John C. Cranham, D.D.S.

John C. Cranham, D.D.S. has a contemporary dental practice in Chesapeake, Virginia, focusing on cosmetic, restorative and implant services. An honors graduate of the Medical College of Virginia in 1988, Dr. Cranham maintains a strong relationship with his alma mater, as an Associate Clinical Professor. Dr. Cranham is an internationally recognized speaker on the Esthetic Principles of Smile Design, Contemporary Occlusal Concepts, Treatment Planning, Restoration Selection, Digital Photography, Laboratory Communication, and Happiness and Fulfillment in Dentistry.

He is the Clinical Director of the Dawson Academy, where he is involved with many of the lecture and hands-on courses within curriculum. Additionally, Dr. Cranham founded Cranham Dental Seminars which in February of 2008 merged with the Dawson Academy. As an active educator, he has provided over 650 days of continuing education for dental professionals throughout the world.

Dr. Cranham is an active member of numerous professional organizations including the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, and the American Equilibration Society. A published author, Dr. Cranham has published numerous articles on Restorative Dentistry. He maintains a strong commitment to providing the highest quality of dental care, along with developing sound educational programs that exceed the needs of today’s dental professional. Dr. Cranham can be reached at [email protected].


Medical College of Virginia