About Us

Recover your mobility in our certified orthopedic center.

Our history

For over 50 years, the Rio Grande Valley Orthopedic Center’s mission has been to make the RGV and South Texas a stronger and healthier place. Since 1968, Dr. Ruben Pechero has been a pioneer in the field of orthopedics and orthopedic surgery. Following the strides of his father, Dr. Guillermo Pechero has 22 years of experience bringing the most advanced orthopedic treatments and procedures to South Texas.

1958

Dr. Ruben Pechero graduates from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina.

1968

Dr. Ruben Pechero completes his residency program in orthopedics at the University of Kansas and moves to Texas.

1970

Dr. Ruben Pechero becomes board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

1997

Dr. Guillermo Pechero joins RGVO as an Orthopedic Surgeon.

2000

Dr. Guillermo Pechero becomes board certified
by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (and later recertified in 2010).

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Our Mission

RGVO's mission is to help patients live healthier lives, free from limitations. We provide advanced orthopedic care, minimally invasive surgery, and comprehensive physical therapy for a complete recovery and long-term mobility.

What make us Unique?

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Night clinic for after-hours treatment

medical-equipment

Fully equipped center with surgeons trained for exceptional patient care

expertise

Expertise in sports and joint injuries

excellence

Over 50 years of medical excellence

Our Team

Dr. Guillermo R. Pechero

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery since 2000 and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.

David Madrigal FNP-C

Family Nurse Practitioner
We strive to optimize patients' musculoskeletal health and function fully.

Dr. Gideao Rodrigues

Coming soon...

Fergus E. Dowling

Licensed Physical Therapist
Since 2001, he has served as the Director of Rehabilitation at RGVO.

Take the first step towards reclaiming your mobility today.

Contact Us

McAllen, TX

1005 E. Nolana Avenue, McAllen, Texas 78504

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Phone

956-686-6510

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Rio Grande, TX

5326 Hwy 83 Suite #2, Rio Grande City, Texas 78582

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Phone

956-686-6510

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