Dr. Kezia Jacob

Kezia A. Jacob, D.M.D. was born in India and immigrated to the United States in 2001. She comes from a family of medical professionals who have a passion and dedication for caring for others. She graduated summa cum laude from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University where she received her bachelor of science degree in biology, and graduated cum laude from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where she received her D.M.D. degree.

While at Tufts, Dr. Jacob was a Merit Scholar, on the Dean’s List, and was in the top 12 percent of her class. She was a recipient of the Sagalyn and Rothenberg Scholarship for her academic excellence in general dentistry, the AAE Student Achievement Award in Endodontics, and was accepted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society.

Dr. Jacob completed her general practice residency at Metropolitan Hospital in New York City and has been practicing ever since. She continues to grow with her passion of dentistry by taking CE courses and learning from other professionals in her field.

Apart from dentistry, Dr. Jacob enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She enjoys cooking, traveling and reading.

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