Dr. George Jong
Dr. Jong received his Bachelor of Science degree in Neurobiology and Physiology in 2002 from The Honors College at The University of Maryland, College Park. He received his dental degree from The University of Maryland, School of Dentistry in 2008 and completed a general practice residency with a focus on surgery at the Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Dr. Jong completed his post-doctoral residency in endodontics at New York University in 2012 where his interest in nerve regeneration led him to co-author two research papers that were published in the Journal of Endodontics.
Dr. Jong was awarded the President’s Scholarship at College Park and received membership to the Gorgas Odontological Honorary Society and the Gamma Pi Delta Prosthodontic Honor Society while at the University of Maryland.
Dr. Jong is a Specialist Member of the American Association of Endodontists, a member of the American Dental Association and the Maryland State Dental Society.
Published papers/book chapters:
Levin M, Jong G. The Use of CBCT in the Diagnosis and Management of Root Resorption. In: 3D Imaging in Endodontics – A new era in diagnosis and treatment by M Fayad, Springer, 2016, (Submitted)
Wang X, Jong G, Lin LM, Shimizu E. EphB/EphrinB Interaction controls odontogenic/osteogenic differentiation with calcium hydroxide. Journal of Endodontics 2013;39:1256-1260. (Link to abstract in the Journal of Endodontics)
Shimizu E, Jong G, Partridge N, Rosenberg PA, Lin LM. Histologic observation of a human immature permanent tooth with irreversible pulpitis after revascularization/regeneration procedure. Journal of Endodontics 2012;38:1293–1297. (Link to abstract in the Journal of Endodontics)