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About Us- This is a little bit about our office family.

Dr. Ruth Echavarria, D.C. about us

Dr. Ruth Echavarria, D.C.

Doctor- I am, Dr. Ruth M. Echavarria-Guel, originally from the Rio Grande Valley and a McAllen High School graduate. I have been a Chiropractor for 15 years in the entire valley from Brownsville to Rio Grande City. I have acquired much knowledge in treating the worker’s compensation, personal injury and all types of rehabilitation and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries. I do practice a variety of chiropractic techniques to best treat each individual injury. I enjoy seeing the improvement in our patients and with greater and faster recovery.

 

About Us- Jessica Garcia

Office Manager Jessica Garcia

Office Manager- Jessica Garcia was born in Edinburg, TX to Jubenal Garcia Sr. and Rosemarie Garcia on August 7, 1978. She received her high school diploma in 1996 from Pharr-San Juan-Alamo High School. In 1999 Jessica married her husband Andrew Rocky Ramirez and they had their first child Matthew Ray Ramirez. In 2001 Jessica and Andrew had their 2nd child Myles Riddick Ramirez. In 2006 Jessica attended Valley Grande Institute in Weslaco, TX where she received her certificate as a Wound Care Technician and Physical Therapy Technician in 2007. Jessica completed her inter hours at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance and Arevalo Chiropractic. Jessica has worked in the Chiropractic field for 7yrs. Jessica has also completed her Crime Victim Assistance Training courses and has received her certificate.

About Us- Gilbert Villarreal, Jr.

Rehab Manager Gilbert Villarreal, Jr.

Rehab Manager- My name is Gilbert Villarreal Jr. I’ve been doing physical rehabilitation for over 30yrs. I’ve worked with physical therapist, occupational therapist, speech therapist and chiropractors. I have many years of experience in helping patients with muscular skeletal injuries, which I’ve learned working with multiple Doctors of Chiropractic and physical therapist. With all this knowledge I believe I am capable of assisting a patient in getting better with strengthening and conditioning, therapy to decrease pain and improve mobility. I believe in doing the best I can in helping the patient get better.

 

 

About Us- Melissa Roman

Rehab Tech Melissa Roman

Rehab Tech- Melissa Roman graduated from McAllen High School in 2013. Since her younger years she has always had a passion for helping those in need. When she realized how well and how much she enjoyed giving massages she decided that she would become a massage therapist. Melissa is trained in Rehabilitation, and Sport Injuries. She is now on her way to becoming a licensed massage therapist, and will continue her studies in this work field.

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Dr. Alejandro T. Martinez, D.C.

Dr. Alejandro T. Martinez was born in McAllen TX. He attended college at the University of Texas at Austin. He completed his professional degree at Texas Chiropractic College in Houston, Texas. He also earned a doctorate as a Doctor of Chiropractic in 2004. Furthering his education he completed his sports therapy and rehabilitation training at TCC. He then studied in pain management and was certified in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Dr. Martinez has owned and operated more than three clinics in the RGV area. Meanwhile he completes continued education every year and strives to excel. Dr. Martinez serves as a designated doctor and is able to perform disability examinations. He also holds certifications in Kinesio Taping, Physiotherapy, Electrodiagnostics for NCV/EMG’s, and acupuncture. He is a member of PowerPlay in Sports, SACA, ACA, TCA and AAET. His goals are to give the best possible treatment to his patients and get them back to optimal health. Dr. Martinez performs physical therapy and sports rehabilitation to many local high school and local semi-professional teams. He is very compassionate and provides his patients with the most comprehensive care available. Dr. Martinez is now a certified NRCME and can do DOT testing in office.