Dr. Sam Latif, DMD

Dr. Sam Latif, DMD

Cosmetic Dentistry  ·  

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Dr. Sam Latif, DMD is a cosmetic dentistry practitioner in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 34 years. He practices cosmetic dentistry, pediatric dentistry, and more.Read his story

Ohio Cosmetic Dentists

1010 Bethel Rd

Columbus, OH 43214
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife

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Dr. Latif's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Latif "Sam Latif, DMD, FMII, FICOI, DICOI graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Dentistry in 1984, after receiving a Bachelor's degree at the University of Missouri and a Master's degree from the University of Indiana. He began practicing in Columbus, Ohio shortly after graduating from dental school. During his 30 plus years career in dentistry, Dr. Latif has taken hundreds of hours of continuing education courses to ensure he is providing the most advanced dentistry available to patients. He has taken courses in aesthetic dentistry from Case Western Reserve University, several implant courses from the Midwest Implant Institute, as well as cosmetic dentistry courses in Canada and Brazil. Dr. Latif received his Diplomat from the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and The Mid West Implant Institute. Because of the exceptional dentistry he provides, Dr. Latif was voted Top Dentist of the Year by the American Consumer Council 10 years in a row from 2003-2014. Additionally, DoctorOogle. com, a website for and by patients, has awarded him the highest ranking for general dentists in Columbus, Ohio. Dr Latif is married and has two sons. When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Latif enjoys playing golf and reading."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Latif "When you visit our office in Columbus,your smile is our top priority. Dr. Sam Latif and his entire team is dedicated to providing you with the personalized, gentle care that you deserve.Part of our commitment to serving our patients includes providing information that helps them to make more informed decisions about their oral health needs.  This website is a resource we hope you’ll find both useful and interesting."

17  Practice Areas

  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Family Dentistry
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Neuromuscular Dentistry
  • Orofacial Pain Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry
  • Sleep Medicine Dentistry
  • Special Care Dentistry
  • Sports Dentistry

14  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Loose Teeth
  • Teething
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache

12  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Missouri-Bs
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Southern Illinois University School Of Dentistry-D.M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Indiana-Ms
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Case Western Reserve University-Aesthetic Dentistry
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Latif's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Latif to family and friends
92 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (92)

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Dr. Latif's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

The staff there are very friendly makes you very comfortable and relaxing environment I like it because you're in and you're out regardless of whatever procedure you're having done,, I have no complaints ????
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I've been a patient of Dr Latif's since 1999 & wouldn't go any where else. I have been struggling w/ insurance & Dr Latif has let me pay as i can. He is as loyal to his patients as we are to him. I will be moving in the next few mths but I plan to return to Columbus for my dental care using my...more
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