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About Us

OUR STANDARD OF EXCELLENCE

A standard of excellence in personalized dental care enables us to provide the quality dental services you and your family deserve. We provide comprehensive treatment planning and use restorative and cosmetic dentistry to achieve your optimal dental health. The team at Tepe Family Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

We appreciate your selection of our office to serve your dental needs. Our goal is to provide the very best possible dental care for our patients so that each of you may achieve optimal dental health throughout your lifetime. We emphasize quality care, comfort, and convenience.

Larry Tepe, D.D.S

Dr. Larry Tepe is a native Westsider and attended Elder High School and Xavier University. After receiving his D.D.S. at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 1977, he returned to Cincinnati to practice with his childhood dentist, Dr. McConnell Craig, at our present location in Cheviot. He is married to Jan and together they have two children and four grandchildren. Their son, Adam, is in marketing and lives with his wife, Mary, and their young son and daughter, in Greenville, South Carolina. Their daughter, Rachel, is also a dentist and lives with her husband, Ted, and their two young sons in Cincinnati.

Education

  • The Ohio State University, College of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.), 1977
  • Xavier University, Bachelor of Science, 1973
  • Elder High School, 1969

Career

  • General dentist in private practice since 1977 at present location in Cheviot.

Community Engagement

  • Shoulder to Shoulder Organization, mission trips to Honduras providing dental care since 2000
  • Elder High School, provider for physicals
  • Covedale Theater Sponsor

Professional Involvement

  • American Dental Association, Member
  • Ohio Dental Association, Member and Former Delegate
  • Cincinnati Dental Society, Member
  • American Academy of General Dentistry, Member

Interests

Larry enjoys golfing, swimming, running, bicycling, reading, and gardening.

Jan Hexamer Tepe, D.D.S

Dr. Jan Tepe is a native of Canton, Ohio, and graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in art. After having oral surgery while in college, she was inspired to go into the field of dentistry and became a dental hygienist before attending dental school at The Ohio State University. Jan graduated from dental school summa cum laude and is a member of the honorary societies Sigma Phi Alpha and Omicron Kappa Upsilon. After graduation, she worked for five years with the Procter and Gamble Company doing dental research. She left that job to spend more time with her children and return to private practice. Jan has practiced with Larry since 1989. In addition to private practice, she worked one day a week as a clinical instructor at the Ohio State University, College of Dentistry for nearly 11 years.   Jan is married to Larry and together they have two children and four grandchildren. Their son, Adam, is in marketing and lives with his wife, Mary, and their young son and daughter, in Greenville, South Carolina. Their daughter, Rachel, is also a dentist and lives with her husband, Ted, and their two young sons in Cincinnati.

Education

  • The Ohio State University, College of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.), 1978
  • The Ohio State University, College of Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, 1974
  • Northwestern University, BA, 1972
  • Glenwood High School (Canton, Ohio), 1968

Community Engagement

  • Shoulder to Shoulder Organization, mission trips to
  • Honduras providing dental care since 1999
  • Covedale Theater Sponsor

Dentist Qualifications

  • American Dental Association, Member
  • Ohio Dental Association, Member
  • Cincinnati Dental Society, Member
  • Sigma Phi Alpha, Member
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon, Member

Interests

Jan also enjoys swimming, golfing, skiing, bicycling, and reading.

OUR EXCEPTIONAL TEAM

Everyone in this practice operates as a team member. All have been trained as professionals and take pride in our professional capability so that we may better serve you. We feel the more you know about our practice, the more we can be of service to you. If there are any questions, however, please do not hesitate to ask. By listening to your thoughts and ideas, we can continually make changes needed to provide you with the best service possible.