Meet Dr. Tyler Rathburn

Dr. Tyler Rathburn (or Dr. Tyler as he is known around the office) grew up in Sandy Springs, GA with his parents, Drs. Michael Stewart and Melisa Rathburn (his personal orthodontist) and his sister Alexis. He attended Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School from kindergarten through graduation in 2005. He then attended the University of Virginia (Go HOOS!) and graduated with a BA in Religious Studies in 2009. Tyler earned his DMD degree in dentistry at the Medical College of Georgia in 2013 and, his orthodontics certificate from MCG in 2015. While in dental school he was a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon dental honor society and served as a student member of the Admissions Committee and fundraising chair of the Give-A-Smile foundation.  Since graduation, he has served professionally as Director and Vice-President of the Georgia Association of Orthodontists.  He has also served on the Alumni Board of Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School.

Dr. Tyler Rathburn


He married his wife Stephanie, a fellow UVA grad and now practicing attorney, in October 2015. They have settled in to their new life in Atlanta living in Sandy Springs. Outside the office, Dr. “Tyler” and his wife Stephanie enjoy traveling, cooking, cheering on UVA sports, and new experiences with friends and family. He and his wife are new parents with their daughter, Charlotte, and son, Lincoln.


Dr. “Tyler” is very excited to be practicing with his parents and Drs. Brady, Starling, and Moore. He is currently working at both the Howell Mill and Northside office locations, as well as the location in College Park.


Dr. Tyler Rathburn is an active member of the American Dental Association, the American Association of Orthodontists, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. Dr. Tyler Rathburn is also a faculty member and lecturer with both CDOCS (CEREC Doctors) and SPEAR Education where he teaches an orthodontic course for other dental practitioners. He has traveled across the country lecturing on Suresmile and the other technologies utilized at AOS!