Meet The Doctor

Oral SurgeonJeffrey W. Dongieux, DDS

Education

Bachelor ofScience, Mississippi College

Doctor of Dental Surgery, Louisiana State University of Dentistry

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency, New York/ Bellevue Hospital Center

Professional Associations

American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons

American Denatal association

American Dental Society of Anesthesiology

Florida Dental Society of Anesthesiology

Florida Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons

Louisiana Dental Association

Louisiana Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons

New Orleans Dental Association

Bayou District Dental Association

Certifications & Licenses

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Pediatric Advanced Life Support

Florida Dental License

Florida General Anesthesia/ Sedation Permit

Louisiana Dental License

Louisiana General Anesthesia/ Sedation Permit

Texas Dental License

Texas General Anesthesia/ Sedation Permit

Personal Profile

Dr. Jeff Dongieux has been practicing Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery for 13 years. His first practice was located in Kenner, Louisiana. Dr. Dongieux comes from a family involved in dentistry. His father and uncle were practicing orthodontists in the New Orleans area for 50 years.

Dr. Dongieux was raised in New Orleans and following high school he was recruited to attend Mississippi College on a golf scholarship. Following college, Dr. Dongieux attended dental school for 4 years in New Orleans, Louisiana. He then performed his specialty training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in New York City for 4 years, completing his surgical residency in 2002. Following the completion of his residency, Dr. Dongieux was an associate in private practice in Florida.

Throughout his dental school and residency education, Dr. Dongieux has received extensive training in orthognathic surgery, dental implant surgery, along with oral and facial reconstructive surgery using bone grafting techniques and distraction osteogenisis. He has also performed research comparing intraoperative sedation and recovery times using the most adavanced anesthesia techniques and monitoring devices. Dr. Dongieux has written publications regarding bone grafting for dental implants with some of the pioneering implant surgeons from around the country. Additionally, he has presented lectures to other Oral & Maxillofacial surgeons at national meetings regarding his anesthesia and implant research.

On September 11, 2001 Dr. Dongieux was chief resident at Bellevue Hospital in New York when the World Trade Center terrorist attacks occured. He volunteered to help in the rescue and recovery efforts that evening and for the weeks that followed at “Ground Zero”. He has performed media interviews and lectured to high school students regarding his experiences while working at ” Ground Zero”.

Hobbies & Interests

Dr. Dongieux has a son named Dylan. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and playing golf.