Dr. Luz Molina

Dr. Molina has been a resident in Reno for over 20 years. She completed her two-year Pediatric Dental Residency at Columbus Children’s Hospital with a Master of Science Degree from Ohio State University, College of Dentistry. Prior to her pediatric training, she spent two years of additional training in a hospital-based program at the Ohio State University system. Dr. Molina was awarded the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Graduate Research Award and Pierre Fauchard Academy Recognition for Excellence in Dentistry. She is a licensed Pediatric Specialist in the state of Nevada, and also provides hospital dentistry. She is also a Board Candidate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.


  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Nevada Dental Association
  • Northern Nevada Dental Association
  • American Dental Association

Dr. Molina is married to Dr. J Wilkerson and together they have four children: Carter, Thomas, Hamilton, and Lourdes. She and her husband started Dentistry for Kids in 1998 to share their joy of caring for all Reno’s kids as one of their own. She is originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico and she is fluent in Spanish. When she is not at the office or helping her son Carter with his fundraiser campaign for NuggsForCarter.com, she is actively involved with her kids’ school events and volunteering. She enjoys traveling, scrapbooking and dancing.