Dr. John Kong, DDS

Periodontics  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
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Dr. John Kong, DDS
Dr. John Kong is a periodontist and a dental implant specialist, one of the roughly 1% of dentists board-certified by The American Board of Periodontology. He is a graduate of the Bronx H.S. of Science and finished his undergraduate education at Amherst College / Wesleyan University. He received his dental education from SUNY School of Dental Medicine at Stony Brook, where he graduated at the top of his class. He then completed a 3 year, full-time residency in Periodontics & Implantology at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey while also getting published in peer-reviewed dental journals on Bone Regeneration. He was recently appointed as Chief of Implantology at Flushing Hospital Medical Center, a non-profit MediSys Health Network. In addition, he's received certification in Invisalign braces and completed a one year post-graduate program on Full-Mouth Reconstruction: Implants, Aesthetics, and Occlusion at NYU. He has extensive training and expertise in periodontics, oral reconstructive surgery, implants, sedation dentistry and comprehensive treatment planning. Dr. Kong will impress you with a high level of skill and technical abilities. He regularly attends continuing education lectures and employs the latest equipment and cutting edge techniques to provide his patients the most up to date procedures and healthy smiles. He has a warm and caring bedside manner and is sensitive to his patients' needs. He is also active in his profession as a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), New York State Dental Association (NYSDA), International Congress of Oral Implantologist (ICOI) and American Academy of Periodontology (AAP). Dr. Kong lives in Forest Hills, NY and in his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and son. His hobbies include music and cooking with tobasco sauce.

12510 Queens Blvd Ste 219

Kew Gardens, NY 11415

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Dr. John Kong, DDS

Dr. John Kong, DDS

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Connection Dental
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

The goal for my practice is simply to help my patients retain their teeth all of their lives if possible in maximum comfort, function, health, and esthetics, and to accomplish this appropriately - Dr. L.D. Pankey
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Practice Areas

  • Periodontics
  • Oral Surgery
  • Orthodontics
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Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Gum Disease
  • Periodontitis
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
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Procedures

  • Bone Grafting
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Brace
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Implant
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Invisalign®
  • Invisible Dental Braces
  • Osseous Surgery
  • Restoration of Dental Implants

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Wesleyan University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • State University Of New York At Stony Brook
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kong has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications
  • Clinical and Histological Comparison of Extraction Socket Healing Following the Use of Autologous Platelet-Rich Fibrin Matrix (PRFM) to Ridge Preservation Procedures Employing Demineralized Freeze Dried Bone Allograft Material and Membrane, 2009

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kong's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kong to family and friends
4.7
based on 15 total reviews
Dr. Kong's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Kong accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Dental DPPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus PPO
  • Connection Dental
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
  • Guardian
    Dental
    DentalGuard Preferred
    Guardian PPO
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • Principal Financial Group
    Principal Financial Group PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Core PPO
    Dental PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Kong has admitting privileges

Flushing Hospital Medical Center
45th Avenue and Parsons Boulevard
Flushing, NY 11355
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