Dr. John Willardsen completed his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Loma Linda University. He continued his professional studies and received his certificate in Implant Dentistry and Prosthodontics. As an Assistant Clinical Professor at Loma Linda University’s Center for Implant Dentistry, Dr. Willardsen is able to pursue his passion for teaching and continuing education.

Dental Implants have become the standard of care for the replacement of lost or missing teeth. Dr. Willardsen’s extensive training has given him a comprehensive understanding of the complex discipline of implant surgery and restoration. His main objective is to give patients back their smile and proper chewing function by providing support and aesthetics using implants.

Dr. Willardsen spends his free time attending school functions and sports activities with his family (wife Marie, and four children, Zac, Dane, Seth, and Elsa.) He also serves in several leadership positions in his church. Other interests include cycling, motocross, skiing, snowmobiling and other outdoor activities.