Dr. Jeremy Abbott attended college at Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan. He went on to attend dental school at Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in Southern California where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2001.

Following dental school, Dr. Abbott practiced general dentistry in Oregon and Arizona prior to completing the Orofacial Pain and Dental Sleep Medicine residency program at UCLA, where he served as chief resident during his last year. Following residency, he practiced orofacial pain in California in an otolaryngology (ENT) medical practice in Ventura County, California.

Dr. Abbott is currently a clinical instructor at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry in the Department of Oral Surgery. He maintains hospital privileges at the University of Maryland Medical Center.

He member of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain, American Headache Society, and American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. He is board certified by the American Board of Orofacial Pain.

In the field of orofacial pain, Dr. Abbott has written articles, book chapters and scientific abstracts on head and neck pain, TMJ disorders, and headaches. He lectures nationally and internationally on the management of TMJ disorders and headaches. He also has ongoing research on TMJ disorders and headache, TMJ disorders from dental sleep appliances, and dental implant related nerve pain.

Dr. Abbott is married and has two young daughters. He enjoys spending time outdoors with his family, bicycling, reading, and sailing.