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GEDC Enters Cleveland and Columbus Through American Dental Centers Affiliation

April 18, 2016

CLEVELAND, OHIO – April 18, 2016 – Great Expressions Dental Centers (GEDC), a leading dental service organization, today announced its affiliation with American Dental Centers, Ohio’s largest privately owned group dental practice. The affiliation will include 13 offices in Cleveland, Columbus and the surrounding areas.

Since 1975, American Dental Centers has been providing quality dental care to patients in the Cleveland and Columbus areas. The practices have long offered braces, orthodontics, dentures, dental implants, dental emergency treatment, Zoom whitening and Forever White services.

“We are eager to grow our presence in Ohio and expand our services outside of our existing Ohio offices in Toledo,” said Richard Beckman, CEO of Great Expressions Dental Centers. “American Dental Centers has been providing quality care to Ohio residents for 35 years, and we look forward to partnering with an organization that places the same value on patient service and care.”

The affiliation will offer new and existing patients access to Great Expressions Dental Centers Smile Protection Plan – continuing both organizations’ commitment to affordable dental care.

“At American Dental Centers, we have raised the bar in dental care and patient service throughout the Cleveland and Columbus areas, and we are delighted to affiliate with Great Expressions to continue to grow in these capacities. The partnership will ensure a seamless transition for our patients and employees alike,” said Dr. Sam Jaffe, founder of American Dental Centers.

American Dental Centers practices that Great Expressions Dental Centers is affiliating with are located at the following addresses:

  • 9853 Johnnycake Ridge Rd #309, Mentor
  • 34302 Euclid Ave, Willoughby
  • 3636 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland
  • 648 Great Northern Mall, North Olmstead
  • 209 Midway Blvd # A, Elyria
  • 2000 Brittain Rd, Akron
  • 2086 Romig Rd, Akron
  • 790 Arlington Ridge, Akron
  • 4957 West Tuscarawas, Canton
  • 2058 Baltimore Reynolds Rd (State Route 256), Reynoldsburg
  • 2086 E Dublin-Granville Rd, Columbus
  • 3844 Hard Rd, Dublin
  • 1738 Hilliard Rome Rd, Hilliard

To schedule an appointment, call 888-SMILE-80 or visit

About Great Expressions

For nearly 40 years, Great Expressions Dental Centers (GEDC) has been a leader in preventative dental care, orthodontics and specialty care with local offices in Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Texas and Virginia. One of the largest privately owned dental service organizations in the United States, GEDC is consistently recognized for contributions to improving oral health through quality and safety initiatives, affordable dental care services, patient convenience, research and more. For more information, go to

Great Expressions Dental Centers® branded practices are independently owned and operated in specific states by licensed dentists and their professional entities who employ the licensed professionals providing dental treatment and services. Office practices may vary and patients should contact the dental office for treatment and service issues.

ADG, LLC, provides administrative and business support services and licenses the Great Expressions Dental Centers® brand name to independently-owned and operated dental practices. ADG does not own or operate dental practices, or employ the licensed professionals providing dental treatment and services.


Megan McCarl
Lambert, Edwards & Associates

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