Dr. Jennifer J. Lape is a Lancaster native. She completed her undergraduate studies at Ohio University and graduated from dental school at The Ohio State University. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association, and Hocking Valley Dental Society. Dr. Lape has been recognized in the Columbus Monthly Magazine’s issue of “Top Dentists in the Columbus Metropolitan Area”. After working at Gentle Dental Care for 10 years, Dr. Lape purchased our practice in 2016 and has continuously strived to improve the technologies and services offered by the practice.
Dr. Lape lives in Lancaster with her husband Kurt and their three daughters: Lexie, Laynie, and Lenyn. In her free time, Dr. Lape coaches gymnastics for the local YMCA. She also enjoys being outdoors, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.
Dr. Lape and selected staff have completed training on Botox© and dermal fillers. In addition to the wonderful cosmetic dentistry Dr. Lape is able to provide, she and her staff are able to address frown lines, crow's feet and smoker's lines with Botox as well as redefining thinning lips and marionette lines to give patients a younger look. Dr. Lape is an associate of the American Academy of Facial Esthetics.
Dr. Lape has an Associate Fellowship Certification from the World Clinical Laser Institute in the WaterLase MD™ hard and soft tissue laser, as well as the diode soft tissue laser. This technology allows her to provide you with the latest, most up-to-date treatment available. Dr. Lape has also participated in several mini residencies to stay current on the latest techniques in restoring dental implants. She truly loves providing patients of all ages with the best care and treatment possible in a gentle, caring and conservative way.