"Dr. Jerek Petrous, a Southeast Michigan native, completed his undergraduate work at the University of Detroit Mercy as a biology major in his three years of study. After which, he continued his studies at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry to receive his dental degree, finishing among the top of his class. He returned to the University for a 2-year full-time residency program in orthodontics obtaining his Orthodontic Specialty Certificate. During his orthodontic residency, he completed additional study and original research to earn a Post-Doctoral Master’s of Science degree. Dr. Petrous’ research interests express the passion he has for bringing orthodontic treatment to those who are less fortunate."