Dr. John Whittemore

Dr. John Whittemore

John Whittemore, D.D.S. is dedicated to making patients feel at home, cared for and relaxed about their dental care!

Recognized for many years as one of Memphis’ Top Dentists. Dr Whittemore has trained extensively with the very best in cosmetic and restorative dentistry and has over 20 years’ experience in complex restorative dentistry and orthodontics.



Dr. Whittemore has graduated from some of the nation’s most respected educational institutions, including:

  • Rhodes College
  • The Spear Center
  • University of Tennessee Dental School

Dr. Whittemore continually attends seminars and courses to further his education in restorative dentistry.

He's studied extensively with renowned dentists around the world, like:

  • Dr. David Hornbrook on Functional Anterior Veneers
  • Dr. Peter Dawson in St. Petersburg, Florida
  • Dr. John Kois of Seattle


Dr. Whittemore is a member of numerous prestigious professional organizations, including:

  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry – Sustaining Member
  • American Dental Association
  • Memphis Dental Society

Dr. Whittemore has been voted among the Best Dentists in America and has been recognized by his peers as a “Top Dentist” in Memphis Magazine. He was also among three dentists listed in Memphis Magazine’s “Hot List” of cosmetic dentists.

Outside the Office

In addition to his work as a practicing dentist, Dr. Whittemore is a volunteer doctor for the Give Back a Smile Foundation, which helps survivors of domestic abuse regain their self-esteem by rebuilding their smiles.

Dr. Whittemore resides in Memphis with his wife, Weetie, and their three children.