Adrian Fenderson has been in practice in Napa Valley since 1971. A native Californian, Dr. Fenderson attended UCLA for part of his undergraduate studies and then went to the University of California in San Francisco for his dental degree. Dr. Fenderson also proudly served his country as a dentist in the U.S. Army for two years, one of which was in Vietnam in a combat zone. He and his staff have had extensive post graduate studies in all fields of General Family and Cosmetic Dentistry, including Endodontics (Root Canal Therapy), Pediatrics and , Periodontal Maintenance (continuing care for gums and bone around the teeth), Conscious Sedation and Patient Centered Care, all geared to better serve their patients.
His hobbies include fishing and skiing and scuba diving. He enjoys traveling within the US and to foreign countries. He is a qualified member of the Crown Council, a prestigious alliance of leading-edge dental teams through out the United States and Canada that are strongly committed to promoting oral health, fighting oral cancer and serving the community through charitable work. Dr. Fenderson's community involvement is well known. Over the past few years, Dr. Fenderson and his team have raised over $20,500 for Molly's Angles and COPE Family Center, local charities organization dedicated to helping Napa Valley residents with needs unmet by other aid agencies. Through a unique partnership with Garth Brooks and the Smiles for Life Foundation, Dr. Adrian Fenderson is participating in the program that has raised $17,000,000 for seriously ill and needy children. He is a long time member of Los Medicos Voladores (the Flying Doctors) and flies in small airplanes to Mexico several times a year, where he donates supplies and his services for the children and adults in small, remote villages. His daughter has accompanied him as his assistant on many of the trips. Dr. Fenderson is an active member of First Presbyterian Church Napa Valley and is currently serving on the mission committee