Dr. John J. Richard

Dr. John J. Richard

Dr. Richard was born and raised in Dearborn, Michigan. He attended the University of Michigan-Dearborn as an undergraduate and graduated from The University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 1993.

Upon graduation from dental school, Dr. Richard served three years as a dental officer in the U.S. Navy. He completed a one year general practice residency at Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton in 1994. Over the next two years he practiced general dentistry at various naval stations including Pt Mugu Naval Air Weapons Station in Oxnard, California and Roosevelt Roads Naval Base in Puerto Rico.

Dr. Richard then completed a one year fellowship in anesthesiology at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, completing this training in 1997. From 1997 through 2001, Dr. Richard completed his oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Richard then fulfilled his military obligation as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, first by serving as a staff surgeon at the Naval Training Center in Great Lakes, Illinois. Dr. Richard served his last two years in the U.S. Navy as the oral and maxillofacial surgery department head at the U.S. Naval Hospital Guam. He joined our practice in July of 2006.

Dr. Richard is board certified in oral and maxillofacial surgery. He is a member of multiple professional organizations including:

  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Illinois Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Wisconsin Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • American Dental Association
  • Illinois State Dental Association

Dr. Richard is on staff at several area hospitals including:

  • Woodstock Memorial Medical Center
  • Northern Illinois Medical Center
  • Burlington Memorial Hospital
  • Lakeland Medical Center

Dr. Richard is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).

Dr. Richard is married and has four children. He and his wife Protima Richard live in Lakewood, Illinois. He enjoys most athletic activities, travel, and spending time with his family.

Doctors Robert K. Conlon, Kurt E. Bruksch, Adam M. Ozment, John J. Richard, Ted A. Hughes and Bryan J. VanOven
Crystal Lake Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Lake Geneva Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Huntley Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Burlington Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Our offices have been proud to serve our communities in Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin for over 40 years.

Diplomates American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

All on Four Dental Implants
Bone Grafting
Bone Morphogenic Protein
Botox Costmetic Treatments
Cleft Lip & Palate
Dental Implants
Dental Implant Center

DIEM Dental Implants
Cone Beam Scan for Dental Implants
CT Scanner and 3D Imaging
Distraction Osteogenesis
Facial Rejuvenation
Facial Trauma
Immediate Load Dental Implants
Impacted Canines

Intravenous (IV) Sedation
Juvederm Injections
Mole Removal
Nerve Repositioning
Oral Pathology (Cancer)
Orthognathic (Jaw) Surgery
Platelet Rich Plasma
Pre-Prosthetic Surgery

Ridge Expansion
Single Tooth Dental Implants
Sinus Elevation
Sleep Apnea
Teeth in a Day Dental Implants
TMJ Disorders
Wisdom Teeth
Zygomatic Implants


McHenry, IL
Johnsburg, IL
Spring Grove, IL
Marengo, IL
Woodstock, IL
Harvard, IL
Richmond, IL

Algonquin, IL
Lake in the Hills, IL
Cary, IL
Alden, IL
Hebron, IL
Wonder Lake, IL
Prairie Grove, IL

Twin Lakes, WI
Delevan , WI
Elkhorn, WI
Twin Lakes, WI
Union Grove, WI
East Troy, WI

Crystal Lake Oral Surgery
690 N. Route 31
Crystal Lake, IL 60012
Phone: 815-459-5600
Fax: 815-459-5601

Lake Geneva Oral Surgery
312 Center St.
Lake Geneva, WI 53147
Phone: 262-248-8766
Fax: 262-248-6790

Huntley Oral Surgery
11650 S. Route 47
Huntley, IL 60142
Phone: 847-669-2900
Fax: 847-669-2620I

Burlington Oral Surgery
190 Gardner Ave., Suite 8
Burlington, WI 53105
Phone: 262-763-8101
Fax: 262-763-8103I

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