Keira was raised in the small town of Lovington, New Mexico. She moved to Albuquerque in 1988 where she began her career in dentistry. Keira graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene at the University of New Mexico. She quickly found a dental practice where she spent over two decades of her career as a dental hygienist. Throughout those 20 plus years, she mastered her skills by attending many continuing education classes, learning from experience, and being mentored by amazing colleagues and friends. Keira is certified in administering local anesthesia and the most recent laser technology.
Keira is passionate about forging lifelong and trustworthy relationships with her patients and coworkers. Building genuine relationships with her patients is vital in aiding them to make healthy choices for their dental and overall health. Keira brings experience and value to each preventative care appointment and will treat you like family.
She feels blessed to have the opportunity to work with Dr. Gallegos and his fun, as well as, incredible team. Keira looks forward to spending the rest of her career with Dr. Gallegos and his special patients. When Keira is not at the office, she enjoys camping, fishing, watching movies, creating in the kitchen, and spending time with her family, friends, and her two dogs.