Hoover dentist Dr. Perrigo is a graduate of Auburn University from the class of 1994. He got his Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, and in 1998 he registered for the University of Alabama’s School of Dentistry. He graduated in 2002, earning the Dean’s Scholarship and the title of Doctor of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Perrigo is continuously learning new and improved dental techniques and spends numerous hours every year educating himself on restorative, implant, and cosmetic dentistry.
He recently was part of the hands-on training course, Live Implant Training, led by the Medical College of Georgia in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. In this course, he placed implants on live patients while being supervised by experienced dental surgeons. This is quite special, because most trainings of this type are done with artificial jawbones.
Dr. Perrigo also got a grant to study at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, where he graduated in the top 12 of his class.
Perrigo Dental Care, led by Dr. Perrigo, is proud to hold high standards of ethical treatment for all patients. Dr. Perrigo is also proud to help others by improving their oral health, and he is eager to answer his patients’ questions thoroughly.
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Dr. Perrigo has been married for 23 years and enjoys spending time with his wife and three children. His hobbies are working in the yard, golfing, snow skiing, and coaching sports.