About Dr. Starling

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Kenneth E. Starling, Jr., D.D.S., P.C.

Dr. Starling earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Emory University in 1985. Dr. Starling 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 became Board Certified in March 2007.

Dr. Starling is an active member of many professional organizations at the local, state and national levels including the American Association of Orthodontists and the American Dental Association. He was previously the President of the Georgia Association of Orthodontists. Dr. Starling served on staff at Scottish Rite Children's Medical Center as a member of the Craniofacial – Cleft Palate team.

Dr. Starling is an Atlanta native who attended Marist School and Georgia Tech, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. He resides in Grayson with his wife, Flo, and their three children, Grace, Kent and Patrick. As an Eagle Scout, Dr. Starling has been active in scouting as an assistant scoutmaster. He is also involved in the community as a youth baseball coach. He was a member of the Parents Council at Agnes Scott College from 2012-2016. Dr. Starling and his family regularly volunteer at the Central Presbyterian Men’s Shelter in downtown Atlanta.