Dr. Armijo was born and raised in Albuquerque. He graduated from the University of New Mexico, with honors, with a Bachelors of Science Degree. He then received his Doctor of Dental Science from the University of Missouri- Kansas City, again with honors. Dr. Armijo then participated in a one year Advanced Education Program in General Dentistry through the United States Army, where he served three years in a small dental clinic in Babenhausen, Germany. While in the military, he received training in Advanced Trauma Life Support, and Advanced Cardiac Life Support. Dr. Armijo received the Army Commendation Medal upon his honorable discharge from the service.
Dr. Armijo completes on average, over 30 hours of continuing education a year. (The New Mexico Board of Dentistry requires only 20). His continuing education focuses on everything from annual CPR and OSHA updates, to cosmetic dentistry, advanced training in TMJ disorders, as well as business management, and personal development and growth. Dr. Armijo is among a handful of dentists in the country who have completed an advanced level of occlusion and TMJ study (study of the bite and its proper function). All this training helps Dr. Armijo stay current in all areas of dentistry so he can offer only the highest level of healthcare to his patients.
Dr. Armijo is married to Annette, and they two children, Megan and Brian. Dr. Armijo enjoys all sports, works out diligently 6 times a week, loves to travel, and spending time with his family.