Meet the Dentists in New Albany, OH
Chris M. Clark, D.D.S.
Dr. Chris Clark graduated from Wright State University in Dayton with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology before going on to study at The Ohio State University College Dentistry, where he graduated in 2007. He completed his residency through The Ohio State University, gaining experience in full-mouth rehabilitation, extractions, periodontal surgery, restoration of dental implants, and children’s dentistry among other things. He was an associate dentist at his previous office, and he’s also worked with the Ohio Project, providing dental care to underserved areas of Ohio.
Dr. Clark played university soccer during his undergraduate education and was a member of the Omega National Honor Society. In dental school, he won the Clinical Excellence Awards in 2007, acted as a bench instructor for the fixed partial denture class in 2007, and was a group practice leader. He was also an active member on the dental school class government during his time there, holding several different positions. He’s been very involved in his community in the past, volunteering at Children’s Hospital, working with Habitat for Humanity, working with Give Kids a Smile, and collecting clothes for Good Will. He also donates his time collecting food for the Village Coalition Against Hunger and has spoken about dental health and its relationship to heart disease with The Mended Hearts non-profit organization here in Columbus.
In his free time, Dr. Chris likes to spend time with his wife, Beth and their daughters, Lily and Evie. He is an avid golfer and loves golfing with his girls and his friends. He also loves to travel an is a big fan of Buckeye football! GO BUCKS!
Elizabeth A. Malys-Clark, D.D.S.
Dr. Beth Clark graduated from Youngstown State University with her Bachelor of Arts in Vocal Performance before going to The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, where she graduated in 2007. She completed her residency through The Ohio State University, learning more about medically compromised patients, children’s dentistry, fixed and removable prosthodontics, oral surgery, periodontal surgery, and more. She’s worked at several other Columbus area dental practices prior to starting her own practice, Clark Family Dental, with her husband and partner, Dr. Chris Clark.
She was the recipient of an OSU scholarship in dentistry, made the dean’s list during all of her years at dental school, and was a member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society. During her undergraduate education, she was a member of the Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society, the lota Chapter of Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-Med Honor Society, and Golden Key National Honor Society.
Giving back to the community is very important to the Clark’s. She’s volunteered with Give Kid’s a Smile, helped raised money for the March of Dimes, helped collect clothes for Good Will, toys for Salvation Army and good for the Village Coalition Against Hunger. She has also worked with the Ohio project. She enjoys going into her children’s school to discuss dental health.
Dr. Beth enjoys spending time with her husband, Chris and their daughters, Lily and Evie. She participates in triathlons and a few running races a year, biking, traveling, skiing and hanging out with close family and friends.