Get to know Dr. Jon Chay and Dr. Martha Hendrix.
Your Greenville Kids’ Dentists
Dr. Jon Chay
Board-certified pediatric dentist Dr. Jon Chay is a Greenville native. He completed his undergraduate degree in biology at the University of South Carolina-Columbia. He then attended dental school at the Medical University of South Carolina.
After obtaining his doctorate degree, Dr. Chay moved across the country to Los Angeles to complete specialty training in a pediatric dental residency program at the University of Southern California. There, he earned his certificate in Pediatric Dentistry. Although he enjoyed his time in Southern California, being near loved ones in the state filled with “smiling faces and beautiful places” was hard to resist.
Now, as a Greenville pediatric dentist and expert in the unique oral health needs of infants, children and teens, Dr. Chay is all about putting his patients at ease. By helping kids feel comfortable and engaged during dental visits, they’re able to receive the care they need in order to achieve outstanding oral health.
In his spare time, Dr. Chay enjoys traveling with his fiance, Jihae, and playing golf. He’s also a huge sushi enthusiast.
Dr. Martha Hendrix
Dr. Martha Clark Hendrix was born in Greenville, SC. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and graduated cum laude from Wofford College in 2004. After graduating, she went to the Medical University of South Carolina and received her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in 2009.
Dr. Hendrix quickly learned that she enjoyed helping children develop healthy smiles and has been practicing for 12 years as a dentist for kids in the Upstate. At Oak Tree Pediatric Dentistry in Greenville, Dr. Hendrix takes the time to get to know each child personally, communicating with parents and children to create a lifetime of happy teeth.
In her personal life, Dr. Hendrix is married to Emory Guy Hendrix, Jr., a graduate of Clemson University and financial advisor with Raymond James in Greenville. They have a son, Emory “Guy” Hendrix III, who was born in 2014, and a daughter, Mary Alice Hendrix, who was born in 2017.
Dr. Martha is the oldest of four girls, one of whom is her twin. She enjoys singing, dancing, baking, traveling and spending time with her family. She is also a member at Earle Street Baptist Church, where she sings in the choir and is a member of the Round Table Sunday School class.