Meet Marco Island Dentist, Josephine Perez, DMDDr. Josephine Perez grew up in New York and attended the University of Rochester where she received her BA in Microbiology in 1987. She went on to receive her Doctorate in Dental Medicine from Tufts University of Dental Medicine in Boston in 1991. She is currently an attending faculty member at the Aesthetic Enhancement Institute in Fort Lauderdale. Following her extensive schooling and certifications, she had a successful private practice in San Juan, Puerto Rico for more than 20 years and now lives in Naples, Florida. Dr. Perez furthers her knowledge of dentistry through her affiliation with the American Dental Association, West Coast Dental Association, The Florida Dental Association, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentists.
Dr. Perez, DMD has been certified in Botox and dermal fillers like Restylane, Perlane, Juvederm, and Voluma for over 10 years. Her artistry and attention to detail in facial esthetics has set her apart as an excellent clinician.
Dr. Perez knew she wanted to be a dentist as a young child, during her studies she became interested with both aesthetics and medicine. After entering the medical field, and following her two passions, she was inevitably drawn to cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Perez believes that it is important to be both comforting and straightforward with her patients. She knows that trust between dentist and patient is of the utmost importance when building relationships with the Marco Island community. She continues her dental education through frequent visits to seminars for the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the Greater New York Dental Meeting. Dr. Perez serves Floridians by providing them with low-cost dental care with the Friendship Health Center.