About the Dentist

Somayeh Jahedi- O'Leary, DMD, dentist, general dentist, cosmetic dentist, family dentist, kids dentist, teeth, teeth cleaning, teeth whitening, dental exam, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, fresh smiles dental
Somayeh Jahedi- O'Leary, DMD


​Dr. Somayeh Jahedi- O'Leary is a University of Chicago graduate, and went on to receive her Master’s degree at the Illinois Institute of Technology, followed by her dental degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. 

A Hinsdale Central Alumnus, Dr. Jahedi- O'Leary is excited to return to her hometown to establish her dental practice.  She is one of a long line of dentists in her family, and proudly shares a space with her mother, Dr. Maliheh Jahedi, in her private practice in Oakbrook Terrace.

Dr. Jahedi- O'Leary believes that no one should have to live with pain, and everyone deserves a fresh & healthy smile, delivered with compassion. She prides herself in staying up-to-date with the latest dental advancements through attending continuing education courses regularly.  


When she is not busy creating a healthy, sparkling smile for her patients, she enjoys cooking, nature, traveling, photography, and spending time with her friends and large family (she is one of seven kids). Dr. Jahedi- O'Leary is married, and has two sons whom she adores. 

Dr. Jahedi- O'Leary completely understands that not many people enjoy coming to the dentist, so she strives to provide a unique and positive experience for her patients, delivered with a gentle touch-- from her family to yours. 



  • University of Illinois at Chicago; Doctor of Dental Medicine

  • Illinois Institute of Technology; Master's in Cell & Molecular Biology

  • University of Chicago; Bachelor of Arts in Biology, Minor in Visual Arts



  • Schweitzer Fellow

  • Leo and Sabien Class of 1955 Scholarship

  • Straumann Scholarship Pre-Doctoral Implant Award

  • American Academy of Oral Medicine Certificate of Merit and Award

  • American Association of Public Health Dentistry Award

  • Brian D. Stone Memorial Award



  • Hinman Basic Science Award

  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Best Basic Science Award

  • Schour Memorial Student Research Award


  • American Dental Association

  • Chicago Dental Society

  • Illinois State Dental Society