The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Erick Perroud, DDS
Dr. Perroud graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 1992. After graduation, he joined the United States Navy as a dental officer, and did tours in Portsmouth, Virginia and in Japan. While in Japan, Dr. Perroud did dentistry for two years on an aircraft carrier, and worked at Yokosuka Naval Medical Center for another two years.
Dr. Perroud is a native of Michigan and has been practicing dentistry in West Michigan for over 20 years. His hobbies include photography, calligraphy, bicycling, kayaking, staying fit, and spending time with his two children.
Dr. Perroud is committed to high quality dentistry with emphasis on comfort, education, prevention, and the treatment of all his patients as individuals and friends
Amanda Wheeler--Office Staff
Amanda joined our team in September 2020. Amanda is enjoying being part of the team and growing her dental knowledge. She brings professional office skills and a warm personality to our front desk staff. In her free time she enjoys reading, playing volleyball and spending time with family and friends
Carla Sims-- Dental Hygienist
Carla is a Ferris State graduate and has been a dental hygienist for 34 years. She and her husband have 3 grown children. In her spare time, she likes to read, do crafts, and plan for future travel.
Jodi Carney--Dental Hygienist
Jodi received her dental hygiene degree from Ferris State University in 1986. She and her husband reside in Big Rapids and have three grown children. In her free time, she enjoys many outdoor activities such as biking, hiking, and cross country skiing.
Melody Winter--Dental Hygienist
Melody graduated from Ferris State University in 2009 with an associates degree in dental hygiene. She began working for Dr. Perroud in 2012. Melody fills other positions in the office such as office staff and chairside assistant. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, outdoor adventure, and spending time with family and friends.
Megan has been a dental assistant for over 9 years. Megan began working with Dr. Perroud in July of 2020 and brings several years experience to our office.
Rose Buss--Office Staff
Rose is the newest member to the team, however she has over 20 years experience in the dental field. We are so glad to have her on our team with her knowledge and expertise with insurance, billing, and all the functions of an office manager.