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Jeffrey M. Solomon, DDS
 

(Lathrup Village and Brighton)

Dr. Solomon delivers comprehensive dental care for total oral wellness. He enjoys getting to know his patients and providing the exemplary service they deserve. People of all ages have depended on Dr. Solomon's skill and experience for beautiful smiles and whole-mouth health.

Dr. Solomon's Education & Interests

He received his undergraduate degree from Michigan State University and his DDS from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. An avid learner, Dr. Solomon continues to hone his skills through postgraduate study and has completed courses in CEREC (one visit porcelain crowns and restorations), Invisalign (invisible braces), sedation dentistry (dentistry while you sleep), cosmetic dentistry, head and neck pain, TMJ disorders, endodontics (root canal therapy), and total patient care and comfort techniques.

His professional affiliations include the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation, and the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity.

Family Life and Personal Interests

Dr. Solomon lives in Franklin with his wife Michelle and daughter Zoe. Some of his many interests include physical fitness, spin biking, weight lifting, and playing squash and tournament tennis. Dr. Solomon is also a foodie, and he loves taking his family to new and different restaurants around the country. Additionally, Dr. Solomon loves to travel with his family, participate in outdoor activities, and just kick back and relax with his daughter.

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Robert R. Lokar, DDS, MS

(Lathrup Village)

Dr. Lokar is a licensed Orthodontist in the State of Michigan and has been practicing in SE Michigan for over thirty years. He graduated from University of Detroit with a Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree and was honored with membership in Omicron Kappa Upsilon (Dental Honor Society). He earned his master’s degree in Orthodontics during a two year residency program at Loyola University in Chicago and again graduated with honors.

Dr. Lokar’s Experience

Over the past 30 years, Dr. Lokar has excelled as a practitioner, inventor, innovator, lecturer, and writer in the field of modern orthodontics. Additionally, Dr. Lokar currently maintains a position as an Associate Professor of Orthodontics at the University Of Detroit Mercy Dental School in the graduate orthodontic program.

While concentrating his efforts on treating patients throughout southeastern Michigan, Dr. Lokar is also teaching and completing his term on the board of the Michigan Association of Orthodontists.

Dr. Lokar has been highly sought after as a lecturer throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. He speaks frequently to other orthodontists around the globe on the latest technological advancements in patient treatment, many of which he has helped to develop.

Dr. Lokar has served as…

  • President of the Detroit District Dental Society
  • President of the Loyola-Jarabak Foundation
  • President of the Detroit Orthodontic Clinic Club
  • Michigan Dental Association Trustee
  • Chairman of Detroit's Annual Dental Review
  • Chairman of Michigan's Annual Dental Meeting
  • Chairman of Three Great Lakes Orthodontic Association meetings
  • President of the Michigan Association of Orthodontists
  • Peer Review Chairman of the Michigan Association of Orthodontists Memberships
  • American Association of Orthodontics
  • Michigan Association of Orthodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • Michigan Dental Association
  • Great Lakes Association of Orthodontics

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George Westphalen, DDS

(Lathrup Village)

I take pride in practicing dentistry and making my patients comfortable from treatment plan to completion. It truly is a team effort, which is why I enjoy working with my patients to come up with treatment that is in line with their goals. Seeing it all come full circle is why I do what I do.

Dr. Westphalen’s Education

Dr. George Westphalen was born and raised in Southern California but completed his undergrad in the Midwest at Michigan State University, where he played Volleyball for the Spartans. After receiving a degree in Human Physiology, he moved to San Francisco to attend the University of the Pacific Dental School and practiced there until recently when he made the move back home. When he's not in the office, you can usually find Dr. Westphalen enjoying the sunshine, playing/watching sports and spending time with his wife, Leah and chocolate lab, Brinkley.

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Dr. Tamara Mackie

(Brighton)

Dr. Mackie graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry with a Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree, and she was honored with membership in Omicron Kappa Upsilon (Dental Honor Society). She is committed to delivering quality, personalized dental care, and to making patients feel comfortable and at ease every step of the way. When she is not in the office, you can find Dr. Mackie playing tennis, hiking, and spending time with friends and family.

 


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Dr. Jordan Rabban

(Lathrup Village and Brighton)

Being able to practice my craft while maintaining a strong relationship with patients is what I truly love about dentistry. I believe in providing exceptional care and including the patients in every step of the process to ensure we are working towards a mutual goal.

 

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Dr. Clara 

(Lathrup Village)

Dr. Clara earned her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of Detroit Mercy where she was heavily involved with research and numerous scholastic activities. She is deeply passionate about providing the best care possible for her patients while also maximizing comfort during their visits. Dr. Clara is an avid reader and a life-long learner, constantly finding ways to optimize her craft for the benefit of her patients. Dr. Clara enjoys staying active and spending time outside with her family and friends.


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Dawn

(Lathrup Village)

Treatment Manager

About Dawn

Dawn has been in dentistry since 1993. She is a graduate of Washtenaw Community College and Rochester College. She has also received a degree in Business Communications. Dawn is X-ray certified, and she has completed training in orthodontics, pedodontics, and periodontics at the University of Michigan. Dawn enjoys being part of a high-tech practice and prides herself on staying current with advances in dentistry. She values the opportunity to provide customized care that meets the unique needs of her patients. When not at work, Dawn likes to spend time with her family, participate in outdoor activities, attend sporting events, and travel.

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Faye

(Lathrup Village)

Dental Hygienist

About Faye

Faye has been in the dental field since 1997 and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene from West Coast University in California. She finds great joy in meeting patients and providing them the highest level of care while making sure their visit is as comfortable as possible. Some of her many interests include playing the piano, drawing, and weightlifting. Additionally, she loves spending quality time with her husband Gene and their dog.

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Jessica

(Brighton)

Dental Assistant

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Morgan

(Brighton)

Dental Hygienist

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Megan

(Brighton)

Dental Hygienist

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Catherine

(Brighton)

Treatment Coordinator

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Arleen

(Brighton)

Treatment Coordinator

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Leisa

(Brighton)

Office Manager 

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Call Signature Smiles in Southfield today to schedule your appointment. Our dental office provides uncompromising care and exceptional service to residents of Southfield and surrounding areas.

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