Meet the Doctor

Terence R. Dentkos, DDS, MS

Professional Organizations:

Terence R. Dentkos
  • American Dental Association
  • Ohio Dental Association
  • Greater Cleveland Dental Association
  • American Associates of Endodontists
  • Composite Study Club
  • Lorain County Dental Society- previous member
  • Akron Dental Society- previous member
  • American College of Prosthodontists- previous member

Personal Interests:

  • Watching my sons sporting events of football, lacrosse, baseball, and basketball
  • Cheering on the Buckeyes, golf, home improvement and Landscaping


2006-2008 MarquetteUniversity- Certificate in the Dental Specialty of Endodontics and MS degree
2007-2008: Chief Endodontic Resident
1996-1999 The Medical College of Georgia- Certificate in the Dental Specialty of Prosthodontics
1992-1996 The Ohio State College of Dentistry- DDS degree
1989-1992 The Ohio State University- Undergraduate studies: accepted into dental school after 3 years
1985-1989 Brooklyn High School- High School Diploma


1996 The American College of Prosthodontists Outstanding Senior Student Award
1996 The Carl O. Boucher Conference Outstanding Senior Student Award
1992-1996 The Ohio State College of Dentistry Scholarship Recipient

Publications and Research:

2008 Dentkos T, Berzins D, Bahcall J: Journal of Endodontics: Evaluation of Cutting Efficiency of Ultrasonic Tips by Using Nonstatic Model
1999 Nahon M, Dentkos T, Nelson S: Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry: Effect of Impression Material on Hybridized Dentin

Qualifying Examinations:

2006 State of Wisconsin Dental Board
1996 State of Ohio Dental Board
1996 Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations
1996 North East Regional Board

Terence R. Dentkos, DDS, MS

Phone: 440 268 8445, Fax: 440 268 8443 Email:
16626 Pearl Rd
Strongsville, OH 44136