Dr. Octavio Oliva
A native of Matanzas, Cuba, Dr. Oliva moved with his family to Florida when he was 16 years old. There, he completed high school as well as his undergraduate education. After receiving a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, summa cum laude, from Florida International University, Dr. Oliva attended the University of Alabama School of Dentistry in Birmingham, AL.
Dr. Oliva received his D.M.D. in 2017 and went on to complete the prestigious Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center – San Antonio. During his residency, Dr. Oliva focused on significant restorative cases, dental implants, IV sedation, and third molar extractions.
Dr. Oliva is passionate about dental technology and leveraging the latest innovations in the dental field to serve the needs of his patients. A firm believer that learning is a lifelong commitment, Dr. Oliva regularly attends continuing education courses and seminars, completing more than 100 CE hours each year. Dr. Oliva is also a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, and the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology.
In his spare time, Dr. Oliva enjoys reading, running, and hiking.