DDS, The Ohio State University College of Dentistry; MSBS, pediatric dentistry/pedodontics, the University of Toledo Medical Center
Why She Was Nominated:
A mother herself, Dr. Westover understands the nuances of pediatrics. She gives her patients the most comfort possible, whether in the form of a size-appropriate bitewing or paying attention to the sensory needs of a child with autism. She donates dental supplies and is involved in the Cleveland Women’s Pediatric Dental Group. Additionally, she’s an American Board of Pediatric Dentistry Diplomate and a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the Greater Cleveland Dental Society and the Ohio Dental Association.
“My stepdad, Dr. Stephen R. Branam, is a pediatric dentist and has taught me so much about the business and caring for patients and families.”
Something People Don’t Know:
“I’ve seen two of the world’s largest craters, one by way of riding a donkey. ”