DR. DEREK J. CHANG
“Dr. D” was born and raised in Corpus Christi. He started off at Windsor Park Elementary, attended Baker Middle School, and graduated from Mary Carroll High School in 2003. From there he went on to Texas A&M in College Station, TX where he met his beautiful wife while studying towards his bachelor degree in Biology. Dr. D is a 2011 graduate of Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, TX where he was involved with many organizations and served in several different officer positions. He was also named to the Baylor College of Dentistry Dean’s Honor List in 2011.
Since graduating dental school he excitedly returned to Corpus Christi and worked along side Dr. Perrin in the practice he grew up in. Since Dr. Perrin’s retirement, Dr. D has been working in the same office treating patients with respect and care. He has made every effort to create a state of the art dental practice. Dr. D brings energy and enthusiasm into your oral health care. He puts a lot of value toward patient education in oral health and prevention of disease and tooth decay. As an active member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and Corpus Christi Dental Study Club, Dr. D has the opportunity to pursue continuing education and professional development.
Dr. D emphasizes compassion and dedication in order to serve his patients. We promise to do our best to strive towards keeping the practice philosophy of always putting the patient first.