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Welcome to West Chester Dental Group
The West Chester Dental Group team love the kind of work they do. After all, not everyone gets to see the positive effects good care can have over time, and that is exactly what we get to see! We do our very best to offer outstanding dental treatments to our Tri-State area patients and their families, and to provide care that can help smiles last for a lifetime. As dental providers in West Chester and surrounding areas, we offer a number of different types of dental services. Some of the types of dental services that we offer include:
Cosmetic dentistry allows us to help our patients have the beautiful smiles they desire and deserve. We have a variety of excellent cosmetic dentistry services available, including but not limited to prepless veneers, beautiful porcelain crowns, Invisalign invisible braces, teeth whitening, dental bonding and even more.
For some patients, going to the dentist can be an anxiety riddled affair. As a dentist (Cincinnati area) we offer a full line of sedation dentistry options to our nervous or anxious patients so that they can have the sense of calm and relaxation they need in order to receive the dental care that keeps their smiles happy and healthy. Sedation dentistry has helped thousands of people during treatment, so if you suffer from dental anxiety we can do our best to help you.
Dental implants are small, titanium alloy posts designed to provide an anchoring point for a porcelain crown or other dental apparatus. Using dental implants our team can effectively replace missing teeth – permanently! This fantastic dental technology has truly changed the game for those with tooth loss and other dental issues that have required teeth extraction.
General dentistry provides one of the most important things in all of dentistry — a foundation for great oral health, and preventative care to help stop future dental issues. We offer a comprehensive selection of general dentistry services including tooth colored fillings, dental hygiene instruction for proper care, teeth cleanings and more.
Meet Our Doctors
Our team is thrilled to be able to offer these wonderful services and even more to our patients and their families. We are proud to be a dentist Cincinnati area and beyond and cannot wait to help you have the smile of your dreams.
DR. SOPHIA THANKARAJ
Dr Sophia Thankaraj graduated with her dental degree from India. She did her post-doctoral training in a general practice residency at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, OH where she earned her certification in conscious sedation. She served as Chief Resident in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery department at Miami Valley Hospital (MVH).
She is on Medical Staff at MVH where she holds a faculty position in the GRP Program. She works with Dental Residents to provide access to dental care for underserved and special needs patients in the community.
She is caring, gental, patient and passionate about providing quality dental care to her patients. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association, Dayton Dental Society and Academy of General Dentistry.
In her free time, she enjoys time with her family and global humanitarian efforts.
DR. MANJULA NATARAJAN
Dr. Manjula Natarajan (Dr. Manju) graduated from dental school in India in 1997, she practiced dentistry in a well established hospital for a few years before following her husband to the United States. After coming to the US, she completed her two years of advanced standing dental program at University of California, San Francisco.
Dr. Manju has been practicing general/family dentistry since 2004 in the Dayton area. She attends many continuing education courses to keep up with the latest in dental techniques to provide her patients with a beautiful and healthy smile.
She loves to travel with her husband and her two son’s, Aditya and Akash.
DR. PRASANNA GURU
Dr. Prasanna Guru D.M.D. began his dental career in India where he earned a degree in both general dentistry and endodontics. Dr. Guru’s years of experience in general dentistry and endodontics adds extensively to our practice’s ability to serve our community.
After receiving his degrees in India, Dr. Guru moved to Boston where he studied at Boston University and earned his D.M.D. Upon graduation, he moved to Chillicothe, Ohio where he began practicing dentistry full-time. Shortly after moving to Chillicothe, he moved with his practice to the Cincinnati area to enjoy the city life. He has been practicing in the Cincinnati area for the past 7 years where he has continued to study the latest trends and updates in the world of dentistry.
Dr. Guru’s training in endodontics brings a new level of expertise to the surgical and non-surgical treatments for our patients.
Currently, Dr. Guru is taking a course studying new techniques in the placement of dental implants. His determination to be on the top of dental implant and endodontic procedures makes him a phenomenal addition to West Chester Dental Group.
In his free time, Dr. Guru enjoys playing golf, skydiving, zip lining, and spending time with his wife at his home in West Chester. Make an appointment today to meet Dr. Prasanna Guru and to get all of your dental needs taken care of in one location.
DR. DONG-IL KIM
Dr. Dong-il Kim graduated with a bachelor of business degree from Fisher College at The Ohio State University (OSU) in 1999. He then graduated with a doctor of dental surgery degree from The Ohio State University School of Dentistry. OSU has been and continues to be among the top dental schools in the United States both didactically and clinically.
Dr. Kim understands the importance of continuing education. In fact, each year he spends a considerable amount of time learning new techniques and working on the art of dentistry. As a member of the American Dental Association, Dr. Kim is committed to providing his patients with the highest quality dental care and offering services using state-of-the-art technology. In 2011 he was selected as “The Best Dentist in America.”
When he isn’t at work, Dr. Kim enjoys golfing and watching his sons play soccer and basketball, but most of all he enjoys spending time with his family. Dr. Kim lives in Columbus, OH with his wife and three beautiful children (two sons and a daughter).
Hours of Operation
Monday: 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday: 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday: 7:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
West Chester Dental Group, West Chester Road, West Chester Township, OH, USA