Dr. JW McPherson, DDS
Born and raised in Lockney, Dr. JW McPherson is thrilled to be back in the panhandle surrounded by its great people. He grew up planting crops and working cattle on the family farm and ranch along with participating in all sports and organizations Lockney High had to offer. Dr. McPherson decided in the 8th grade that he wanted to become a dentist after having a positive experience with his braces. After graduating from Lockney High School, Dr. McPherson attended West Texas A&M University where he met his wife, Stephanie. She grew up in Fritch, TX and loves the panhandle and its friendly people. In 2010, Dr. McPherson graduated with a Bachelors of Science in biology and Stephanie graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Nursing.
After Graduation, he worked in Dallas as a swim instructor for children of all ages, which is where a passion for helping kids started. In 2011, Dr. McPherson was on track to complete one of his lifelong goals when he was accepted into the Dental School at San Antonio. He was awarded his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2015 and moved back home to the Panhandle to join the Dental Group of Amarillo. He relishes every aspect of dentistry, enjoys seeing patients of all ages and giving back by serving on medical mission trips.
JW and his Wife Stephanie welcomed a baby girl into this world in July 2014. They enjoy spending time together and being active in their church. In his spare time Dr. McPherson enjoys a multitude of outdoor activities from hunting and fishing to working out and playing sports. He is a member of the Texas Dental Association, American Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry.