Dr. Melissa Ivers


Dr. Melissa Ivers, DMD, MBA, is a distinguished professional in the realm of dental medicine and healthcare leadership. Her journey began with a Doctorate in Dental Medicine from the University of Pennsylvania, followed by an MBA from the University of New Mexico, solidifying her foundation in both clinical expertise and organizational leadership.

Dr. Ivers’ career epitomizes a dedication to pioneering patient care, education, and innovative healthcare strategies. Her profound commitment to excellence has garnered recognition as a top-tier dental professional in Albuquerque.

Dr. Ivers’ multifaceted roles as a program director, educator, and advocate for progressive dental practices reflect her passion for advancing the standards of dental care and medical leadership. Through her extensive experience, achievements, and contributions to the field, Dr. Ivers continues to shape the future of dental medicine, inspiring and impacting both colleagues and patients alike.

Professional Credentials


  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) with honors, specializing in finance and accounting with organizational behavior training, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

Practice History

  • Associate Professor in Dental Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center
  • Program Director, Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency Program
  • Director of Faculty Practice, Division of Dental Services, Department of Dental Medicine
  • Associate Residency Director, Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency Program
  • Deputy Chief, Division of Dental Services
  • Lead Dentist at Emergency Dental Care USA
  • Intern at Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program, Children’s Hospital Colorado
  • Associate Dentist at various dental practices including Rio Rancho Modern Dental and Quintana Dental Practice

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