Steven_John_DDS_ImageDr. Stephen John continues the family tradition of periodontics.

Dr. John graduated from The University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, San Francisco in 1984 and went on to complete his periodontal residency at The University of California, San Francisco in 1986. He then practiced along side his father, Dr. Robert John for 15 years. Dr. John continues his passion for improving the knowledge and periodontal health of his patients.

Dr. John is very active in the dental community. He enjoyed teaching for 5 years at The University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of dentistry and served on the advisor board for The College of San Mateo Dental Assisting Program for 6 years. He served as a Regional Faculty member for the Amercian Heart Association and has been a CPR instructor for over 25 years. Dr. John lectures to dental groups throughout the states on the Perio/Ortho Inter-relationship.

Dr. John was inducted into the Pierre Fauchard Academy and the Academy of Dentistry International. The Pierre Fauchard Academy and the Academy of Dentistry International are international honor dental organizations. These organizations recognize dentists who are outstanding in their profession and in their community.

Dr. John employs the latest techniques in contemporary periodontics to care for every patient’s needs:

* Straumann Dental Implants

* Soft Tissue Grafts

* Laser Assisted Periodontal Therapy

* Periodontal Surgery

* Regenerative Procedures including Bone Grafting, Emdogain and GTR

* Crown Lengthening

* Soft Tissue Biopsy

* Ridge Augmentation

* Frenectomy

* Root Amputation

* Hemisection

* Non-surgical Periodontal Therapy such as Definative Scaling and Root Planing

* Microbial Testing

* Systemic and Localized Antibiotic Therapy

* Sinus Lift Surgery for Dental Implants Utilizing the New Piezo Surgical Technique

* Oral Conscious Sedation