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
Efficient, thorough, friendly. I feel comfortable and confident I’m in good hands.
Vickie S.
Staff is extremely helpful and very very kind and caring. Always a pleasure dealing with them.
Darlene M.
I was made to feel so comfortable by both the staff and the doctor as well. Awesome experience, thank you.
James M.
wonderful office & wonderful staff. the place is nice & very clean. my hygienist, Danielle, is very gentle & kind. so important to floss daily!!!
Kim S.
The staff is kind and knowledgeable. Dr. Purcell is friendly and an excellent dentist. I would highly recommend.
Toni C.
Staff really listens to your needs. Excellent quality care
Toni D.
Joy Jensen has been taking care of our family for 10 years now. She is always very caring, professional and upbeat!
Sally S.
I have been going to this office for about 10 years. They have taken such great care and most all of them know me by name. Joy keeps my teeth healthy every visit and the office staff get me in and […]
Brandee W.
Joy is the best hygenist ever. She has cleaned my teeth for over 15 years and always has my best interest in mind. Keep it up Joy. Your awesome.
Captain G.
The staff was so lovely! Great conversation to make you feel right at home.
Emily V.
Everyone was polite and caring the whole time. Real good office staff, been impressed since day 1.
Shaun M.
I have been seeing Advanced Dental Care for many years and have always been pleased.
Marcia T.
Great service and never had any issues! Wonderful staff and always helpful.
Susanna S.
Great office! Love Dr. Purcell and the great staff there; from the office staff to the dental assistants and hygienists. Excellent care and well-managed.
Beth T.
10 Stars! Dr. Purcell and Alex took care of me during two really rough procedures. I’ll never let another dentist treat me. Excellent experience from start to finish. Thank you all!
Karen H.
Very good staff , with a sense of humor!
James M.
I feel that I get a thorough cleaning every time I come in. Keverly is the best.
Marguerite R.
Always attentive and friendly. Joy is a pleasure to have for my cleanings but you can’t go wrong with any of the hygienists. The whole staff makes going to the dentist a much more enjoyable […]
Angela G.
The dentist is conservative in his treatment and is very friendly.
Wendy A.
Dr Purcel and staff are excellent.
Ann K.
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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