Dr. Jennifer Stafford received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in May of 2008. She began practicing dentistry in Fort Atkinson in July 2008 following graduation.
Dr. Stafford is a member of the following organizations:
- American Dental Association
- Wisconsin Dental Association
- Jefferson County Dental Society (past president)
- International Association of Orthodontics
- Academy of General Dentistry – AGD (2016 Fellow)
- International College of Craniomandibular Orthopedics – ICCMO (2016 Fellow)
- American Laser Study Club
- Academy of Laser Dentistry
Dr. Jennifer Stafford is currently focusing much of her practice toward orthodontics, laser dentistry, the treatment of jaw joint and orofacial pain disorders, and sleep disordered breathing. In May 2013, Dr. Stafford completed a TMD, Occlusion, and Orofacial Pain mini-residency program through the Center for Occlusal Studies. In 2016 she was recognized as a certified VIVOS provider for the treatment of TMD and sleep apnea, received her fellowship award in the AGD, and received her fellowship award in ICCMO.
Dr. Stafford and her husband, Erik, live in Jefferson with their two school age children. Dr. Stafford and her family are outdoor enthusiasts and love staying active. Together they enjoy all Wisconsin has to offer: boating, fishing, hunting, kayaking, paddle boarding, hiking, four-wheeling, running, biking, swimming, snowboarding, snowshoeing, and much more.
Continuing Education and Accomplishments
2009: Center for Occlusal Studies – Comprehensive Orthodontics Certificate (Dr. Jay Gerber, Dr. Richard Beistle)
2011: Center for Occlusal Studies – Advanced Level Orthodontics Certificate (Dr. Jay Gerber, Dr. Richard Beistle)
2012: Center for Occlusal Studies – Masters Gold Level Orthodontics Certificate (Dr. Jay Gerber, Dr. Richard Beistle)
2012: LVI- Computer-Aided Occlusal Evaluation System (Bill Wade)
2012: Center for Occlusal Studies – K7 Implementation and Clinical Usage (Dr. Jay Gerber)
2013: Center for Occlusal Studies – TMD/Occlusion and Orofacial Pain Certificate (Dr. Jay Gerber)
2012 and 2014: Center for Occlusal Studies – Scan Interpretation (Dr. Jay Gerber)
2014: Center for Occlusal Studies – Craniocervical & Craniomandibular Pathophysiology Approach to Treatment (Dr. Mariano Rocabado)
2014: Tempromandibular Disorders – Gaining True Understanding about Diagnosis and Treatment (Dr. Terrance Spahl)
2009-2014: Studied and observed mentor Dr. Jay Gerber in clinical practice, Parkersburg, WV
2014-present: Studied and observed mentor Dr. Terrance Spahl in clinical practice, St. Paul, MN
2014: Center for Occlusal Studies Silver Level Recognition – recognizes completion of 250 hours of orthodontic and TMD CE Courses at the Center for Occlusal Studies.
2016: Academy of General Dentistry – Fellowship Degree. Recognizes completion of 500 hours of CE in AGD approved courses, examination, and membership in AGD
2016: International College of Craniomandibular Orthopedics – Fellowship Degree. Recognizes completion of 300 hours CE in the area of TMD, orofacial pain, and occlusion, examination, and submission of 3 case studies.
2016-present: VIVOS/Biomodeling Solutions – Recognized as a certified provider for the DNA/mRNA/VIVOS Devices used to treat adult and childhood sleep disordered breathing (Dr. David Singh and Dr. Tammarie Heit)
2017: Academy of Laser Dentistry – Obtained Standard Provider Level Recognition for the use of laser instrumentation in dentistry (Dr. Robert Convissar)