Meet Our Dentist - Waterford, CT

Meet Dr. John R. Drew

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John R. Drew, DMD

As a lifelong resident of Waterford, CT, Dr. Drew graduated from Waterford High School in 1975. He then went on to pursue both his undergraduate and Dental degree from UConn, which he completed in 1983. He has been practicing in Waterford ever since and is a member of the ADA, CT State Dental Association & New London County Dental Society. In his free time, Dr. Drew enjoys spending time with his wife, children & grandchildren. He is a avid UConn Basketball fan and enjoys golf, the beach and traveling, specifically to Italy!



  • Traveling especially to Europe and the Caribbean. Traveled to Italy nine times. Amateur tour guide to Rome, Florence, and Tuscany.
  • WWII history buff. Big Winston Churchill fan.
  • Huge UConn basketball supporter, men and women Season ticket holder for over 40 years. Extremely happy to be back in the Big East.
  • Summer interests are golf, the beach, and hosting friends and family for cookouts.
  • Winter interests basketball and skiing.
  • Broadway theater.
  • Member of Italian Dramatic Club in New London and the Groton Italian-American Citizen’s Club.

Our Affiliations

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American Dental Academy

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Connecticut State Dental Association

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New London County Dental Society

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Community Service

  • Waterford Youth basketball coach for thirteen years, the last four as treasurer.
  • Waterford Youth soccer coach.
  • Past member of Waterford Rotary Club.
  • Former pre-dental advisor for students at Connecticut College.
  • Nine years on the Board of Directors for New London Country Club, the last five as the Greens Chairman.
  • Secretary for board of directors of Pequot Point Beach Club.
  • Long term supporter of the Garde Arts Center.

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