MINNEAPOLIS, MN — The Minnesota Dental Association recently held its annual House of Delegates meeting at the Hampton Inn and Suites in Bemidji where Michael Perpich, D.D.S. was elected as the Association President.

Dr. Perpich is a graduate of the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He has served patients in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area for 30 years and currently practices in St. Louis Park and Minneapolis.

He is actively involved in organized dentistry, having served on the ADA Standing Committee on the New Dentist, as a past-president of the Minneapolis District Dental society, and as treasurer of the Pierre Fauchard Academy Foundation.

Dr. Perpich is committed during his term to serving the association’s membership by addressing in a timely manner all issues that impact the profession. In particular this year, he will be focused on reviewing all aspects of the Affordable Care Act that apply to dentistry to keep members apprised of its impact, both on their practices and their patients.

The Minnesota Dental Association is the voice of dentistry in Minnesota, representing practicing dentists. It is committed to the highest standards of oral health and access to care for all Minnesotans. You can learn more at www.mndental.org.