Faculty & Staff bios

Jenny Tjahjono, DMD

Clinical Managing Partner / Assistant Professor

College of Dental Medicine

E-Mail: jtjahjono@westernu.edu



  • ADA/CDA/TCD: member
  • ADEA: member


Dr. Tjahjono obtained her Bachelor of Sciences in Biological Sciences at the University of California in Irvine and her DMD from Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM). At HSDM, her research topic was "The Validity of Self Reported Periodontal Disease" with Dr. Kamudi Joshipura as her principle investigator. Prior to coming to Western U, she worked as the dental director at the Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program. She also was the extramural clinical instructor for HSDM and Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine. She has since focused her practice and continuing education in community and restorative dentistry.