Meet your Financial District Dentist
Financial District Dentist Dr. Christopher P. Rodriguez, DDS, FICOI
Dr. Rodriguez obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree at the University of California, San Francisco, where he received Honors Recognition in Patient Centered Clinical Care, Management and Treatment of Periodontal Disease, and Community Clinic Externship. He was also the recipient of the Quintessence Award in Recognition of Academic Achievement, and received a Certificate of Achievement, both Academically and Clinically, in Implant Dentistry from the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
Financial District Dentist Dr. Rodriguez continued his training as a General Practice Resident at the University of Nevada, where he treated hospitalized and medically compromised patients for dental implant placement, impacted 3rd molar surgery, advanced root canal therapy, intravenous sedation, and restorative dentistry. He also provided dental treatment and oral surgery for patients under general anesthesia at University Medical Center in Las Vegas.
In 2014, Dr. Rodriguez was recognized as a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI), and is currently pursuing Diplomate Status of the American Board of Oral Implantology (ABOI).
Financial District Dentist Dr. Rodriguez has completed the American Academy of Implant Dentistry MaxiCourse®, an intensive 1-year post graduate program where he received cutting-edge training in all aspects of dental implant surgery, bone and soft tissue engineering, and dental implant restorations.
In addition to his private practice, he maintains a Clinical Faculty appointment at the University of California, San Francisco, where he teaches dental school graduates at the Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency Program. He has lectured on topics including Bone Grafting in the Maxillary Sinus for Dental Implants at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine and for the Southern Nevada Dental Society, as well as Endodontics at the College of Southern Nevada.
In his spare time, Dr. Rodriguez and his wife Kaitlin, enjoy traveling and spending time outdoors. They especially love hiking, backpacking, cycling, skiing, abalone diving, and water skiing. Dr. Rodriguez and his wife are also proud alumni of the University of Florida and you’ll find them cheering on their Florida Gators during football and basketball season.
Dr. Rodriguez loves treating patients out of his unique street-level location in the Jackson Square Historic District in the heart of downtown San Francisco. The building, one of the oldest in the city, was dedicated as a State Registered Landmark in 1950, and was home to the Lucas, Turner & Co. Bank, managed by General William Tecumseh Sherman in year 1854.
B.S. Microbiology & Cell Science, Cum Laude, University of Florida
D.D.S. University of California, San Francisco
General Practice Residency, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
California Dental License #62837
Intravenous Conscious Sedation Permit #890, California Dental Board
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Heart Association
Meet your Financial District Dentist
Dr. Jill Alderfer, DDS
Originally born in Southern California, Dr. Jill Alderfer grew up on the North Carolina coast. She received her Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Communications from North Carolina State University. Upon graduating, she moved to Mongolia for two years as a member of the Peace Corp. She then volunteered at an orphanage in Uganda before coming back to the United States and pursuing her dental dreams in California.
Dr. Alderfer earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry. She excelled in many areas and received the George Hughes Award for excellence in Prosthodontics. Upon completion, she pursued residency training at the Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program at UCSF, where she treated patients with complex medical and dental needs.
In her free time she enjoys exploring the many vegetarian restaurants around the bay and hiking with her dog and boyfriend.
TMJ & Sleep Apnea Specialist
Dr. Greg Larson
Dr. Larson is also passionate about bringing his patients the highest level of quality and service that modern techniques and technology can provide. He has recruited a highly trained team who understands his commitment to excellence. Dr. Larson and his team are excited to bring their knowledge, expertise and smiling faces to Bay Area and out of state patients. The SF TMJ and Sleep Apnea Team strives to make personal relationships with their patients, and they know patient experience is the ultimate measure of a dental practice. Dr. Larson loves his work. He loves relieving years of headaches and jaw pain, advocating for superb oral health, and encouraging each individual’s total well-being.