Dr. Karen Cooper Celebrates 20th Anniversary in Dentistry


After 20 years in the world of dentistry, Dr. Karen Cooper has mastered the art of hard work, dedication, and elegant skillful hand techniques. Therefore, without further a due allow me to introduce one of Savannah’s very own general dentist who emphasizes her practice, Smile Designs by Dr. Karen Cooper, on cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Karen Cooper set her vision on Savannah, Georgia back in 2006; she is now celebrating her 14-year anniversary of owning Smile Designs by Dr. Karen Cooper. At that time, she only possessed a dream and a heart filled with goals. Nevertheless, with the weight of success on her shoulders, she managed to undergird her vision and began her journey to opening her own private practice. Dr. Karen Cooper received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern California then pursued her doctorate at Case Western Reserve School of Dentistry. Dr. Karen Cooper was the only African American female dental student during her attendance at Case Western Reserve. She was determined to illustrate a different perspective than those of her instructors and classmates as it relates to educating African Americans. Dr. Karen Cooper knew that dentistry was her destiny as she trailblazed through the educational system, becoming the first dental student to do a full mouth reconstruction case. When Dr. Karen Cooper came to Savannah, Georgia she was attracted to the historical richness of the city and immediately began working for Dr. Robert Simmons Family Dentist. Meanwhile, she was constantly furthering her education by obtaining IV sedation certification, Implant placement certification, Invisalign certification, and by being an active member in many dental societies all while mentoring the community youth on obtaining goals. One may ask has a doctor so prominent made any mistakes? I submit to you indeed mistakes have been made, but Dr. Karen Cooper has a philosophy, “We don’t practice mistakes although we may experience them.” Dr. Karen Cooper operates in the field of density at many different capacities. She has been an instructor for many prestigious dental institutions and an associate dentist at several locations all while extracting the knowledge to gain experience in perfecting “One Smile at a Time.” Dr. Karen Cooper opened her very own dental practice on the second day of February 2006, while continuing to be a service to the Savannah community. Dr. Karen Cooper has won “Top Dentist of the Year” as well as featured on several magazines as the greatest doctor. She herself has been honored to grace the cover. She will be adding another success to list this year as she is set to open her own dental assisting school. Dr. Karen Cooper will persevere through any obstacles while maintaining being an asset to the community educating and providing paramount Dentistry for every patient. Dr. Karen Cooper not only focuses on cosmetic dentistry but family dentistry; seeing patients of all ages. Visit www.SavannahSmileDesigns.com

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.