Jay Um, D.D.S.
Las Vegas

Dr. Jay Um, Las Vegas Dentist


  • Misch International Implant Institute 
  • Licensed in CT, FL, and NV.
  • NYU College of Dentistry – DDS
  • Vassar College – BA

After growing up in Simsbury, CT, Dr. Jay studied biology and music at Vassar College, where he was also an All-American swimmer and the class treasurer. He went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York University College of Dentistry with honors in esthetic dentistry. In addition to a one-year training in esthetic dentistry at NYU, Jay completed implant and periodontal training. He is excited to be a part of Tender Dental and is looking forward to meeting all the current and new patients.

Upon graduation, he practiced dentistry in Naples, FL and Fairfield, CT before deciding to move to Las Vegas. He is an implant diplomate at International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI).  And, he is a member of The American Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and American Academy of Implant Dentistry.

When not in the office, Jay enjoys playing the piano, reminiscing about his early years of performing with orchestras as a soloist and collaborating with his sister, a Juilliard violinist, on the stage of The Carnegie Hall. He lives in Las Vegas, NV.