Get to know the Office and Doctors
that will be taking care of your smile.
At DentalWorks Stow, you’ll find gentle, understanding dentists and hygienists committed to helping you look and feel better. And we’re working hard to make it easy to keep your family healthy. To clean your teeth. Straighten your smiles. And do it in a way that fits best with your schedule and life.
We’re the dentist you can trust for the life of your smiles. Because whether you know it or not, we already consider your family, part of ours.
4176 Kent Road
Kent, OH 44224
Phone Number: (330) 688-0057
Fax Number: (216) 584-1055
Monday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9am – 7pm
Tuesday: 8am – 5pm
Friday & Saturday: 8am – 3pm
Located next to Taco Bell in the same strip mall as Verizon and Romeo’s Pizza.
Open every other Saturday. Please contact the office for additional information.
Dental care is available for patients of all ages, including pediatric services and care for senior patients as well as adults.
For teeth that are out of alignment, metal braces can effectively shift the teeth to a proper position.
A dental implant involves placing a replacement tooth root in the jawbone, which provides the foundation for temporary or permanent tooth options.
Multiple types of oral conditions, such as disease, might negatively affect a patient's overall wellness. Stemming from damaging oral bacteria, gum disease is considered a main source of loose or missing teeth among patients aged 35 and up...
There are many types of oral surgery, including surgical procedures such as a tooth removal or a root canal.
Dentures are used to replace all of a patient’s teeth (complete dentures) or several teeth (partial dentures) to restore your smile.
DentalWorks cosmetic dentistry procedures will rejuvenate your smile.
In addition to preventative care, repairing your smile, and all of our standard services, we have even more that can help you and your family stay healthy.
From checkup and cleanings, to transforming your smile, our dental family is here for yours. But don’t take our word for it. See what our patients are saying about us.
The staff is friendly and the dentist has lots of suggestions on how to improve my smile. I would recommend this place to my family and friends.J.S.
The doctor was very professional but friendly, patient, and calm. The staff also reflected these qualities and this made the experience better. I felt much less stress and no pain for the most part. Overall I am satisfied and will be continuing with this dentist and office.R.M.
Lauren Young, D.D.S., is a General Dentist.
Dr. Lauren Young believes in providing dental care that meets the individual needs of each of her patients.
Dr. Young earned her Bachelor of Science degree in biology in 2011 at The University of Akron, where she graduated magna cum laude. She then went on to earn her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 2016. After receiving her DDS degree, she completed a two-year general practice residency at Mercy Medical Center in Canton, Ohio, where, in her second year, she accomplished the title of chief resident.
Starting at a young age, Dr. Young knew she wanted to pursue a career in dentistry due to her love of art, working with her hands and science — three passions that translate well into the industry.
She is a member of the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association, Comprehensive Dental Excellence Forum and Spear, which are organizations and study clubs that help to ensure she continuously provides the highest quality and most up-to-date care for her patients.
In her spare time, Dr. Young enjoys being involved in local dental association courses and serving at her church in Bath, Ohio. She adores her volunteer experiences with Refuge of Hope Ministry in Ohio and Nicaragua, where she provided comprehensive care to men without insurance or a financial means to pay for their dental treatment and extracted broken down teeth and treated people with extensive infections, respectively.
Mustafa Alani, D.D.S., D.M.D., is a General Dentist.
Dr. Mustafa Alani understands that dental care can be challenging and confusing at times, this is why he is focused on providing the appropriate care to address each of your particular concerns. He promises to treat you and your family with dignity and gentleness. All while taking the necessary time to carefully explain all treatments before rendering care.
Dr. Alani is a general dentist who earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of California Los Angeles. He chose the dental field because he enjoys the instant satisfaction of helping people while addressing their needs. During dental school, Dr. Alani worked on cancer research for the Department of Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System and collaborated on publications. Throughout his career, he received a Dean’s honorary scholarship and multiple other appreciation awards.
Dr. Alani is well versed in all aspects of general dentistry; with special areas of interests in surgical treatments, implant therapy, aesthetics, and Invisalign orthodontic care. He is currently a member of the Greater Cleveland Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association and American Dental Association.
Dr. Alani’s motto is, “Our best wealth is health.” In his spare time, he enjoys hiking at the local metro parks, reading and swimming. He has participated in dental volunteer programs and in hosting community programs.
Wade Najem, D.D.S., M.S.D., is an Orthodontist.
Dr. Najem's bio coming soon.
The DentalWorks Stow dental facility is centrally located in Stow, OH. Comfortable and relaxing, we welcome patients of all ages and walks of life to our facility. Built to house the progressive dental tools and technologies, our entire space was designed with the patient in mind. The patient experience begins with a warm greeting from our reception area team members, where patients are invited to relax and complete their necessary paperwork. Within our practice, we boast several exam rooms, in addition to a secluded area to consult about treatment and pricing. Our dental treatment area is fully equipped with the highest grade dental technology to make certain that every patient has a relaxing and effective experience. Our team welcomes you to visit our state-of-the-art dental facility, DentalWorks Stow in Stow, so that we can give you the service you require.
In light of the COVID pandemic, we are taking extra vigilance to ensure the health of you and our team. Please see the additional steps we are taking in our practices to ensure your safety.
We have reinforced our already comprehensive Infection Control procedures with our team members, which include:
In addition we are also taking the following additional steps:
If you develop any cold symptoms prior to your appointment, please consider rescheduling or utilizing our TeleDentistry website to be seen virtually.
We understand the longer dental practices remain closed to preventive care and treatment for early forms of dental disease, the more likely that patients’ untreated disease will progress, increasing the complexity and cost of treatment. It is recommended by the CDC that you minimize the number of visits by completing as much of your recommended treatment during your appointment.
Your health is at the heart of why we do what we do. We’ve made it our mission to clear up common misconceptions and impart the oral care knowledge everyone needs so that you live a healthier, longer life.
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From a simple fix to complex shifts, Invisalign clear aligners can straighten out your smile. Clear aligners are easy to wear, nearly invisible, and are more comfortable than traditional braces. We even will offer you a free consultation today to ensure Invisalign treatment is your best fit.