Dr. Marianne Chingbingyong was born and raised in the Philippines. She attended St. Jude Catholic School and the University of the Philippines, where she received her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree. Dr. Marianne came to the United States to pursue postgraduate training in Orthodontics at New York University. She then completed a Pediatric Dentistry Residency at Boston University. While at Boston University, she also completed her Master of Science in Dentistry (MSD) degree and a Doctor of Science (DSc) degree in Oral Microbiology.
Dr. Marianne served on the teaching faculty of Boston University as a Clinical Instructor, and at the University of Florida and Baylor College of Dentistry as an Assistant Clinical Professor. She has authored clinical and scientific papers in dental and science journals. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Dallas County Dental Society, and the Texas Dental Association.
Dr. Marianne is married to Dr. Herman Dumbrigue and is a devoted mother of two boys. She is fluent in English, Mandarin, Fookien and Filipino.