Your Smile, Our Mission

Dedicated to Compassionate, Comprehensive Dental Care

At Riverglen Dental, our mission is to bring life to every smile. Rooted in our core values of integrity, compassion, and dedication, we offer not just dental treatments but tailored solutions. From comprehensive preventive treatments to cosmetic treatments that will make you feel your best – you’re in great hands. Enjoy dentistry with a personal touch that meets your needs.

Pioneering Gentle Dentistry

Get To Know Dr. Ellen

Dr. Ellen Saslaw is delighted to be part of the Riverglen Dental family and be welcomed by such amazing staff and patients. Dr. Ellen will be facilitating Dr. Hays transition to his well-deserved retirement.

Dr. Ellen lives in Worthington and loves to be able to provide care to her home community. She grew up here in Worthington and attended the Ohio State University for both her undergraduate degree in Spanish and for Dental School. Dr. Hays was one of her instructors! After graduation from the OSU College of Dentistry in 2010, she has been working in private practice and loves treating patients of all ages. Dr. Ellen also performs Clear Aligner therapy, Botox, cosmetic fillers, and much more. She is excited to bring these services to Riverglen. When away from the office she enjoys spending her time with her husband and two daughters, working out, hiking, reading and listening to podcasts.

We are eager for you to meet Dr. Ellen and she is looking forward to getting to know all of our wonderful patients that make Riverglen so special.

Dedicated to Your Smile

Get To Know Dr. John Folk

Dr. Folk is a graduate of Miami University and The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He received his D.D.S. in 1986. After graduation, Dr. Folk also taught at The OSU College of Dentistry, in addition to starting his practice at Riverglen. Dr. Folk has since devoted full-time to general dentistry in Worthington and has been at Riverglen Dental Group for 30 years. He enjoys providing dental care for patients from toddlers to seniors.  

Dr. Folk and his wife Cathy reside in Powell and have been active in the community, from youth sports and charities, and neighborhood organizations. They have three adult children, Gretchen, John, and Sarah, a son-in-law, and two grandsons. Dr. and Mrs. Folk enjoy music and outdoor sports and activities.

Serving Columbus for Over 30 Years

Meet The Heartbeat of Riverglen Dental

Our team is the heart of our practice. With many members serving our community for over four decades, their dedication is unparalleled. Each individual brings a wealth of experience and a nurturing touch, ensuring you're met with familiar faces and consistent care every time.

Your First Visit

What to Expect

At Riverglen Dental, we value your time and trust. During your first visit, expect a comprehensive oral examination, a personal consultation to understand your dental goals, and a curated treatment plan tailored just for you. We strive to make your initial experience with us as comfortable and informative as possible.

What to Bring

Please bring your identification, insurance details, and any previous dental records if available. Fill out your new patient forms before your appointment to ensure a seamless and efficient experience.

Modern Comforts. Advanced Care.

At Riverglen Dental, we invest in state-of-the-art technology to make your experience efficient and comfortable. From our cozy waiting area to the latest dental equipment, we ensure every aspect of our practice reflects our commitment to excellence and patient comfort.

River View

Beverage Station


Intraoral Camera

Smile Brighter with Riverglen

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