James A. Maxwell, Jr., D.D.S., M.S. (R)

Oral and Mxaillofacial Surgery

Springfield, OH


James A. Maxwell, Jr., DDS

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Meet Dr. James A. Maxwell, Jr.

Dr. James Maxwell Jr.

Born: Cleveland, Ohio November 8th, 1950

High School: James Ford Rhodes, Cleveland, Ohio
Graduated: January, 1969

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  • College: Baldwin Wallace
  • Graduated, January 1973
  • Degree: Bachelor of Science in Biology
  • Fraternity: Alpha Tau Omega (social)
  • Omicron Delta Kappa (Scholarship and Citizenship)
  • Vice-President of class: Junior and Senior years
  • Graduate School: St.Louis University: July 1973 through June 1975
  • Graduated: June 1975
  • Degree: Master of Science (Research)
  • Thesis: Efferent Connections from the Motor Cortex to the Thalamus
  • Graduate teaching assistant: School of Medicine in Human Anatomy

Dental School:

  • The Ohio State University: July 1975 through June 1978
  • Degree: Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • Graduated: June 1978
  • President of Class for four academic years
  • Senior Essay winner: General Practitioner
  • Pterydactyl or Phoenix
  • Graduate teaching assistant: Department of Human
  • To Dental School
  • Senior Class lecture for graduation
  • Pippen & Pippen Award: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Post Graduate Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Certificate

  • Training: The Ohio State University
  • Graduated: June 1981
  • Lectured in Head & Neck Anatomy to dental students 1978-1981


  • Fellow, American Association of Dental Anesthesia
  • Fellow, American Association of Oral & MaxillofacialSurgery
  • Fellow, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
  • Board Certification in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery


  • The Ohio State University: Adjunct Professor 1981-present
  • The Ohio State University: Course director for Anatomy
  • Organization and instruction of Didactic and
  • Laboratory Human Anatomy with Dissection 1996-2007

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Mercy Medical Center: 1981-present
  • Community Hospital: 1981-present
  • Mercy Surgery Center: 1997-present
  • Springfield Surgery Center: 1997-present

Hospital & Chairman,Section of Dentistry and Oral Surgery:

  • Society Leadership Mercy Medical Center & Community Hospital
  • Positions Member of Medical Executive Committee at large
  • Mercy Medical Center, 1992
  • Secretary/treasure, Medical Staff 1993 & 1994
  • President Elect, Mercy Medical Center, 1996
  • President of Staff, Mercy Medical Center, 1997-1999
  • Member of Credentials Committee 1998-2007
  • Vice President 2002-2003
  • President elect 2003-2004
  • President of Ohio Society of Oral & Maxillofacial
  • Surgery July 2004-2005
  • Alternate Delegate for American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Professional Mad River Dental Society


  • Ohio Dental Society
  • American Dental Society
  • American Association for Dental Anesthesia
  • Morgan Allison Society of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Ohio Society of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery
  • American Association of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery
  • American College of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • International Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons

Implant Societies:

  • International Congress of Oral Implantologists
  • American College of Oral Implantology
  • American Society of Osseointegration

Non-Professional President: Miami Valley Air Force Academy Parents

Organizations: Club Confrerie Des Chevalier Du Tastevin


  • Parameters of Care for Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Section—Parameters of Care for Anesthesia
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