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.
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.