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  • Dr.
    Alejandro T. Martinez

    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.

  • Dr.
    Ruth M. Echavarria-Guel

    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.

  • Jessica Garcia
    Office Manager

    Jessica Garcia graduated from Pharr-San Juan-Alamo High School and 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 Doctor Hospital at Renaissance and Arevalo Chiropractic. Jessica has worked in the Chiropractic Field for 11 years.

  • 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.

  • Brittany Gomez
    Medical Assistant

    Brittany Gomez, I am a certified Medical Assistant. I graduated from The College of Healthcare Professions in November of 2017. I’m from Edinburg, TX and my favorite thing to do is listen to music. When I’m not at work I prefer to spend my time at the gym. I’m a nice and caring person that loves helping people.

  • Jose Palacios
    Massage Therapist

    I am Jose Palacios, I’m 19 years old and soon to be a father. I recently graduated from South Texas Vo-Tech in the Massage Therapy program. I currently work at Doctor’s Choice Rehab as a Massage Therapist and I also assist Gilbert in our active and passive therapy. I plan on going back to school and working my way up to a Physical Therapist.

  • Natividad Morales Jr.
    Compliance Manager

    My name is Natividad Morales Jr., was born in McAllen, TX. I attended Kaplan College 2015 and graduated as a Medical Assistant December of 2015. While going to school I was hired part time at Doctor’s Choice Rehab and have been working here ever since. Here I’ve held multiple positions from working the front desk, to therapy assistant, to even being first line technical support. Prior to working at Doctor’s Choice Rehab, I worked at a Worker’s Compensation clinic. At this clinic I started part time making call back calls for patient with missed appointments. In less than a month I was moved to front desk, the administered DOT physical and drug screens. I also assisted with physical therapy as well as vitalizing patients in the medical department. I also worked as a muscle test technician for a company from Kyle TX, were I got to work at several clinics from Brownsville area all the way to Roma. For this company I administered muscle test on post and pre-op patients, to determine how well their therapy was working or if the doctors needed to determine different options for the patients. Thank You for choosing Doctor’s Choice and welcome to the family.


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  • "I was in a bad car accident and I had pain all through my body and would interfered with work and personal life, I went to see Dr. Martinez and I am feeling and doing much better. Dr. Martinez and staff are great and help a lot."
    Mariah C.

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