40 UNDER 40 HONOREES

  • MARYANN JACKO

MARYANN JACKO

  • Wellington, Ohio
  • Wellington Dental and Doylestown Dental

Age:

36

Name of Practice:

Wellington Dental and Doylestown Dental

Specialty:

General dentistry

Education:

DDS, Ohio State University


Why She Was Nominated

Dr. Jacko is renowned for her passion for treating and caring for her patients, improving her clinical skills through cutting-edge continuing-education seminars and putting patients and staffers at ease with her friendly, compassionate and upbeat personality.

Inspiration

One of Dr. Jacko’s favorite parts of running a rural practice is being involved in her community. “I love getting wedding invitations and baby announcements from our patients,” she says. She also makes sure to use the latest technologies, such as digital X-rays and intraoral cameras. “Our philosophy is that people in rural areas deserve to have Los Angeles– and New York–type dental service.”

Biggest Challenge

Running a business while treating patients.

Advice for Aspiring Dentists

“Take as many business courses as you can.”