Dr. Jacob Young has been providing excellent, compassionate dental care for over 10 years!
A native of Ventura,
Ca, Dr. Young moved to the Kansas City area in 1995 and began his undergraduate studies at UMKC, obtaining his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology. He then continued his education a the UMKC School of Dentistry and entered into private practice in 2004. Dr. Young places high value on deep community connections and is active in serving the Kansas City community through outstanding dental care as well as volunteering time and services to local residents. He has acted as co-chairman for the annual Walk for Health Foundation, raising much needed funds for the Cass County Dental Clinic. Some of the other organizations that he has worked with include:
- Team Smile
- Missouri Mission of Mercy
- Share a smile with a Vet
- Great Lakes Dental - Military dental clinic
Dr. Young prides himself in being well-educated and knowledgeable on the latest dental advances and technologies. He regularly attends Continuing Education conferences, lectures and is a member of multiple professional organizations, including:
- American Dental Association
- Missouri Dental Association
- Greater Kansas City Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
In his free time, Dr. Young enjoys staying active with camping and sport activities. He loves to root for the Kansas City Chiefs, Royals and Sporting KC soccer! Dr. Young also enjoys coaching and being involved with his kid's sports and activities. Dr. Young and his wife, Julie have 3 children - Dalton, Madalyn and Colton.