Dr. J. Ellis earned both his bachelor's and dental degrees from The Ohio State University. He was a Trustees Scholarship recipient, an Allen County, Ohio, State Alumni Scholarship recipient, a member of The Ohio State Honors Program, and a member of Golden Key International Honor Society.

Dr. Ellis is also committed to ongoing postgraduate education and has completed an internship focusing on endodontics and pediatric dentistry, as well as training in advanced CEREC technology. His devotion to dentistry and people ensures that his patients will be able to maintain a beautiful smile throughout their lives.

Dr. Ellis was born and raised in Lima, and is honored to return and serve his native community. He and his wife Holli are members of St. Charles Parish, and have a beautiful daughter, Estella. In his spare time, Dr. Ellis enjoys traveling and is a year-round sports fan, especially of the Buckeyes.