Dr. Jerry Albrecht (founder of Pediatric Dentistry of Sunset Hills) is a 1967 graduate of St. Louis University Dental School. After serving two years in the U.S. Air Force, Dr. Albrecht completed his hospital residency at Children's Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1971. He spent the next year working with disabled children at the University of Oregon Medical School. He returned to St. Louis in 1972 and created Pediatric Dentistry of Sunset Hills with the help of his wife, Marcia, and staff.
Dr. Albrecht is a member of the American Dental Association, Greater St. Louis Dental Society, American Society of Dentistry for Children, Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and a Fellow in the International College of Dentists. He has since retired as of August 2008. In honor of his 36 years in practice in Sunset Hills, he has been awarded a day, August 29th, as Dr. Albrecht Day by the Chamber of Commerce of Sunset Hills. He continues to volunteer his time with the Washington Oversea Mission.