Get To Know Smile Expert Dr. Sam Latif, , DMD, FMII, FICOI, DICOI

Dr. Latif

Award-winning dentist, Sam Latif, DMD, has been providing compassionate and gentle cosmetic dental care to patients from in and around Columbus, Ohio for more than three decades. Dr. Latif has been voted Top Dentist in Central Ohio by his peers 8 years in a row, as published in Columbus Monthly and The Columbus Dispatch. For the past 16 years, he has been named one of America’s Top Dentists by the Consumers’ Research Council of America and a Leading Physician of the World by The International Association of Dentists.

What is your greatest achievement?

  • Top Dentist in Columbus Ohio Region
  • Americas Top Dentists Award
  • Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Associate Fellow of Midwest Implant Institute

What is the future of your field?

With the expanding field of knowledge, the patient's smile can only become more natural and the longevity and success can only become better.

What is the biggest misconception about your field?

Pain and affordability.

What are your most requested procedures?

Implants, veneers, crowns, and cosmetic dentistry.

What surgical advancements are you most excited about?

Implants and gum recession techniques.

What are you best known for?

Implants and complete smile restorations and pain-free anesthetic injections.

What is your most memorable patient reaction?

Not one particular patient but it is such an honor and so enjoyable to see each patient's happiness with their smile when their treatment is completed.

What sets your practice apart?

We have state-of-the-art equipment, continuing education, and training and the patients and staff are like family with each other.

What do you love most about your profession?

The happiness I give when a patient's treatment is completed and they see their improved smile.

What is your career-defining procedure?

Full mouth restorations and Implants!