Dr. Awilda Luciano

Awilda Michelle Luciano, MD, FACR

Rheumatologist in Denton and Irving, Texas

Dr. Awilda Luciano


Born in the vibrant city of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Dr Luciano graduated Magna Cum Laude with a bachelor's degree in sciences follow by a medical degree at the University of Puerto Rico, School of Medicine. During her formative years, Dr. Luciano completed a year-long internship in Family Medicine and earned a degree as a specialist in Internal Medicine. Her desire to make a global impact drove her to collaborate with the renowned Dr. Patch Adams as a volunteer on a mission to Cuba. Here, they visited medical facilities caring for the Chernobyl children, victims of radiation exposure, leaving an indelible mark on her medical journey.
Dr. Luciano made a life-changing decision to leave her home and pursue a career in rheumatology at UTSW in Dallas, Texas. This move opened doors for her to contribute significantly to rheumatology clinical research and the development of rheumatology registries, paving the way for advancements in the field.

For the past 16 years, Dr. Luciano has been a cornerstone of the rheumatology community in Denton, Texas, where her expertise and compassionate care have positively impacted countless patients. Beyond her thriving medical career, she finds joy in her family life, sharing adventures with her husband and children. Together, they explore the world through travel, find serenity in hiking, and nurture the earth with their shared love for gardening.

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Dr. Luciano's Locations

1108 Dallas Drive
Suite 300
Denton, Texas 76205
Irving / Las Colinas
6750 N MacArthur Blvd.
Suite 304
Irving, Texas 75039