John Weston, DDS
Dr. Weston, owner and director of Scripps Center for Dental Care, earned his dental degree in 1989, graduating as one of the top five in his class. While a commissioned officer in the US Navy, he completed a general practice residency at Balboa Naval Hospital San Diego, and served two years independent duty aboard a US Navy Warship in support of Desert Storm.
Dr. Weston is the only dentist in La Jolla, Calif., and one of only 50 worldwide to earn the rigorous credential of "Accredited Fellow" through the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. As a strong advocate of continuing education, he regularly lectures, publishes articles, and teaches hands-on courses to other dentists on all aspects of cosmetic denistry on a local and international level. He has also served two terms as a chairman of the Professional Education Committee for the AACD's annual Scientific Session.
Dr. Weston is a member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, and the San Diego County Dental Society. In addition to being a fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, he also holds an elected position to the American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry, where he serves as fellowship and accreditation examiner. He has been practicing in the La Jolla area since 1989 with a focus in cosmetic smile design using non-metal restorations.
Dr. Weston and his wife Ginger reside in La Jolla. He is an avid sportsman who enjoys kite boarding, surfing, snowboarding, wakeboarding, boating, and scuba diving.