Dr. Perez completed her undergraduate at the University of Michigan where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. She graduated from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Dental School where she went on to complete her Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Perez is currently Directory of Undergraduate Education and Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. She is also a Faculty member of the Misch International Implant Institute. She is originally from Quito, Ecuador, but was raised in Michigan since grade school.