​Dr. Kristy Kao

Dr. Kristy Kao grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. She attended the University of Pennsylvania for her undergraduate studies with a major in Biological Basis of Behavior. She subsequently went on to attend dental school at Columbia University, where she realized her love of working with children.

​Upon graduation from Columbia, Dr. Kristy completed specialized training in pediatric dentistry at Albert Einstein/Montefiore Medical Center where she further developed her skills in treating children of all ages, including those with special needs. Dr. Kristy looks forward to giving each patient a fun, positive experience at the dentist and setting them up for a lifetime of dental health!

In her free time, Dr. Kristy enjoys doing yoga, trying new restaurants in the city, and spending time with her family and friends.