Department of Periodontics
3302 Gaston Ave
Dallas, TX 75246
Dr. Rivera-Hidalgo is a Professor with tenure and Research Director in the Department of Periodontics. He received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Puerto Rico, School of Dentistry. He received his Master of Science in Oral Biology from George Washington University in Washington D.C., a Certificate in Advanced Theory and Science of Dental Practice from the U.S. Army Institute of Dental Research in Washington D.C., and his Certificate in Periodontics from the Letterman Army Medical Center in San Francisco, California. He is a fellow of the International College of Dentists, founding member and first president of the Hispanic Dental Association.
Dr. Rivera-Hidalgo has published over 30 referred articles, over a hundred abstracts, chapters, books, and non-referred articles. He has received many research grants internal and external.