Areas Served

John L. Kinsley, DDS General & Cosmetic Dentistry is a 3rd generation dental practice serving Rocky River families for the past 100 years. Originally founded by Dr. Kinsley’s grandfather, our practice proudly upholds the family tradition of providing Cleveland and Northeastern Ohio with top quality dental care.

Aesthetic Solutions for Everyone

If you feel embarrassed about the way your teeth look, or simply want to improve a few of their characteristics, you’ll be thrilled to know that Dr. Kinsley provides state-of-the-art services like:

Depending on your needs, goals, and budget, we’ll provide you with the options available to make your smile transformation a reality. Get a customized care plan, including financing options, without the pressure of having treatment you don’t want. All it takes is just one consultation with our Rocky River dentist to get started.

While You’re Here, Find a Bite to Eat

Within just a few minutes’ walk from our practice, you’ll find a variety of establishments offering good food and enjoyable refreshments. Leave your car parked in our parking lot while you walk just a block away to grab an afternoon pick-me-up from Starbuck’s, or to take out a fresh “real food” lunch from Whole Foods.

Within five minutes’ walk, other great dining options abound. For fine dining, check out The Wine Bar. Share a gourmet cheese board with friends, or enjoy a delectable entree option like sirloin in truffle butter. For a more casual atmosphere, drop into The Market for their popular Happy Hour and have a craft beer or specialty cocktail. Mondays are $10 Beer and Burger nights, and Thursdays are $3.00 Taco Thursdays.For other down-to-earth options, check out Tommy’s Place, featuring classic American dining and cocktails.

For boutique tacos and over 72 rums, head to Bomba. House made salsas and dip, from salsa verde to queso, await your dining pleasure. Try the plantains with lime crema for an appetizer, and the churros with marshmallow and chocolate dipping sauces for dessert! Last but not least, if you want to take the kids out for ice cream as a reward for their healthy dental report, Mitchell’s Ice Cream is a sure bet and a Rocky River family favorite!

Enjoying the Rocky River Atmosphere

The playground at Elmwood Park off Elmwood Road is a great place to plan your next family picnic. There’s covered pavilions, and even a horseshoe pit for your crew’s enjoyment. Elmwood Park, Martin Park, Lindin Park and Tri-City Park all offer multiple soccer and football fields, as well as tennis courts. Plus, the sidewalks are well maintained for runners. If you’re a swimmer, there are outdoor pools during the summertime, and indoor pools for the colder months.

Catch a beautiful sunset along the Lake Erie shoreline. Rocky River Park off Beachcliff offers a quiet spot to picnic with that special someone, or a nice green space to toss a frisbee with a friend. It is also home to the Lake Erie Birding Trail. Bradstreet Landing has picnic tables, grills, a fishing pier and an observation deck. The B.S. Bait Shop at Bradstreet’s Landing services all your bait and tackle needs to make a day of it on the pier.

Family Activities Near Bay Village and Westlake, OH

There’s no shortage of family activities in Bay Village, north of Westlake. Some of our favorites include Huntington Beach, Bay Lanes Bowling, and Lake Erie Nature & Science Center. With options for indoor and outdoor activities alike, the weather won’t ever keep you stuck at home! The nature center is one of Bay Village’s best kept secrets. It houses an indoor reptile collection, and an outdoor habitat for owls, hawks, and other fowl.

If your crew has a bit more energy to burn, try Sky Zone Trampoline Park in Westlake. There’s even a designated “toddler time” for younger children.

Lakewood Ohio Attractions

Did you know that we also see many families from Lakewood? Our convenient location is perfect for busy parents fitting in their family’s dental checkups. Lakewood also boasts great locations for picnics and play dates – like Lakewood Park. Just off Clifton Blvd. next to Lakewood Catholic Academy, the city park is a local favorite, with everything from indoor pavilions and a pool, to volleyball courts and a baseball diamond.

Fun in Fairview Park

Fairview Park is home to the Bain Park Cabin at Bain Park. The historical building can be rented out for special events such as weddings, parties, or showers. There’s even a full kitchen available for use when you book your private event. It’s the perfect local spot for hosting a conference or party.

Affordable Smile Makeovers in Rocky River

Making a great first impression is important for everyone. That’s why no matter how busy your life keeps you, making time to invest in your smile can pay dividends.

When your teeth need a boost, call John L. Kinsley, DDS General & Cosmetic Dentistry in Rocky River. We’ll work closely with you to create a customized smile makeover plan that gives you great results — and fits your budget. Financing plans are available. Contact us today for more information.

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Our Location

19433 Detroit Road | Rocky River, OH, 44116

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