Dr. Teresa Perez Cavnaugh was born in South America. She came to the United States at the age of 2 ½. She is fluent in both English and Spanish. She attended the University of Illinois and graduated with a Biology Major and Chemistry Minor.
Once she realized she wanted a career in dentistry, she attended the University of Illinois College of Dentistry where she received her DDS and BDS.
Dr. Cavnaugh strives to create a partnership with her patients that will last through the years. She has been a general dentist for many years providing all phases of dentistry including Endodontics.
Her passions are Oral Surgery (extractions, bone grafting, crown lengthening) and all porcelain cosmetic work. Her goal is to help patients feel and look their best through excellent dental care.
Dr. Cavnaugh’s philosophy is prevention oriented. Her main focus is to help patients feel and look their best through excellent dental care.