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Department Dentistry
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dental Bridges
  • Dental Crowns
  • Dental Fillings
  • Dental Implant Restoration
  • Dental X-Rays
  • General Dentistry
View all 7 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Facial Pain
  • Temporomandibular Disorders
View all 2 Specialties +


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About Karyn Kahn, DDS

Karyn Kahn, D.D.S., is a Staff Member in the Department of Dentistry at Cleveland Clinic’s Head and Neck Institute. Dr. Kahn is also a consultant for Craniofacial Pain and Jaw Dysfunction with the Cleveland Clinic as well as an Assistant Professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry.

Her specialty areas include general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, temporomandibular disorders, and facial pain.

She earned her dental degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry in Cleveland, Ohio. She is a member of the American Equilibration Society.

Dr. Kahn has presented a number of times on topics such as temporomandibular disorders and headaches, among others.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Medical Education - Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA

Specialty Interests

cosmetic dentistry, facial pain, general dentistry, temporomandibular disorders

Awards & Honors

  • Member, Honorary Dental Society:  Omicron Kappa Upsilon
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 2/13/2023, Dr. Kahn has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

120 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

51 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2023

Dr. Khan is excellent. She took time to exam and explain. Don't feel being rushed through.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2023

Responses by phone were prompt and the doctor offered an even earlier apointment for me if the latter wasn't possible

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2023

Dr showed me the process and explained what was happening with my mouth guard and it's corrections

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2023

Dr. Kahn is excellent in every aspect of the care.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2023

Dr is very compassionate caring and personable. I would recommend her to anyone.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2023

Dr Kahn took extra effort to consult with specialists in head and neck when she noted a lesion in my CT scan. She showed the image to me from various viewpoints. She met with the appointment staff person to ensure I would be seen as quickly as possible. She also personally did the impressions of my teeth rather than delegating that to another worker.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2023

I hope Dr Kahn will ensure someone else in Cleveland will gain her skillset

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

Dr. Kahn is one of the best doctors I have ever seen. She's simply the best!!!

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

Dr. Kahn is one of the best and THE reason I continue to go the Cleveland Clinic for my dental needs.

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2023

Dr was awesome

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2023

I've never seen a doctor take such care with her patients. She has the perfect calming voice and she's very proactive. Good follow up as well.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2023

Dr. Kahn is extremely kind and caring.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2023

Dr. Khan is attentive

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2023

Dr Kahn could be the nicest doctor I have ever met. So caring. So smart.

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2023

Excellent care and instruction provided by Dr Karyn Khan.

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2022

My visit with Dr. Kahn was extremely helpful, and she's a wonderful doctor!

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2022

Dr. Kahn is extremely competent and caring.she listens to everything I have to say when she is making decisions about treatment. She never is impatient when I ask the same question more than once. Her answers are thorough.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2022

Dr. Kahn is extremely competent in her field and explores all options for care.

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2022

Dr Kahn is a great addition to my team

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2022

Dr Kahn was awesome! Very thorough, respectful, and explained everything so we understood the diagnosis completely. Excellent communication and care.

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2022

Dr Kahn's approach was very thorough withGood recommendations

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2022

Dr. Kahn is one of the first in 11 years who has listened and didn't just brush my pain off as normal TMJ pain. She actually looked for the source.

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2022

Dr. Kahn is always very patient. I have been having difficulty with the mouth guard appliance. I have had several visits. Each time Dr. Kahn listens and works on solving my problem.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2022

Dr. Kahn is a superstar. We are VERY privileged to be patients in her practice.

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Reviewed on Aug 24, 2022

Dr. Khan is a very good dentist.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2022

Dr Kahn is the best, so thorough and understanding.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2022

Dr. Kahn was very professional, personable, and helpful. She spent over an hour with me evaluating my condition, explaining her findings, and discussing my options. After the visit I thought of more questions and she called me to answer them thoroughly. I will definitely recommend her!

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2022

Simply the best. Takes her time and most importantly listens to the concerns of her patient.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2022

10/10 she is a great provider and she is so helpful and knowledgeable in her field of practice. Also very sweet and caring as well.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2022

Dr. Kahn is very particular to ensure the highest quality of care and service. She is amazing!!

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2022

Always wonderful care from this provider!

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2022

Both Julie and Dr Kahn were thorough and compassionate. Dr Kahn explained everything she was doing and why. She took time to explain what the issues were and why she recommended proceeding the way she would. She stopped to make sure I understood and allowed me to ask questions. She answered my questions in language that I could understand.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2022

Dr Kahn is an excellent dentist! My teeth have never looked and felt so good!

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2022

Dr Kahn is professional, caring and incredibly knowledgeable. She is the greatest TMJ specialist out there. I'm grateful for the amazing care I've received from her over the years.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2022

Dr. Kahn is extremely professional and extremely personable. She took extra time to explain again the treatment and how it would be helpful to me. She treated me with great respect and showed me she cares about me.

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2022

Dr Kahn is excellent!

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2022

This was the best experience I have had with a DR. She was very attentive and took time to answer all my questions.

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2022

Dr. Khan's Interaction with patients is an example that should be followed by all healthcare providers. A consummate professional that cares and makes you feel at ease.

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2022

Dr. Kahn is always very patient and great at explaining procedures etc. As we discussed the issue I was having she realized that I was actually causing my own problem. Hopefully her suggestions will work and the roof of my mouth will heal soon.

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2022

Dr. Kahn is a wonderful dentist. She has helped me continue my TMJ care after moving here from MI. It is unfortunate that COVID stopped all dental services, such as crown replacements, for non-CC employees. I could have really used her expertise and knowledge for that procedure since she treats my TMJ.

Reviewed on May 6, 2022

Karyn Kahn and her team is amazing !I learned so much about my condition from Dr. Kahn and how to care for my TMJ as well as her treatment plan. I'm truly happy .

Reviewed on May 6, 2022

I highly recommend Dr. Kahn and her staff.

Reviewed on May 6, 2022

Dr Kahn is wonderful. Very informative and helpful.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2022

Dr. Khan is great.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2022

Dr Kahn was the answer I've been looking for in regards to my pain in my face/jaw! I finally have a path that will lead to healing and less pain and I am so thankful to have found her! Her and her staff are incredible and friendly and I am very pleased to work with them!

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2022

Dr. Kahn is absolutely incredible and REALLY knows her stuff! I finally feel like I have answers where others were unable to provide or help! I am so thankful!

Reviewed on Apr 7, 2022

Dr Kahn is very kind. Her depth of knowledge helps to find solutions to the problem I was seeking help for.

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2022

Care provider is a great professional who truly cares.

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