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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. She is one of a long line of dentists in her family.

Dr. Jahedi- O'Leary is excited to introduce you to Fresh Smiles Dental's new location in Orland Park.  She looks forward to continuing care for her existing patients as well as welcoming new families in the area. 

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


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