About Our Practice


Richards Frankel Dentistry is a family dental practice that focuses on preventative and regenerative care with a focus on total health by incorporating whole-health strategies.

The health of the head, neck and mouth is an important indicator of the overall state of the entire body. At Richards Frankel dentistry we are dedicated to using state-of-the-art technology, strategies gained through advanced dental education and employment of customized examination methodology to deliver quality, 360 degree dental care. We strive to maintain the most up-to-date knowledge, ensuring our patients are able to achieve improved outcomes through their experience with our team.
We welcome families, children and adults of all ages to become a part of our dental family. Our practice is patient-centric – our staff of hygienists, dental assistants and our dentist, Dr. Margaret Richards Frankel all working synergistically to help meet the needs and desires of our patients. We welcome patients who are healthy and those who have significant dental health issues – even those who have been nervous about confronting dental issues in the past. We take an interdisciplinary approach to dentistry, working together with dental specialists, as well as physicians in order to provide excellent care and improved dental outcomes for our patients.

Dr. Margaret Richards Frankel is at the forefront of dental treatment modalities – her patients describe her as innovative, thorough, knowledgeable and kind. She always takes the time to walk patients through diagnosis and possible treatment plans, making them an expert and advocate in their own care.

Richards Frankel Dentistry offers a full range of services including pediatric dentistry, cosmetic services, periodontal care, crowns, bridges, cavity fillings, implant restorations, airway assessment and sleep apnea appliances.  We have highly trained staff that can assist you with any of your dental needs.

This family practice will have your family looking and feeling their best. We welcome you, and your children to our dental practice for a comprehensive evaluation.


About Dr. Margaret Richards Frankel


Dr. Margaret Richards Frankel is the second generation of her family to service Clevelanders with quality dental care. Her father, Dr. Steven Richards, transitioned the dental practice to her in 2013. Dr. Frankel is a graduate of Case School of Dental Medicine and is a member of many dental organizations, both local and national. Dr. Margaret Richards Frankel is a member of the American Dental Association, The Academy of General Dentistry, the Ohio Dental Association, The Greater Cleveland Dental Society, as well as Alpha Omega International Dental Society. Dr. Frankel is also faculty club at Spear Education – a premier continuing education group in Scottsdale, Arizona. Dr. Frankel is passionate about being active in the dental community and staying on the forefront of dentistry.

Dr. Margaret Richards Frankel grew up in Shaker Heights, where she also now resides with her family. For over 18 years she was a professional ballet student. Ballet taught Dr. Frankel discipline, the importance of striving for excellence and meeting goals. Ballet also taught Dr. Frankel that practice and unwavering commitment are keys to success as well as the value of art, allowing her to develop a love for it. She now applies all that she learned from ballet into dentistry. Richards Frankel Dentistry is “dentistry designed for health and well-being” – a combination of art, science, passion, and excellence that differentiate Richards Frankel Dentistry from other practices.