Dr. Jennifer Caplin
(312) 996-0230
UIC College of Dentistry
801 S. Paulina Street
  • Jennifer
  • Caplin
  • BS, DMD, MS
  • Assistant Professor of Orthodontics
  • Associate Director, Post-Graduate Orthodontics

Biographic Summary

Dr. Caplin joined our faculty as Assistant Professor in 2016.  Dr. Caplin received a BS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a DMD from the University of Pennsylvania, and an MS in Oral Sciences and a specialty certificate in Orthodontics from UIC. After dental school she externed in the Orthodontic department of the People’s No. 9 Hospital affiliated with the Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine in Shanghai, China. While in Shanghai, she established an oral hygiene program in an elementary school for underserved children.

Dr Caplin has taught classes at the University of Pennsylvania and at MIT.  She has also volunteered abroad, providing dental care in China, Mexico, Costa Rica, and Panama.