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Welcome to Mesilla Valley Family Dentistry

serving Las Cruces and surrounding

Trusting a team to take care of your family’s dental needs isn’t an easy task. As you search for a family dentist you want someone who will care for your needs like they would their own. Dr. Borham and the rest of our amazing team at Mesilla Valley Family Dentistry are committed to treating patients like family.

We cater to a diverse range of patients, including those who aren’t the biggest fans of going to the dentist. We strive to create a welcoming atmosphere. So whether you’re here for a cleaning, teeth whitening, or implants you can rest assured your needs will be met and you’ll feel at ease. Friendly, gentle care that makes even the most nervous patient relaxed, is what you’ll find at our office.

Dr. Borham is an experienced dentist who along with his team seeks to create a safe environment where patients can get the best dental care possible. Located in Las Cruces, we’re conveniently situated and easy to get to. Our mission is to make dental care easily accessible to our community. That’s why we take a variety of insurances and offer a two visit new patient
special that is affordable for those who might not have insurance. Learn more about how you can schedule your appointment online, discover our services, and find out answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

Meet The Team

TERI TINGEN

Office Manager

Teri has over 20 years of experience in the dental field. Her exceptional performance and dedication makes her a vital member of Mesilla Valley Family Dentistry. As an office manager, Teri oversees the business side of the practice. She also ensures that each patient fully understands their dental care procedures and options. Teri started her dental career as a dental assistant – acquiring expertise in dentistry’s sub fields such as dental radiology, periodontal surgery, as well as patient scheduling, and dental financial and treatment coordination. Teri has BLS Certification for healthcare providers. She has undergone training with the Center for Dental Medicine and the Life Line Screening, successfully completing the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation training.

In her free time, Teri likes giving back to her community by volunteering for the NM Missions of Mercy.

SHEYLA HERRERA

Scheduling Coordinator

Sheyla is new to our team at Mesilla Valley Family Dentistry. She recently moved to Las Cruces from Albuquerque and is excited to be back working in dentistry. A graduate of the University of New Mexico and a work career involving years of customer service experience, Sheyla loves to help others and provide exceptional care to all. She enjoys meeting new people and looks forward to building relationships with not only her work family but with our patients as well. She is eager to expand her knowledge in dentistry and learn more from our wonderful team. Sheyla is newly married and enjoys concerts, traveling and anything to do with the outdoors. She will be greeting you with a warm smile everytime you visit us!

KATIE NICOLAUS

Registered Dental Hygienist

Katie is our wonderful registered dental hygienist. She has been working at Mesilla Valley Family Dentistry for seven years. Katie is certified in BLS , administration of local anesthetic and laser therapy in dentistry. She has specialized training in dental implants and sedation dentistry. She loves meeting new patients and educating them about their oral health. Her compassion and care put the most apprehensive patients at ease. She also values her “dental family”, feeling that her fellow team members are the best at striving for excellence.

Katie has been a part of the local dental hygiene society and also the American dental hygiene Association. She has participated in charity events such as New Mexico mission of mercy which helps under served populations receive treatment. Katie grew up in the military and has lived all over the US as well as Germany. She has been a resident of Las Cruces for over seven years. Her free time is spent with her husband, two children, and three dogs. Katie enjoys getting to know her patients and using her skills to provide excellent treatment.

GUSTAVO PONCE

Dental Assistant

 

Gus completed his dental assisting training at Doña Ana Community College in 2011. He is currently licensed by the New Mexico Board of Dental Healthcare in Las Cruces dental radiography. Gus is a member of the Association of Dental Implant Auxiliaries and is recognized as a certified implant auxiliary member. On top of that, he has fulfilled the dental assistant sedation and review course. Gus is committed to excellent patient care. He enjoys meeting new patients and the ones we have seen for years have become like family to him. Gus is married and has two children who he loves to play soccer with. He has been a resident of Anthony, NM for over 20 years.

JESSICA GOMEZ-DIAZ

Dental Assistant

Jessica has been with Mesilla Valley Family Dentistry for 1 year. She is certified by the dental assistant’s National Board in both radiology and infection control. Jessica is currently licensed by the New Mexico board of dental health care. She is also CPR certified.

Jessica was drawn to dentistry from an early age and really enjoys providing dental care for all patients. She continues to expand her dental knowledge and infuses the office with her happy attitude and friendly manner. Jessica was born and raised here in Las Cruces. She has been married for 13 years and has three beautiful daughters. Jessica strives to give her best every day to every patient.