1866
April 4, 1866

C.J. O’Donnell Sr. Moves From New York City to Cincinnati

C.J. O’Donnell Sr. Moves From New York City to Cincinnati

CJ O’Donnell Sr. left New York and came to Cincinnati and began his career as an educator with Cincinnati Public Schools.  He was twice married and had 5 children: Gertrude O’Donnell Sharkey (daughter-married a physician), R.J. O’Donnell (son-physician), William F. (son-dentist), Lewis Cornelius (son-dentist), and Cornelius J. (son-dentist).

1900
May 5, 1900

Lewis Cornelius O’Donnell Graduates From The Ohio College of Dental Surgery

Lewis Cornelius O’Donnell Graduates From The Ohio College of Dental Surgery

Lewis Cornelius O’Donnell graduates from The Ohio College of Dental Surgery (2nd oldest dental college in the United States which was located in downtown Cincinnati from 1845-1926) and becomes a dentist in the US Army serving in the Philippine Islands during the Spanish American Conflict and then World War I. He returns in 1919 and settled in Greenville, OH. He practices dentistry until February 25, 1940 when he dies in a fire in his dental office.

1903
May 1, 1903

William F. O’Donnell Attends Ohio College of Dental Surgery

William F. O’Donnell attends the Ohio College of Dental Surgery (2nd oldest dental college in the United States which was located in downtown Cincinnati from 1845-1926). In his junior year, he was the class president and also played on the baseball team. He eventually became a purchasing agent for French Bauer Inc., a Cinncinnati Dairy icon.

1919
May 1, 1919

Cornelius J. O’Donnell Graduates The Ohio College of Dental Surgery – The Beginning of the Family Dental Legacy

Cornelius J. O’Donnell graduates The Ohio College of Dental Surgery (2nd oldest dental college in the United States which was located in downtown Cincinnati from 1845-1926) and earns his license from the Ohio State Dental Board, the beginning of the family dental legacy.

September 1, 1919

Cornelius O’Donnell Begins Practicing Dentistry in Downtown Cincinnati

Seventh Street near Vine Street

1920
May 3, 1920

C.J. O’Donnell, D.D.S. Moves His Practice to the Brighton German Bank Building

C.J. O’Donnell, D.D.S. Moves His Practice to the Brighton German Bank Building

C.J. O’Donnell, D.D.S. Moves His Practice to the Brighton German Bank Building

July 3, 1920

C.J. Marries Helen Gunn and has Five Children

C.J. Marries Helen Gunn and has Five Children

Married Helen Gunn and had five children Helen, Patricia (Larry Tepe’s Mother, Colleen and Rachel’s Grandmother), Maureen, Joan, and Michael.

1936
April 9, 1936

C.J. O’Donnell Announces New Location Near Elder High School

C.J. O’Donnell Announces New Location Near Elder High School

C.J. announces his new location in the Rosemont Bldg., 4024 Glenway Ave., Price Hill

1947
June 12, 1947

C.J. O’Donnell Dies after 28 Years of Practicing Dentistry

CJ dies after 28 yrs. of dental practice. At the age of 52 after a year-long illness.

1949
June 18, 1949

C.J. O’Donnell’s Daughter Marries Lawrence Tepe Sr.

C.J. O’Donnell’s Daughter Marries Lawrence Tepe Sr.

CJ’s daughter Patricia marries Lawrence Tepe Sr. and had six children Larry, Tim, Dennis, Matt, Mary, John. (Patricia O’Donnell Tepe, Lawrence Tepe Sr., Helen O’Donnell, Mother of the Bride from left to right.)

1964
May 5, 1964

Dr. McConnell Craig starts practicing at 3427 Glenmore Ave.

Dr. McConnell Craig starts practicing at 3427 Glenmore Ave.

Dr. McConnell Craig starts practicing at 3427 Glenmore Ave.

1966
May 14, 1966

Roger Higley graduates from OSU College of Dentistry and starts practicing at 3507 Glenmore Ave.

Dr. Roger Higley graduates from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry and starts practicing at 3507 Glenmore Ave. a few years later.

1977
May 14, 1977

Larry Graduates from the OSU College of Dentistry and returns to Cincinnati

Larry Graduates from the OSU College of Dentistry and returns to Cincinnati

Larry Graduates from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry and returns to Cincinnati to join Dr. McConnell Craig at 3427 Glenmore Ave.

September 1, 1977

Larry and Jan get married and go on to have 2 children Adam and Rachel

Larry and Jan get married and go on to have 2 children Adam and Rachel

1978
May 13, 1978

Jan Graduates from the OSU College of Dentistry

Jan Graduates from the OSU College of Dentistry

Jan graduates summa cum laude from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry and returns to Cincinnati where she works as a part-time dentist at Heberle School as part of Cincinnati Public School dental program and as needed at the Glenmore Ave. office.

June 1, 1978

McConnell Craig Retires

1979
May 1, 1979

Jan begins dental research position at P&G

Jan begins a full-time position at Procter and Gamble (P&G) research dentist at Winton Woods and Sharon Woods locations working on the development of chlorhexidine gluconate prescription mouthrinse and periodontal disease. She also worked part-time on Saturdays at the practice in the Carew Tower.

1983
January 1, 1983

Larry purchases Downtown Practice

Larry purchases practice from Dr. Shannon in Suite 921 of the Carew Tower in downtown Cincinnati. He works both offices where they become busy enough for Jan to join the practice. (Carew Tower location stayed open for about 5 years.)

1984
February 1, 1984

Jan joins Larry in private practice at 3427 Glenmore Ave.

1999
April 1, 1999

Shoulder to Shoulder Mission trips begin

Shoulder to Shoulder Mission trips begin

2001
January 6, 2001

Colleen starts working at Larry and Jan’s office and continues through high school and college

Colleen starts working at Larry and Jan’s office and continues through high school and college

2010
May 8, 2010

Rachel graduates from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry

Rachel graduates from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry

Rachel graduates from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry and begins a one-year general practice residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago.

2011
May 1, 2011

Colleen graduates from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry

Colleen graduates from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry

Colleen graduates from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry.

August 22, 2011

Colleen and Rachel purchase Roger Higley’s practice at 3507 Glenmore Ave.

Colleen and Rachel purchase Roger Higley’s practice at 3507 Glenmore Ave.

Colleen and Rachel purchase Roger Higley’s practice at 3507 Glenmore Ave. and Roger retires.

September 1, 2011

Colleen and Rachel purchase Leo G. Naber’s practice

Colleen and Rachel purchase Leo G. Naber’s practice

Colleen and Rachel purchase Leo Naber’s practice in the Glenmore Medical office building and begin seeing his patients at the 3507 Glenmore Ave. location.

2017
April 4, 2017

Colleen & Rachel Welcome John Meyer’s Patients Into Their Practice

Colleen & Rachel Welcome John Meyer’s Patients Into Their Practice

Colleen and Rachel acquire John Meyer’s patients from his Harrison Ave. office and begin to see them at their 3507 Glenmore Ave. location.

October 1, 2017

3427 Glenmore Addition Completed

Larry and Jan put an addition on to their office increasing the size of the lab and making more space for their Panoramic Radiograph machine.

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