Meet Our Team
Cedric Alvarez, DDS
Dentist: Dr. Alvarez attended the University of Notre Dame, where he graduated with his Bachelor’s Degree in Pre-professional Sciences in 2002. He then attended the Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, where he graduated with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2006. He has completed numerous continuing education courses in implants, orthodontics, sleep dentistry, and cosmetic dentistry to further his expertise. He and his wife Naomi have 2 children, Nia and Michael, and reside in northeast San Antonio.
Business Coordinator: Nina has been with Enhance Dental since 2015 after retiring from teaching from Judson ISD. She is married to Joe Garcia, and they have two adult children and four grandchildren.
Insurance and Front Desk: If you know Sonia you know she's always smiling and ready so have a good conversation with you! Sonia has four daughters, Mary, Daniella, Brittney and Bethany & two sons-in-law, Javier and Cody. She has been married to her husband, Anthony, for 28 years. Sonia loves her dogs, traveling, planning events, watching sports, and spending time with her family. Sonia has lived many places as a marine wife, but San Antonio is home!
Dental Hygienist: Jenn is a native of San Antonio, and has over 17 years of experience working in the dental field. She started working as a dental assistant for her childhood dentist and then took the leap to become a dental hygienist. She joined our practice in the summer of 2019. Jenn loves to motivate and help educate patients on their dental hygiene, while forming great relationships and building trust. Her gentle touch and caring nature make her an asset to our office. In her free time, she enjoys exploring her new area of New Braunfels with sidekick, Bella - her feisty 12 year old Yorkie.
Dental Hygienist: Valerie was born and raised in San Antonio, TX. She graduated from the UT Health Science Center with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. She takes pride in making every patient feel at ease throughout their dental treatments and therapies. She enjoys singing, watching medical drama shows, and discussing anything Harry Potter related.
Raquel Diaz Barriga
Dental Assistant: Raquel was born in Mexico City, and attended UNITEC University, where she graduated with her doctorate degree in dentistry. She has lived in San Antonio for 16 years, and has been working as a dental assistant for the last 14 years. She enjoys taking care of her patients, and loves working in the dental field.
Dental Assistant: Alma has been a registered dental assistant since 2014. She enjoys bike riding, and crafting with mixed media.