Meet Dr. David Lenhart


Education and Experience

Dr. Lenhart attended the University of Michigan for his undergraduate education. He received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 1989. He graduated third in his class with honors from the Academy of General Dentistry and the Academy of Oral Medicine, and was selected for Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Honorary Dental Fraternity. He also received the PC Lowry award for achievement in prosthodontics.

Dr. Lenhart practiced comprehensive restorative dentistry in the Toledo area for 12 years. His experience brings a special understanding of functional occlusion, comprehensive dentistry and its impact on Orthodontics. He also has a special interest in interceptive orthodontic treatment and has continued his education in all aspects of his profession.

Dr. Lenhart graduated from Case Western Reserve University in 2004 with a specialty certificate in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics and a Master of Science in Dentistry degree (MSD). He was selected by the orthodontic faculty to receive the CWRU award for clinical excellence.

“I am passionate about my job; I love what I do. I am so thankful for and am so fortunate to practice the specialty of orthodontics for a living! What I love most about orthodontics is the tremendous impact we have on both children and adults’ lives as we create wonderful smiles. It is very rewarding watching children blossom with their new smiles as they become young adults!” – Dr. Lenhart


Professional Affiliations

  • Toledo Dental Society
  • Ohio Dental Society
  • American Dental Association
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Iowa Society of Orthodontics

Outside the Office

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Dr. Lenhart and his family are residents of Sylvania, Ohio. He and his wife, Coleen are graduates of Bedford High School, and have been married since 1989. They have three daughters, Sydney, Mallory, and Kylee. They also have two Japanese Chins named Loki and Gizmo.

Sydney married her high school sweetheart, Scott in 2015 and graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 2018.  She is continuing her education at the University of Iowa orthodontics program.  We are very excited to welcome her to the practice in 2020! Mallory completed her Bachelors of Art degree at Lourdes University and is seeking a Master's degree. Kylee is a senior at Lourdes University, where she is studying Healthcare Administration.

The whole family is very active and enjoys all types of sports and other outdoor activities, such as volleyball, golf, tennis, biking, and downhill skiing. Dr. Lenhart is also an avid Michigan Football and Basketball fan!

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