Roxanne Pero, M.D. - Obstetrics and Gynecology

Roxanne Pero, M.D.Obstetrics and Gynecology


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Dr. Roxanne Pero has been a part of the WHS team since 2010. From balancing mom life with 3 children–Gideon, and twins Lucie and Hugo–to going through her own journey of infertility, Dr. Pero is a relatable practitioner with a passion for balanced and holistic obstetric and gynecological care. She encourages patients to be their own advocates and participants in medical decision making. She is double board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Lifestyle Medicine, a branch of medical care that teaches patients how to augment Western medicine with evidence-based lifestyle interventions.

Dr. Pero is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She graduated from Louisiana State University (LSU) and completed her medical degree at LSU New Orleans. She completed her OB/Gyn residency training at the University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Hospital.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Colin, her 3 children, and 2 pups, Catin and Lila. She travels back to Baton Rouge often to visit her family of 6 brothers and 3 sisters. She loves music, reading, writing, and all things comedy.

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Education and Training

Bachelor of Science in Microbiology
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Medical School:
Doctor of Medicine
Louisiana State University Medical Center
New Orleans, Louisiana

Postgraduate Training:
Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency
University of Texas Southwestern/
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Dallas, Texas

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lifestyle Medicine

Appointed Positions:
Principal Investigator for RSV Vaccine Trial

Mom-Approved Doctor Dallas Child Magazine
North American Society of Pediatric and Adolescent
Gynecology Essay Contest/Grant Award Recipient
LSU Black Scholars Graduate
Alpha Epsilon Delta Honor Society, LSU
Golden Key National Honor Society, LSU
Louisiana Alliance for Minority Participation
(A Board of Regents/National Science
Foundation Program) Grant Recipient

Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas


American Board of Lifestyle Medicine
Texas Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Fellow, American College of Obstetricians
and Gynecologists
American Medical Association
Dallas County Medical Society
North American Society of Pediatric and
Adolescent Gynecology

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Patient Reviews

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