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Michael Sher DMD, MS

Meet Michael Sher DMD, MS

The son of a dentist, Dr. Michael Sher grew up in New Jersey. He excelled in his undergraduate studies and was awarded an academic scholarship to attend the prestigious University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. During his training, Dr. Sher conducted research in the dental field and was invited to speak at national and international conferences to present his findings.

Dr. Sher attended the University of Detroit Mercy Dental School to complete postdoctoral training in the field of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. His training focused on the use of cutting edge tools and techniques to correct smiles for people of all ages and complexities. Upon completion of his training, Dr. Sher received a certificate in the specialty of Orthodontics, and received a Master’s of Science degree for his research on the use of Cone Beam Computed Tomography (3D) X-Rays in the orthodontic setting.
Dr. Sher began his career in the Detroit suburbs, creating beautiful smiles with braces and Invisalign treatment. Devoted to providing the highest level of patient care, Dr. Sher achieved board certification, a designation only select orthodontists are able to obtain.
Dr. Sher is happily married to his wife, Dr. Deena Sher. They have three beautiful children.
Dr. Sher is proud to have earned the following medical professional affiliations:
  • Awarded status of, “Gold Provider” by Invisalign
  • American Board of Orthodontics
  • Royal College of Dentists of Canada
  • The American Dental Association
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Ohio Dental Association
  • Greater Cleveland Dental Society
  • Royal College of Dentists of Canada

Deena Sher, DMD, MS

Dr. Deena Sher grew up in Toronto, Canada. She followed after her mother and older sister, both of whom are general dentists. She came to the United States to train at the renowned University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine.

While there, she met and married her husband, Dr Michael Sher. During her training, she received numerous awards and conducted research on cellular healing and diabetes. After obtaining her dental degree, Dr. Sher dedicated an additional year for further training at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. There, she gained experience placing and restoring dental implants, treating head and neck trauma, and managing advanced prosthodontic treatments. She honed these skills practicing as a general dentist in Michigan.
Dr. Sher then pursued her passion for periodontics, completing a three-year residency at the University of Detroit Mercy, and receiving a Masters degree and certificate in Periodontics. She then completed board examinations both in the United States and Canada, making her a Fellow in Periodontics with the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and a Diplomate in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry with the American Board of Periodontology. She practiced in Michigan, prior to relocating to Ohio with her family. Doctors Sher has three beautiful children.
Dr. Sher is proud to be a member of the American Board of Periodontology.

Lawrence Frankel DMD MS

Meet Lawrence Frankel, DMD, MS

Dr Frankel is a long time resident of Cleveland Ohio, having attended Shaker Heights High School and then attending and graduating from Miami University with a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Chemistry and a minor in education.

He then attended Case Western Reserve School of Dental Medicine where he received his Degree in Dental Medicine. Following dental school, he completed a general practice residency at Mt Sinai Hospital in Cleveland becoming proficient in all aspects of general dentistry with a sub concentration in general anesthesia. He then worked as a general dentist prior to returning to the Case School of Dental Medicine where he received his Masters degree in Dentistry and a certificate in Periodontics. He continues his affiliation with CWRU School of Dental Medicine as a Clinical Associate Professor teaching residents in the Department of Periodontics. In 2008 he was recognized for his commitment to dental education and received the Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring in Periodontics Award from the American Academy of Periodontics.
He has been an active member in the Cleveland Dental Society, Ohio Dental Society, American Academy of Periodontics, Midwest Society of Periodontics, and Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity. Continuing education has been a passion for Dr. Frankel. He has achieved hundreds of hours of continuing education in dental implants, osseous regeneration, tissue grafting, and many other related areas. Dr Frankel and his wife Bonnie reside in the Village of Gates Mills where he has been a councilman for the past nine years.
When not practicing periodontics both he and Bonnie spend time biking and hiking, gardening and spending time with their three children and six grandchildren.

Meet the Team

  • Allissa

    Lead Clinical Technician

  • Tami

    Scheduling & Benefits Coordinator

  • Darlene

    Surgical Assistant

  • Gina


  • Desiree


  • Doris

    Surgical Assistant

  • Cassie

    Front Desk

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