Meet Dr. Richard Kennedy

Dr. Richard Kennedy | Cincinnati Ohio Pediatric Dentist


A Cincinnati native, Dr. Kennedy received his Bachelor’s Degree from Westminster College in Missouri in Biology.  He then went on to attend The University of Louisville Dental School.  There he graduated with honors with a degree of Doctorate of Dental Medicine.

Upon completion of Dental School, he became a dental resident at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, where he was given a CP fellowship.  He completed his residency at CHMC in 1980.  In that same year, he went on to open a dental practice in Fairfield and later expanded to Oxford Ohio.  Dr. Kennedy serves on staff at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, where he performs outpatient dental surgeries.

Along the way, Dr. Kennedy served as the president of the Division of Pediatric Dentistry at Children’s Hospital and he has also been the president of the Keeley Dental Society. Presently, he is an honored Diplomat of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and an active member of the Butler County Keeley Dental Society in Goshen, Ohio. He is also active in The Give Kids a Smile Program.

In his private pediatric dental practice, Dr. Kennedy and his friendly staff provide dental care to the younger members of his ‘family’, utilizing the latest information, technology and tools. When Dr. Kennedy isn’t fighting “tooth bugs”, he hits the ice, playing and coaching hockey.

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