Dr. Kenneth Starling grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. He attended Marist School (‘76) and Georgia Tech (‘80), where he received a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. Dr. Starling received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (’85) at Emory University and practiced general dentistry for five years before returning to Emory University School of Post-Graduate Dentistry for a Certificate in Orthodontics in 1992.
Dr. Starling is an active member of many professional organizations at the local, state, and national levels, including the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, the Hinman Dental Society, the Georgia Association of Orthodontists, and the Gwinnett Challenge Study Club. Dr. Starling was previously the President of the Georgia Association of Orthodontists and currently serves as a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. Dr. Starling served on staff at Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center as a member of the Craniofacial-Cleft Palate team. He offers continuing education classes and workshops for dental staff in the area.