the University of San Carlos de Guatemala. 2012 to date.

DR. HÉCTOR TORRES

Oral Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Roosevelt Hospital, San Carlos University of Guatemala.
2011.
DDS, University of San Carlos de Guatemala. 2007.
Courses and Conferences:
– Oral II and Maxillofacial Surgery Symposium, Roosevelt Hospital and San Carlos University
University, Guatemala, 2010
– Clinical Pathology and Third Molar Surgery and Orofacial Pain Management.
2009
– Osteosynthesis Association Course, Principles of Osteosynthesis of Maxillofacial Surgery,
Mexico. 2009.

DRA. IVY ECHEVERRIA

Specialty in Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of San Carlos Guatemala 2009
DDS, School of Dentistry, University of El Salvador,1997
More than 7 years experience as a specialist in Endodontics,
Dr Echeverría has her own private practice and contracts as well with several other colleagues.
Courses and Conferences:
– Seminar on “Radicular Reabsorption: The Hidden and Silent Pathology”.
Guatemala, 2008
– Ibero-American Congress of Dentistry organized by the
International University of Catalonia and the San Carlos University, Guatemala.
Guatemala, 2008
– International Congress “Focusing Current Criteria”. Guatemala, 2009.
– Seminar: “Current concepts in Endodontics”. Guatemala, 2009.
– 5th International Endodontics Seminar Held by Dr. Benjamín Briseño
Marroquin, Phd. Guatemala, 2009.

DRA. ESTEFANIE DE LEÓN

Masters in Endodontics, University of San Carlos, Guatemala 2013.
DDS, Mariano Gálvez University,Guatemala 2010.
Private practice in: Endodontics and General Dentistry.
Professor and instructor at the School of Dentistry, Mariano Galvez University,
Guatemala at its headquarters, Cobán Alta Verapaz, Guatemala ,2014.
Dr De Leon treated patients who attended the Medical Day of the Army of
United States, Mission “Continuing Promise 2010” in Puerto Barrio, Izabal, as well as also, Mission ¨Continuing Promise 2011¨ in Puerto San José, Escuintla.
Active member of the Academy of Endodontics of Guatemala.
Courses and Seminars:
XI International Congress of Endodontics, August 2016.
12th Annual International Symposium of Endodontics, University of Southern California.
Los Angeles California, November 2013.

Centro Dental San Lucas

Centro Dental San Lucas
Centro Comercial Plaza San Lucas,
2do Nivel. Km29.9 Carretera Interamericana San Lucas Sacatepéquez.
Teléfono: (502) 7830-1573 / (502) 4063-5851 / (502) 4005-3818
Llamadas internacionales de Estados Unidos y Canadá : 1-323-230-6458
Email: info@centrodentalsanlucas.com