Our Staff

Smiles Peru’s interdisciplinary staff of English speaking dentists

English speaking dentist Lima, Peru

Dra. Pflucker, English speaking dentistDr. Pflucker is a top aesthetic and restorative English speaking dentist in Lima, Peru. Dra. Pflucker studied advanced cosmetic dentistry in Barcelona and practiced cosmetic dentistry in prestigious dental clinics in Barcelona and Bilbao. Dr. Pflucker is a specialist in partial and complete rehabilitations over implants. As the founder of Smiles Peru, she is dedicated to bringing the newest technologies and techniques to our Lima dental clinic. Dr. Pflucker is certified in Peru in Invisalign and Clear Aligner.

Dr. Pflucker is a recommended English speaking dentist by The American and Canadian Association of Peru (ACAP). Dr Pflucker is an active member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Denstitry, USA, as well as the Peruvian Association of Restorative Odontology and Biomaterials.

Dr. Pflucker is the recommended dentist of the JW Marriott and Miraflores Park Plaza hotels, where she is part of the staff of medical professionals.

Dr. TapiaDr. Lucio is a highly recognized oral surgeon and implantologist in Peru. He is a specialist in maxillo-facial surgery, dental implants, orthognathic surgery, and jaw and mouth reconstruction. He is the former director of the dental clinic and ex-director of the Implants and Maxillo-Facial Surgery Department of the Hospital Militar Central del Perú.

Dr. Lucio is currently a professor and director of postgraduate and doctorate students in dental implants and rehabilitation over dental implants of two of the most important universities of our country: the Universidad San Martín de Porres and Científica del Sur.


Dra. VertizDr. Vértiz has been a part of the dental staff for the Navy of Peru for ten years, which ensures broad clinical experience in patient care.

Dr. Vértiz completed graduate studies in endodontics, occlusion, and oral rehabilitation over dental implants at San Martin de Porres University, as well as advanced dental aesthetics courses at the University of São Paulo, Brazil.

Dr. Vértiz also completed graduate studies in Business Management in Health Services at the Peruvian Institute of Business Action, which helps ensure professional management of the various services we provide.


Dr. CuadraDr. Raul is a highly recognized orthodontist in Peru. He holds a BS in Dentistry from Frederico Villareal University in Lima. He completed graduate studies in Orthopedics and Orthodontics at the Peruvian Association of Maxillo Orthopedics, as well as studying Orthopedics and Orthodontics in Costa Rica.

Dr. Raul holds a Diploma of Education (DipEd) in Health Sciences from Enrique Guzman y Valle University in Lima, and earned his Master’s of Science in Estomatologia at Frederico Villareal University in Lima.

Dr. Raul was formerly the president of the Peruvian Association of Maxillar Orthopedics. He currently teaches certification courses in the School of Odontology of Peru and is a distinguished professor of postgraduate courses in orthodontics in Lima and the provinces.

Dr. Joselyn Lopez, English speaking dentistDr. López studied odontology at the prestigious Universidad de San Martín de Porres.  Dr. López has completed courses in oral rehabilitation, dental aesthetics, and dental whitening techniques in the Odontology College of Lima and the Odontology College of Peru.  Dr. López is certified in dental aesthetics by the Odontology College of Peru.

Dr. López participated for one year in the SERUMS rural dental health service in Piura Province, promoting community service oriented toward preventive care. Currently, Dr. López is studying Oral Rehabilitation at the Universidad Científica del Sur.


Smiles Peru Dental TourismMr. Kirby Warms
is a US citizen, resident in Peru. He is a partner in Smiles Peru and is available to assist Smiles Peru’s foreign and English-speaking clientele. Mr. Warms is a licensed attorney in the State of Kentucky, USA, and a former captain in the United States Marine Corps.