Dr. Nicole R. Lehninger grew up in Munich, Germany and moved to the United States in 1994. She received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of South Florida, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She received her Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of Florida College of Dentistry in 2002, and relocated to Venice to practice dentistry with Dr. Acker.
Dr. Lehninger excels in dentistry with a focus on continuing education. Her most notable achievement has been receiving the Diplomate status in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, an honor given to dentists that have excelled in implant surgery and restorations.
Dr. Lehninger is a member of numerous professional dental organizations, including:
- International Congress of Oral Implantologists
- Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- West Coast Dental Association
- Sarasota County Dental Association
- Seattle Study Club
Dr. Lehninger is an avid golfer and enjoys spending time with her family, playing classical piano, and traveling. She speaks German fluently.