Endodontist – Lorain, OH

Get to Know Dr. Rachel James

Dr. James is proud to be able to work with such a competent and compassionate team at Parkway Endodontics. She finds it deeply fulfilling that her work allows her to alleviate the pain of her patients in a matter of minutes. Take the time to learn more about her background by reading the biography below.


Why Did You Decide to Become a Dentist?

Dr. James has always been an artistic person who enjoyed working with her hands. She is also very compassionate and has a soul that wants to be able to serve the people around her. Both of these traits made getting into the dental field a natural choice!

Where Did You Study Dentistry?

Dr. James went to the Sri Ramakrishna Dental College in India, and she also studied at the Howard University College of Dentistry in Washington, D.C. After seven years of practicing general dentistry, she became very interested in root canal therapy.

She went to the University of Detroit School of Mercy to pursue a Residency in Endodontics, and she earned the Daniel Goodman Award, which is presented to an outstanding Endodontic Resident who exhibits clinical excellence as well as qualities of integrity and leadership.

Dr. James’s dedication, achievements, and leadership in the field of endodontics have led to her being recognized as a Top Doctor by Marquis Who’s Who. She belongs to the American Dental Association, the Ohio Dental Association, and the American Academy of Endodontists. She is currently pursuing diplomate status with the American Board of Endodontics.

Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?

Dr. James currently lives with her husband and their two mischievous girls. She enjoys spending time with her family by serving their church (St. Gregorios Indian Orthodox Church), reading together, going on road trips, and exploring different cultures. She also likes to cook.