Dr. John Ferrin brings a wealth of cutting-edge periodontal training to Southern Oregon. Born in the mountains of Northern Utah and raised in Mississippi, Dr. Ferrin joined the U.S. Army National Guard at the age of 17 and served for 14 years.
He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Biology with an emphasis in Physiology from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He went on to earn his DMD at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine.
While attending dental school, he started a nationally recognized dental clinic to provide free dental care to Veterans in need. The clinic was named Sgt. Clint Ferrin Dental Clinic after his brother, who neglected his oral health due to several deployments. For his work in the clinic, Dr. Ferrin was awarded the ADA Foundation Award for student leadership.
He served as Chief Resident, graduating with a Master’s Degree of Science and a certificate in Periodontology.