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Ely, Dubos & Stewart General Dentistry
Providing Exceptional Dental Care Since 1977

Meet the Team at Ely, Dubos & Stewart General Dentistry

Our dental practice has been a part of the Circleville, OH community since 1977. Over the years, we’ve learned that helping you achieve your personal oral health goals is about more than your teeth and gums.

When they take the time to understand all your family’s unique needs—including your general health, lifestyle, career, family life, and budget—Drs. Ely, Dubos & Stewart can provide personalized dentistry that meets all your unique needs.

We’re pleased to offer a full range of general dentistry and cosmetic dentistry procedures, from routine cleanings to dentures, dental fillings, crowns and bridges, and implants. Together, our knowledgeable dental team ensures that you receive the personalized care you deserve in a comfortable and welcoming country setting.

We are grateful for our long-term patients who have been part of our dental family for decades. Our friendly dental care team also enjoys introducing new patients to our practice, and you can be confident that we will welcome you warmly and treat you like a valued and important member of our family.

Please call us at (740) 474-1900 to schedule an appointment for your next dental exam and cleaning.

James D. Ely, DDS

Dr. James D. Ely joined the team in 1998. He believes that the key to overall health is to maintain good dental health.

“The gentler and more patient I am, the more likely patients will keep their appointments and maintain good dental health. My goal is to provide everyone who walks through our doors with the best dental care, modern technology, and patient education."

A native of Avon Lake, Ohio, Dr. Ely sees patients of all ages and works hard to provide a family-oriented environment. Dr. Ely and his wife Traci have two children, Madisen and Andrew.

Community Service

Dr. Ely is an active member of the Circleville First Church of Christ in Christian Union. He also serves as a junior and senior high school assistant softball coach and as a summer league baseball and softball coach.

Education and Professional Associations

A graduate of Avon Lake High School, Dr. Ely went on to attend both Ohio University and Ohio State. He graduated from Ohio University in 1993 and The Ohio State University School of Dentistry in 1997. Dr. Ely served his internship at the Coshocton Dental Clinic from 1997 to1998.

Dr. Ely is an active member of the American Dental Association and the Hocking Valley Dental Society.

Interests and Hobbies

While spending time with his family, Dr. Ely enjoys golf, softball, basketball, reading, and hiking. He also coaches soccer and enjoys riding his motorcycle, snow skiing, and traveling.

Lisa D. Dubos, DDS

Dr. Lisa D. Dubos joined Dr. Ely in 2000. Dr. Dubos believes that the key to overall health is to maintain good dental health.

“I love greeting my patient with a warm caring smile and helping them give one back.”

With a primary goal of changing patients’ perception of dentistry, Dr. Dubos strives to put her patients at ease and to help them understand that the dental experience no longer has to be a fearful one.

Dr. Dubos grew up in East Palestine, Ohio, and she and her husband, John, are kept busy caring for their dog, Leo. John is also a dentist and practices in Grove City.

Community Service

Dr. Dubos serves on the hospitality and traditional worship committees for the Grove City United Methodist Church. She also serves as a program coordinator for the Angel Tree Ministry and as the Pickaway Health Services Chair. Previously, Dr. Dubos also served as a Circle of Caring board member and has provided free dental care through the Mission of Mercy Project in Parkersburg, West Virginia.

Education and Professional Associations

Dr. Dubos graduated from East Palestine High School and went on to attend both Youngstown State University and The Ohio State University. In 1995, Dr. Dubos graduated from Youngstown State in 1995 and earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree (DDS) from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 2000.

Dr. Dubos is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Ohio Dental Association, the Columbus Dental Society, the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Association of Women Dentists, and the American Society of Forensic Odontology. She is also a member of the Sfumato Dental Study Club.

Interests and Hobbies

Dr. Dubos enjoys traveling, reading, and entertaining.

Brian M. Stewart, DDS

Dr. Stewart joined Drs. Ely and Dubos in May 2015. He believes that the key to overall health is to maintain good dental health.

“It is my goal to have every patient that walks into our office walk out with better oral health. I believe the best thing I can do is to educate our patients about prevention and proper home care.”

With a goal of educating and caring for his patients in such a way that each one feels special, Dr. Stewart is excited to reacquaint with friends and family as he welcomes new and existing patients.

Dr. Stewart was born and raised in Circleville, Ohio. He and his wife Whitney, also a Circleville native, reside in southern Pickaway County with their daughter Madison and son Blake.

Community Service

Dr. Stewart regularly volunteers at the Hope Dental Clinic in Chillicothe.

Education and Professional Associations

A 2005 graduate of Circleville High School, Dr. Stewart began his college career at Miami University in Oxford. He then transferred to The Ohio State University where he completed his undergraduate degree, receiving a BS degree in biology. Subsequently, Dr. Stewart was accepted into Ohio State University’s College of Dentistry, where he received his doctorate in 2015. He completed his internship at the Chillicothe VA Dental Clinic in 2014 and 2015.

Dr. Stewart is an active member of the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association, Circleville Sunrise Rotary, the Rehwinkel Dental Society, and the Seattle Study Club. 

Interests and Hobbies

Dr. Stewart enjoys working in his yard, going to the movies, and spending time with his family. Weekends may also find Dr. Stewart watching his favorite sports team, including the Reds, Bengals, and Buckeyes.

Teresa

Office Manager

Teresa is our office manager and has been a part of the Ely, Dubos & Stewart dental team since 2008. She enjoys camping, water sports, and spending time with her family.

Arlena

Doctor Coordinator

Arlena is our doctor coordinator and has been a part of the Ely, Dubos & Stewart dental team since 2009. She enjoys spending time with her son and being outdoors.

Mindy

Hygiene Coordinator

Mindy joined the office in 2018 and is originally from Laurelville. She graduated from Logan Elm High School and attended the Everest Institute for Dental Assisting. Mindy enjoys watching her husband race, spending time with her family, and shopping.

Nancy

Treatment Coordinator

Nancy had been serving as a dental hygienist for 36 years and has been a part of the Ely, Dubos & Stewart dental team since 1987. She is now the treatment coordinator for Ely, Dubos & Stewart. Nancy is a graduate of Shawnee State University and enjoys hiking, biking, and flying with great friends.

Jamie

Dental Hygienist

Jamie is a dental hygienist who has 29 years of dental experience and has been a part of the Ely, Dubos & Stewart dental team since 1994. Jamie is a graduate of Shawnee State University. She enjoys sports and spending time with family.

Sarah

Dental Hygienist

Sarah joined our team in 2004. She is originally from Kingston, and graduated from Zane Trace High School. She attended hygiene school at Shawnee State. She enjoys camping, swimming, and gardening.

Brooke

Dental Hygienist

Brooke joined the dental team in 2017. She is from Lima, Ohio and received her bachelor's degree in dental hygiene from Ohio State University in 2013. She has seven years of experience working in dentistry. Brooke enjoys showing horses and spending time with her husband and daughter.

Jenna

Dental Hygienist

Jenna joined our team in 2018 and grew up in Laurelville. She graduated from Logan Elm High School and went to hygiene school at Shawnee State. Jenna enjoys exercising, art, taking joy rides in her Jeep, and spending time with her family.

Terri

Dental Assistant

Terri is a dental assistant who has 43 years of dental experience and has been a part of the Ely, Dubos & Stewart dental team since 1977. Terri is a graduate of Hayes Tech CDA school. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends as well as traveling.

Carol

Dental Assistant

Carol is a dental assistant who has 25 years of dental experience and has been a part of the Ely, Dubos & Stewart dental team since 2020. She graduated from Lancaster High School and attended the Eastland Career Center. She enjoys cooking, reading, singing in her church, and spending time with her family.

Lauren

Dental Assistant

Lauren joined our team in 2020. She is from Lancaster and is a graduate of Lancaster High School. Lauren received her dental assistant certification from the First Impressions Dental Assisting Program. She enjoys spending time with her husband and her son, going to the movies, and spending time outdoors.

Patti

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Patti began working for Drs. Ely, Dubos & Stewart in 2016. A graduate of OSU, Patti serves as an Expanded Function Dental Assistant who specializes in the placement of dental fillings. She enjoys family, friends, fishing, camping, and gardening.

A Healthy Smile Is Just a Click Away.
The staff is friendly, understanding and efficient

I have been a patient of Dr. Dubos for many years. She is patient, kind, gentle and thorough. My teeth have never had better care. The staff is friendly, understanding and efficient. When I have been treated by the partners they have been equally as good. I recommend them highly.

- Jacqueline R.

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