Meet Dr. Jeni Kong
As a board-certified pediatric dentist, Dr. Jeni Kong is uniquely qualified to provide comprehensive, specialized care to infants, children, and adolescents, including those who have special needs or are medically compromised. She is proud to offer safe and family-oriented general, preventive, and restorative dentistry to children of all ages and treats each patient as if they are her own. Dr. Jeni has completed advanced training and education in the specialized field of pediatric dentistry, including sedation dentistry and hospital care. By visiting Dr. Jeni at Apple Tree Pediatric Dentistry, you can feel confident in knowing your children are receiving the best possible care for their oral health and smiles. Dr. Jeni serves patients in Lawrenceville and Greater Gwinnett County including Duluth, Loganville, Grayson, Snellville, and Lilburn.
Education & Training
After growing up in Lawrenceville where she attended Collins Hill High School, Dr. Jeni earned her doctor of dental medicine degree from Georgia Regents University in Augusta. She then went on to complete an additional two years of training and education in pediatric dentistry. While attending her pediatric residency, also at Georgia Regents University, Dr. Jeni completed several months of rigorous training at the Center for Craniofacial Disorders at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. She is licensed to provide conscious sedation and maintains current certification in PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) and CPR.
Memberships & Associations
Dedicated to providing the highest standard of pediatric care to her patients, Dr. Jeni remains current on the latest in dental technologies and techniques. She proudly maintains an active status with the following professional organizations:
• Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
• Hospital privileges at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
• American Association of Pediatric Dentists (member)
• American Dental Association (member)
• Georgia Dental Association (member)
• Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry (member)
Dr. Jeni is an accomplished pianist. In her spare time, she enters International Amateur Piano Competitions and gives piano concerts around the Atlanta area. Additionally, Dr. Jeni is happily married and the mother of two outstanding children whom she adores traveling with when time allows.
"My daughter had her first dental cleaning today and she had an absolutely fantastic experience. The waiting area is clean and the area where they do the actual cleanings is impeccable as well. The hygienist are very friendly and patient, but Dr. Jenni is the real star of the show. She is professional, friendly and takes the time with all of her patients to explain and listen to concerns. If you are looking for a pediatric dentist for your child, look no further and bring them here. Your child will thank you for it!"
"Excellent modern office, great new games for kids, awesome staff! Dr. Jeni is amazing with children!"
"Dr.Kong is great with my daughter.. she's patient and caring and my daughter just loves her. It's great to find a dentist that your 2year old likes and not be afraid of. We have a dental surgery coming up and I'm hoping everything goes well. Fingers crossed!"
"My 3 year old daughter is very resistant when it comes to her teeth. Her teeth are very sensitive. Dr.Jeni and her staff are VERY clever when it comes to examining and cleaning her teeth. My daughter even said she loves the dentist after her visit to Apple Tree. They were even able to do X-rays and got my daughter to keep still, which is a difficult task for us. The staff is amazing. Wait time was minimal. Meanwhile, my daughter was entertained her entire visit with either, books, toys or electronics. I am in awe of this place. I would refer anyone in a heartbeat!"
"Dr. Jeni and her staff are all wonderful. After a bad experience at another dentist we came here for a second opinion and I'm so glad we did. Dr. Jeni is great with children and made my sons dental experience as painless as possible. No fears of the dentist here even after some fairly extensive work."
Homemade Healthy Persimmon Roll-ups that kids love! (and better for teeth too!)
Upon this candy-eating fall season, try a healthier version of a Fruit Roll-up by making your own Persimmon Fruit Roll-upsRead
To Drill or Not to Drill
Fixing cavities for such young children is the most difficult part of my job. Read on to discover another option for pediatric dental restorations.Read