Recently nominated as the 2014 Texas Dentist of the year by his peers, Dr. Christopher Perry is an internationally respected clinician and educator. Dr. Perry was born and raised in New Jersey, but has resided in San Antonio since 1999. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Amherst College where he met his wife of almost 20 years, Maritere.
Dr. Perry received his DMD degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey after receiving a Masters Degree in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics from Rutgers University. Dr. Perry completed a two year residency in the Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) where he received advanced cosmetic, surgical, and implant training. He is currently an assistant clinical professor in the residency program at the UTHSCSA Dental School.
Dr. Perry has lectured internationally on myriad topics from CEREC dentistry to proper occlusion and headache management. He is a former President of the San Antonio Chapter of the Academy of General Dentistry and received the prestigious Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry in 2013, attesting to his commitment to professional development and life-long learning. He was also nominated for induction in the International College of Dentists. A frequent contributor to journals such as Inside Dentistry, Dr. Perry is considered a leader in the profession.
Dr. Perry and his wife celebrated the birth of their first child, Isabella, in 2005. She occupies most of his free time as he fulfills his favorite job: Daddy. In order to stay closer to home when teaching, Dr. Perry built The Perry Education Center as a component of our new offices in The Shops at La Cantera.