John Van der Werff, DDS
John Van der Werff, DDS, received his degree from the University of California in San Francisco in 1982. He was in private general dental practice until 2003 when he had a spinal cord injury that eliminated his ability to provide general dentistry. In 2004, he opened a new part-time practice that is limited to orofacial/craniofacial pain, temporomandibular disorders and dental sleep medicine. He is a distinguished fellow in the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain and a fellow in the American Academy of Orofacial Pain. He is also a diplomat of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine and is a Master ship member of the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Van der Werff has given numerous presentations on many areas of dentistry and continues to share his testimony about what God has done in his life through his accident.