Advanced Dental Care of Lakewood Ranch
8640 E State Road 70, Suite D, Bradenton, FL 34202

Gerard Perret, DDS  Orthodontist

With over twenty-five years of experience in Orthodontics and dental care, Dr. Gerard Perret offers expert knowledge and care when treating patients. His comfortable chairside manner can ease even the most anxious patients, giving them the smile they have always dreamed of. He is a familiar face around the community having lived in Tampa since 1991.

Education:

Louisiana State University School of Dentistry, New Orleans, LA; Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1986; Certificate in Orthodontics, 1989

Dental Area of Focus:

Orthodontics

Notable Achievements, Certifications, Recognitions:

Louisiana State University School of Dentistry, New Orleans, LA:

  • C. Edmund Kells Honorary Society
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honors Society
  • Robert F. Eastman Memorial Award for Excellence in Operative Dentistry

Awarded 4 United States Patents – 3 of which are currently marketed orthodontic products

Honored with biographical publication in the following Who’s Who references:

  • Who’s Who in America – 2000
  • Who’s Who in the South and Southwest – 1997
  • Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare – 1996
  • Who’s Who in Science and Engineering – 1994

Community Involvement:

Charter Member – New Tampa Chamber of Commerce
Charter Member – Rotary Club of New Tampa
Cornerstone Member – New Tampa YMCA
Trustee – Rotary Club New Tampa Foundation, Inc.
Silver Sponsor – Friends of the New Tampa Library

Hobbies and Interests:

When not in the office Dr. Perret enjoys fishing, sailing, listening to music and baseball. Dr. Perret has been married to Catherine McMahon since 1996 and they have one daughter together. They especially enjoy watching their daughter’s volleyball activities.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Very professional and on time
Regina H.
Thank you, Miguel! Great as usual!
Pat E.
What I like about Advanced Dental Care, is their sense of urgency if you are in pain that they will go out of their way to get you in there and take […]
Brad R.
Your staff is so very friendly and helpful.....love Dr. Purcell too.....you all make a visit to the Dentist a great experience!!!!
Linda W.
The work was done on time and efficiently with little discomfort.
James A.
Good experience with the hygienist, as always!
Ronald B.
Great customer service. Joy is a good hygienist and a caring person. Always a pleasure to get my teeth cleaned.
Karen L.
Everything there is great, the staff is always friendly and Joy is the best.
Sarah R.
Always have good experience going there. They always have my teeth's best interest. Especially Keverly!
Debbie L.
Fast courteous service. I really love this office.
Steve D.
The entire staff is courteous and professional. Almost makes it a pleasure to see the dentist (ALMOST).
Richard T.
Danielle is an excellent technician.
Sharon M.
Fantastic care and service and no pain!
Gregory M.
Dr. Purcell and the staff are extremely friendly and are ready to help you in any way to make your visit a pleasant one. Great visit even to the […]
Sharon S.
appointment allowed on short notice and received great service
John P.
Keverly is always very punctual, friendly, thorough and very competent!
Kathleen C.
As always I was very impressed with the dental office and staff very simple said you want it done right come to this office if not pay twice for the […]
Anthony T.
Did a great job cleaning my teeth, well satisfied.
Karen M.
Dr Purcell is a very caring person besides doing a great job on my filling--thank you
Kathleen B.
On time. Very professional practice.
George Q.
Great first experience. Loved my dental hygienist, Joy.
Teresa G.
As always, Miguel is great.
Sandra D.
As always joy did a great job cleaning my teeth!!!
Karen L.
Prompt and skilled care for fallen crown.
Paul D.
They do excellent work, and they have my complete trust.
John Q.
Great staff. Excellent care.
Michele C.
Your dental people are great. Your support on off hours is not! Without any other support on weekends it is necessary to have support from you.
Thomas K.
I was terrified of the dentist, so I avoided it for 20 years. Turns out, I needed a root canal on one tooth. Dr. Purcell was the BEST!!! He blew my […]
Sheena W.
Great service, nice and experienced personnel and not a lot of waiting time.
Celso C.
Love dental hygienist Danielle and now my kids go there and they love it too!
Yamila R.
Dr. Purcell and the team are amazing!!!
Donn C.
Excellent and professional service.
Stephen C.
It was a great experience and Joy made it even better!!! :)
Adrian N.
Keverly was right on time and did a great job!!
Lynn C.
As usual, hygienist was excellent.
Verla E.
Keverly is a wonderful hygienist. Always friendly, professional and helpful.
Jan M.
Extremely caring and sensitive to my Craziness.
Carol K.
My visit was great. appt. was on time, and Ceverly did a excellent job.
Nancy E.
very courteous folks to work with...
Allan T.
Great service, pleasant atmosphere, and caring and expert staff.
Michael A.
Not a bad wait time. Friendly staff.
Kimberly K.
Well done!
Steve A.
Good service, good care. How was I as a patient.
James G.
The dental hygenist was very professional and modified her cleaning technique to meet my specific situation. As someone with a cleft pallet who has […]
Louis(dave) B.
I was nervous when I arrived for my procedure, however Dr. Purcell and his associate made me feel more relaxed and did the procedure without ANY pain […]
Beverly J.
Appointment went well(although never fun having a tooth pulled). Dr Purcel and Sarah were very good!!
Thomas K.
Dr. P is great! He was so caring and personable through out my visit and at every visit! :)
Katelynn S.
Leverkusen is an excellent hygienist. She takes care to make sure the experience is comfortable and as pleasant as can be expected.
Gregory S.
I LOVE this dental office. I have been there three times and all thre times I have waited less than 5 minutes! When I get comfortable in the chair it […]
Yvonne J.
The staff is great, in particular Dr Galloway and Joy and the great dental assistants and the front desk ladies.
Warren B.
Office Hours
Mon. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Wed. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (941) 462-3706
Fax: (941) 727-0374
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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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