Dr. Joseph Wertz D.D.S.

Dr. Joseph A. Wertz is a lifelong Kankakee County resident. He was born as a third generation dentist. Dr. Joseph Wertz is the son of Dr. Robert A. Wertz, a local orthodontist for 38 years. Dr. Joseph A. Wertz graduated dental school in 1988 from Loyola University School of Dentistry. He has been in private practice for 26 years now. Dr. Wertz enjoys all aspects of dentistry including pediatric, family and geriatric dentistry.

Throughout his career, Dr. Joseph Wertz has been involved in the community and many organizations. He has served on several boards as chairman or president. Among these, he has served as the Kankakee District Dental Society President in the 1990's and he is the Kankakee District Dental Society President-Elect for 2016.

Other than community involvement, Dr. Wertz loves devoting any free time to his daughter, Faith Eleanor. He also enjoys working out, golfing and fishing.