Dr. Rachel Tepe is a native Westsider graduating from St. Ursula Academy. She then pursued a degree in Communication Science Disorders at Northwestern University where she was a four-year varsity swimmer. She graduated from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 2010 and did a one-year general practice dental residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Rachel and her husband, Ted, have a son, Will, born in June of 2018.

Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, General Practice Residency, 2011
The Ohio State University, College of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.), 2010
Northwestern University, Bachelor of Science, Communication Science Disorders, 2005
St. Ursula Academy, 2001

General dentist who took over Dr. Roger Higley’s practice with her cousin, Colleen, in 2011. They have been in private practice at that location ever since.

Community Engagement
Covedale Theater Sponsor
Western Economic Council
Member of the Cheviot Community Foundation

Professional Involvement

  American Dental Association, Member
  Cincinnati Dental Society, Member and on Membership Committee
 Ohio Dental Association, Member and Alternate Delegate


Running, swimming, bicycling, competing in triathlons, cooking, and spending time with her family