Nicole M. Ford, DMD
Doctor of Dental Medicine, Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine, Downers Grove, IL Graduated May 2017.
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- Massachusetts Dental Society
- Chicago Dental Society
- American Dental Association
- Delta Sigma Delta
Academy of General Dentistry 2017 Senior Student Dental Award
Awarded to two senior dental students that maintained an academic balance while clinically demonstrating exceptional doctor-patient relationship.
International College of Dentists Student Humanitarian Award 2017
Awarded to one graduating senior that exemplified and demonstrated passion for altruistic humanitarian service during dental school.
Dental Lifeline Network, Brian D. Stone 2017 Student Award
Awarded to one graduating senior who was committed to volunteerism and helping those with special needs.
Dr. Thomas Lakars Award for Exemplary Leadership
Awarded to one dental student in Delta Sigma Delta that demonstrates exemplary leadership.
Dental Scholarship Award, Oral Health Foundation Pierre Fauchard Academy
Awarded to one student who exemplifies outstanding leadership and academic achievement.
2016 Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine Outstanding Student Leader of the Year
Awarded to one student in the dental school who exemplifies outstanding leadership.
Robert S. Kaplan, DMD
A solid education began a dedication to your smile
“My education didn’t stop when I graduated from dental school. Because dentistry is a field that progresses quickly, I take hours of continuing education each year. That way, I’m sure to stay on top of new developments. New developments that help me help you.”
Bachelor of Arts: Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
Doctor of Dental Medicine: Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA
Residency: General Practice, Boston City Hospital, Boston, MA
Postgraduate Study: TMJ, Posterior Inlays, Implant Restoration, L.D. Pankey Institute, Levels 1-5
Postgraduate Study in Clinical Practice: Cosmetic Dentistry, Smile Design, Occlusion, TMJ Therapy, Intraoral Photography
Continuing Education: Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ), Posterior Inlays, Certified in Branemark Implant Restorations, Complete Dentures, Hands-on Esthetics, State-of-the-Art Esthetics, Tooth Replacement in Dentistry, Esthetic Treatment Planning, Intraoral Photography
Professional memberships give you & me the benefits from an open exchange of ideas
“I belong to these associations so I can learn and share new techniques and ideas with colleagues. It allows me to give you the very best in effective and comfortable dental care.”
Member: American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society, Metropolitan District Dental Society, L.D. Pankey Alumni Association
Leading-edge technology makes dental care more pleasant & meaningful to patients
“I try to educate my patients so they know how to care better for their teeth. After all, their bright, healthy smiles are what my practice is all about. And they often tell me they appreciate learning more, too.”
Sharing knowledge to benefit dentistry as well as patients
“Contributing to the education of up-and-coming dentists means as much to me as educating patients about dental health.”
Clinical Instructor: General Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine; Spear Education (visiting faculty)
Hospital Affiliation: Franciscan Children’s Hospital, Brighton, MA
In his spare time, Dr. Kaplan enjoys playing tennis, traveling with his wife, reading, and fine dining.