Dr. John Lippincott is a native of the Aurora area, attending Hall Elementary and Washington Middle School before graduating from West Aurora High School. He received his Bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University. Dr. John received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he received several awards for academic achievement, leadership, and excellence in patient care. He completed his specialty residency training in orthodontics at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he also received a Master's degree in Oral Sciences.
After his residency, Dr. John published his research findings in a respected orthodontic journal and has presented several lectures regarding his Master’s thesis, including a lecture at the yearly meeting of the American Association of Orthodontists.
Dr. John is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Illinois State Dental Society, the Illinois Society of Orthodontists, and the Aurora Dental Society. He recently completed a term serving as President of the Aurora Dental Society for the 2014-15 season. Dr. John is board certified to practice orthodontics in the state of Illinois and spends significant time each year in continuing education courses to ensure his patients receive a high level of orthodontic care.
Dr. John is a second-generation orthodontist, having practiced with his father, Dr. Gary Lippincott, for several years, an opportunity he cherishes to this day. Dr. John has loved being a part of the practice since day one, seeing every day how orthodontics can help children and adults enjoy a better quality of life. He also loves getting to know the patients and their families and doing whatever he can to make sure they are 100% comfortable in the office.
Outside the office, Dr. John likes to spend time with his wife Rebecca and their three children, Jack, Thomas, and Eliza. He also enjoys volunteering at church, reading, road biking, and traveling.