Jonathan Albaugh

Orthodontist


Personal Biography

Dr. Albaugh has been practicing dentistry since 2008. In his spare time, he enjoys going to the beach, reading in Balboa Park, kayaking, figure skating (he is nationally ranked and has 13 years of experience), and trying new restaurants. He also enjoys playing video games, landscaping, gardening, hiking, traveling, and going to the gym and to the movies. Dr. Albaugh grew up in Pennsylvania and then lived in Boston and Las Vegas, so he is excited to finally be living in sunny southern California!

DMD

Tufts University; Boston, MA

Residency

AEGD, Lutheran Medical Center; Roxbury, MA

Specialty Certificate

Orthodontics – Roseman University of Health Sciences, Advanced Education in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics MBA Residency Program

Quotes

“As your orthodontist, I will not only strive to give you an outstanding smile, but to also create a fun, welcoming environment. Having braces is a big commitment, so I am very conscientious about your smile and will treat you like I would my own family. I love observing the boost of confidence my patients experience after seeing their best possible smile!”

Personal Favorites

Dr. Albaugh’s favorite TV shows are Saturday Night Live, The Daily Show, The View, and Star Trek, and his favorite movies are The Wizard of Oz, Little Miss Sunshine, Mean Girls, Star Wars, The Avengers, and Iron Man. For vacation, he enjoys visiting Hawaii.

Professional Association

American Association of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, San Diego County Dental Society, American Dental Association, California Dental Association

Volunteer Experience

Tooth Day at Fenway Park, geriatric outreach, elementary school outreach, Big Brothers and Sisters of Crawford Co., Inc.

Awards

Resident Research Excellence Award, American Academy of Dental Practice Administration Endowment & Memorial Foundation Award for Excellence & Academic Achievement during Dental Education in Dental Practice Administration, Tufts Merit Scholarship, Thomas Watson Memorial Scholarship, Meadville Medical Center Medical Staff Memorial Scholarship, Ruby Marsh Eldred Scholarship, Graduate Student Award: Economics Department

Achievements

Junior Olympics 4th place medalist in Open Juvenile Ice Dancing, Anaheim, CA (1997); dean’s list for high performance on National Boards Part I and II; received honors for senior thesis in economics; Doane Scholar; Alden Scholar