Ricardo M Perez, DDS, founder of Cosmetic Dental Spa, is a recognized international speaker who trains dental practitioners worldwide on dental spa implementation and therapeutic uses of BOTOX® and dermal filler dental treatments. With the growth of injectables in dentistry, he has seen a rise in demand in his dental practice for therapeutic treatments such as TMD, facial pain and angular Cheilitis, among others. As co-founder of the first network of dental spa, he has been an innovator in the field of dental and spa services since 2000. He opened his first practice in 1994 and founded that practice as the Cosmetic Dental Spa in 2000.
At DentaSpa, Dr. Perez is nationally certified Botox and Fillers trainer that strives to not only teach how to do procedures, but also how to successfully implement them. Over the past few years, he has successfully provided patients with beneficial restorative and therapeutic Botox treatments that optimize his aesthetic dental cases. He is one of less than 5% of dentists who have completed hands on training in cosmetics and occlusion. These courses include Functional Anterior Esthetics, Ultimate Occlusion, Occlussion II, and Full Mouth Synergy. Dr Perez also lectures for Novalar on the uses of Oraverse.
Dr Perez is a sustaining member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, DOCS, International Congress of Osseo Integration, and a founding member of the Medical Spa Association. He is also a board member for the International Academy of Facial Aesthetics. Dr. Perez is a graduate of UCLA and the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry.