MEET THE DOCTORS
Meet the Doctors at ETC Pediatric Dental Center
Dr. Carmella Barrett Perry, DDS
Dr. Carmella Barrett Perry is a graduate of Oberlin College and the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Dentistry. She practiced general dentistry for five years and then returned to UIC to complete specialized training in Pediatric Dentistry in 1992.
She taught Pediatric Dentistry at UIC for four years in addition to maintaining a private practice in Chicago upon completion of the specialty program. The private practice moved to its current Flossmoor location in 1996.
Dr. Perry is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, the Chicago Dental Society, the National Dental Association, and the Prairie State Dental Hygiene Board. She holds the following licenses and certifications: Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, State of Illinois Dental License, State of Illinois Sedation Permit, and State of Illinois Pediatric Dental License. She is also a former State Dental Board Examiner.
Dr. Perry is committed to excellence in business standards. She is a graduate of the Next One Entrepreneurial Business Leadership program in conjunction with the Chicago Urban League and Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and was also a featured panelist with Essence Magazine’s Empowerment Conference.
Dr. Carmella Barrett Perry’s mission calls for making the health, well-being, and development of children and families a top priority. She is dedicated to developing patients who are fearlessly passionate about oral health care.
Dr. Adetowun Alimi-Ukoha, DDS
Dr. Adetowun Alimi-Ukoha completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois Chicago and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Degree from Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska.
Her passion for educating children and their parents on preventative care methods with the goal of optimizing lifelong oral healthcare habits led her to Every Tooth Counts Pediatric Dental Center.
Dr. Ukoha is a member of the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society. In her spare time, she enjoys playing tennis, biking, and baking.