Dr. John Graham received his Bachelor of Science degree from Brigham Young University. He received his dental degree from Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, TX, and then received his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. After medical school, Dr. Graham completed an internship in general surgery at Parkland Memorial Hospital followed by training in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Following his surgical training, Dr. Graham received his certificate in orthodontics from the University of Rochester/Eastman Dental Center in Rochester, New York.
Dr. Graham is the only orthodontist in Arizona, and one of only a handful in the United States, who is also a physician. Dr. Graham’s unique medical and surgical background help contribute to his ability to understand craniofacial growth, facial esthetics, jaw surgery and all other aspects of orthodontics.
An innovator and educator, Dr. Graham is one of the most sought after orthodontic speakers. He lectures worldwide every year to both doctors and staff on the most advanced orthodontic treatment philosophies available. Dr. Graham has patents pending on orthodontic treatment devices, has co-authored several orthodontic textbook chapters, and has written many professional journal articles. Dr. Graham holds dual faculty appointments as Adjunct Associate Professor for Clinical Orthodontics at both the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry and the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.
Dr. Graham is a member of the American Dental Association, American Medical Association, American Association of Orthodontists, American Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Association, Arizona Dental Association, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, and the Progressive Orthodontic Study Club. Dr. Graham is a contributing editor for both the Journal of Clinical Orthodontics and Orthotown, and is a reviewer for the journal ORTHODONTICS: The art and practice of dentofacial enhancement. Dr. Graham is a past-president of the Arizona State Orthodontic Association.
Dr. Graham's wife, Debbie, is a pediatric dentist, and they are the proud parents of four children: Emma, Will, Megan and Taylor.