Dr. John Hedrick


Dr. John Hedrick was born and raised in Santa Monica, California. He graduated from Saint Monica's High School in 1986. He later attended BYU with a double major in Spanish and Biology with a minor in chemistry. He then returned to Southern California to study at the University of Southern California's School of Dentistry where he graduated with honors. He was accepted into the University of Southern California's School of Orthodontics where he received his Masters in Craniofacial Biology and his certificate in Advanced Studies of Orthodontics. Upon graduation Dr. John Hedrick worked in various offices in the Los Angeles area including Pacific Palisades, Thousand Oaks, and Westchester. In 1999, he moved his family to Northern California and began working in the Santa Cruz area.


Dr. John Hedrick now resides in Santa Cruz County with his wife Becky and their four children Jake, Owen, Annie, and Evan. Outside of his professional career, Dr. John Hedrick enjoys all the recreational opportunities that Santa Cruz has to offer, from surfing to mountain biking. His greatest joy however comes from spending time with his family and friends.