Dr. Robert E. Klein

Oral Surgeon in Akron, OH

Dr. Klein is the latest surgeon to join our team.  Born and raised in Akron, he is ecstatic to be home providing care to the community. Dr. Klein graduated from West Virginia University with honors in both Biology and Dentistry.  His four year Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery training was completed at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center just outside of New York City.  There Dr. Klein was named chief resident and treated complex facial trauma and reconstruction cases, children with cleft lip and palate, and individuals with congenital and acquired dentofacial deformities. He has advanced training in dental implant placement, complex full mouth implant reconstructions (Teeth-In-A-Day/All-on-4), as well as the latest IV sedation and general anesthesia techniques.

Furthermore, Dr. Klein is a published author in the prestigious Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America alongside some of the biggest names in the field.     

In his free time, Dr. Klein enjoys WVU sports, working out, golfing, playing guitar, and spending time with his wife, Caroline, who is a general dentist in Stow. 


  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency (Chief Resident, 2015): New York Medical College (Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center) 

  • Doctor of Dental Surgery (2011): West Virginia University

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology (2006) : West Virginia University 

Certification and Licensure

  • Diplomate: American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Basic Life Support
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • Biomet Total Temporomandibular Joint Replacement Surgical Skills Course (2014)

Professional Affiliations 

  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Dental Association
  • Ohio Dental Association
  • Akron Dental Society

Abstracts, Presentations, and Publications 

  • “Preprosthetic Surgery.”: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America (Vol. 27,  Issue 3. 2015)

  • “A Large Mandibular KCOT Requiring Resection and Reconstruction: A Case Report.”
  • “Rare Presentation of Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma: A Case Report.”
  • “Superior Dislocation of the Mandibular Condyle into the Middle Cranial Fossa: A Case Report.”

Dr. Klein’s Abbreviated CV

Akron‘s Premier Oral Surgery Practice Since 1964. Contact us with any questions or to make an appointment.
Akron OH
Akron Office Phone Number 330-836-2882
Stow OH
Stow Office Phone Number 330-686-0224
Norton OH
Norton Office Phone Number 330-825-9941

Our office hours are Mon, Tue, Thu 8:30AM - 5:00PM, Wed 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, & Fridays 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM for all locations.