Meet John Buzza, DDS
Sedation and Cosmetic Dentist in Santa Rosa
Dr. Buzza has been changing lives and perfecting smiles for his patients since 1983. Dr. Buzza enjoys all aspects of dental care and excels in creating incredible smiles, often while his patients are lightly sedated using sleep dentistry. A true dental care pioneer, Dr. Buzza brought sleep dentistry to Santa Rosa in 1997 and is sought after for his dental care practice’s sedation and cosmetic dentistry expertise by dental colleagues. Many of his dental care patients travel hours to benefit from the considerate, comprehensive dental care he and his team provide. Dr. Buzza has been a dental instructor on cosmetic dentistry at the Pacific Aesthetic Continuum, a unique program teaching advanced cosmetic and reconstructive dental techniques and helping dentists enrich patients’ lives and exceed their expectations with only the finest dental care.
- B.S. Chemistry – University of California at Davis – 1977.
- M.S. Chemistry – University of California at Davis – 1979.
- DDS – University of the Pacific – 1983 with Honors.
- Private Practice in Santa Rosa 1983–Present.
John has a restorative oriented practice in the heart of the Sonoma County Wine Country. He has incorporated sedation dentistry, mini dental implants, and DEKA Laser therapy into his practice to create an incredible experience for his patients. John has presented and facilitated Dental Boot Kamps across the United States and been an instructor for Discus Dental’s PAC Live in San Francisco where his focus is on Wants-based versus Needs-based dentistry. He is a Distinguished Mentor at the Kois Center and has lectured at the Kois Center Annual Symposium on subjects from Marketing to Practice Administration.
After 30 years of practice John has found an incredible need to serve the dental profession as practitioners transition their practices. He has created the Dental Professional Opportunities Network and MyDentalChannel.com to help facilitate the process.
When Dr. Buzza is not working in his Santa Rosa dental office he enjoys skiing and hiking with his wife Martha. John has two wonderful children; Meg, the dancer (23) who has moved to NYC to follow her dream in dance and as a choreographer, and Jake (20), who is earning his certificates in Gas and Diesel Mechanics. John is passionate about aviation and physical fitness and strives to help others to maintain balance in their lives.