Dr. Leonel Perez Jr, DDS, M.D.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
Dr. Perez is a native of Texas and received his Bachelors degree from the University of Texas of San Antonio (UTSA). Following this, he pursued a degree in Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio (UTHSCSA). Dr. Perez has had Navy sponsorship throughout his training via the Health Services Collegiate Program (HSCP). He was honorably selected into a Full-Time Out Service (FTOS) OMS residency program during dental school.
Dr. Perez continued his training at UTHSCSA and earned his Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) During this time, he completed his General Surgery/Anesthesia internship and subsequently completed his Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery training in 2014.
Dr. Perez is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (ABOMS) and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). Special interests include dentoalveolar surgery, dental implant and bone grafting surgeries, cleft palate surgery, orthognathic surgery, trauma surgery, facial reconstructive surgery, facial cosmetics and TMJ surgery/reconstruction.
Dr. Perez is currently active duty at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center where he functions as staff in an OMS resident and teaching facility that engages in the full scope of the specialty. In his free time, Dr. Perez spends all his time with his wife and three kids.