Stephanie L. Kaplan, DDS is a restorative and cosmetic dentist in Mt. Lookout, a suburb of Cincinnati. Stephanie earned her bachelors degree from Indiana University in 1990, and then went on to graduate summa cum laude from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 1995.
Stephanie knows that a beautiful smile can truly change lives.
Drawn to the field of dentistry through her desire to help others, Stephanie takes great pride in working with her patients to reach their individual goals and loves developing long-term relationships with them along the way. In particular, Stephanie knows that a beautiful smile can truly change lives. She recalls one patient who had been ashamed to show her teeth all of her life, and says, “When we finished her case, she cried and smiled at the same time. It was an incredible moment.” Stephanie is committed to professional development and life-long learning. Her studies at the renowned Pankey Institute, Spear Institute and Seattle Study Club further enable Stephanie to provide her patients with comprehensive care. She and her team are well versed in the latest transformational technologies. Her expertise covers gentle, restorative and cosmetic dentistry, including TMJ therapy, porcelain veneers and crowns. Stephanie is also a certified provider for both Invisalign® clear aligner orthodontics and in-office Boost teeth whitening.
“Making a Difference” is a motto that Stephanie lives by in both her personal and professional lives. An active member of her community, Stephanie supports both local and national philanthropies, including the Susan G. Komen Foundation, Junior League and Cincinnati Jewish Federation. She can also be found volunteering at her daughters’ schools.
Outside the office, Stephanie enjoys spending her time with her family. She and her husband, Howard, have two daughters, Hannah and Sarah. Stephanie is dedicated to being a role model for her girls, and is proud to balance her fulfilling career with raising a family and spending time with her daughters.
- Favorite local institution: Cincinnati Reds
- Favorite quote: “The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step” – Lao Tzu
- Favorite book: Daring Greatly by Brene Brown (non-fiction) and The Help by Kathryn Stockett (fiction)
- Favorite movie: When Harry Met Sally