Biography

Dr. Perez completed her residency in anesthesiology and pain management as well as an additional fellowship in obstetric anesthesia at UT Southwestern Medical Center before joining the faculty as an assistant professor in 1996. She interned at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth TX after graduating from Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (now UNT Health Science Center). She currently provides anesthesia services in the Division of Obstetric Anesthesiology at Parkland Memorial Hospital which has one of the busiest obstetric wards in the country encompassing both routine as well as high risk obstetrics. Dr. Perez also participates in the teaching and supervision of the anesthesiology residents.

Education

Medical School
Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (1991)
Internship
Tarrant County Hospital District (1992), Anesthesiology
Residency
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1995), Anesthesiology
Fellowship
UT Southwestern Medical Center (1996), Obstetric Anesthesiology

Research Interest

  • Obstetric Anesthesia

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Transient neurologic symptoms after spinal anesthesia with lidocaine in obstetric patients.
Philip J, Sharma SK, Gottumukkala VNR, Perez BJ, Slaymaker EA, Wiley J. Anesthesia and Analgesia February 2001 2001:92 405-9
Transient neurologic symptoms after spinal anesthesia with lidocaine.
Philip J, Sharma SK, Gottumukkala VNR, Perez BJ, Slaymaker EA, Wiley J. Anesthesia And Analgesia 2001 2001; 92: 404-9

Honors & Awards

  • Gertie Marx Nominee
    For research presented at annual SOAP meeting (2000)
  • Gertie Marx Nominee
    For research presented at annual SOAP meeting. (1999)
  • Gertie Marx Award
    For research presented at annual SOAP meeting. (1998)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Amerian Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Texas Society of Anesthesiologists