James W. Thomas, DDS, Inc.

5279 Morning Sun Road, Oxford, OH 45056

(513) 523-6351

Oxford Dentist

Meet Our Staff


Front Desk

Dental Staff in Oxford Dental Staff in Oxford

Patty Whipple

Grew up in Liberty, IN.

Has worked in the front office since 1998.

Hobbies: grand children(7), sewing, baking, and reading



Oxford Dentist Assistants Oxford Dentist Assistants

Jody Swafford

Grew up near College Corner, OH. Graduated from Union County High School in 1991. Attended the Institute of Medical and Dental technology, graduating in 1992. Has been assisting for 18 years, 14 of those with this practice.

Hobbies: Supporting my four children in all their sporting events(football, baseball, golf, and choir). I love spending time with my husband Max, and all my family and friends.

I am very much a people person, and as an assistant I love to get to know our patients and their families. I love to make people feel good about themselves, and their appearance.



Dentist Hygienists in Oxford


Gayla Ford

Received certificate of Dental Hygiene from Ohio State University in 1973.

Received BS in Education from Ohio State University in 1974.

Worked eight years for Ohio Department of Health doing dental fluoride program in elementary schools in eighteen counties in southwest Ohio.

Served as a dental technician in the U.S. Navy Reserves in Glenview, IL 1979-1981.

Have been working as a dental hygienist in this practice since 1987.

Hobbies: Any type of puzzle. Spending time with my two grandsons, and reading.

I enjoy my profession as I feel I can contribute to my patients total health, and make their lives better by my positive reinforcement of their oral health.

Mindy Davidson

Born and raised in Oxford, OH.

Associates degree in Applied Science from Sinclair Community College in 1993.

Practicing dental hygienist for 17 years.

Hobbies: Camping, water sports, playing card games, and watching my youngest son play sports.

Pat Stanbery

Raised in Dayton, lived in Cleveland, Cincinnati, and currently in Hanover Township. Graduated from Sinclair Community College in liberal arts: Magna cum laude. Graduated from the university of Cincinnati’s Raymond Walters campus in applied science: Cum laude.

State board certified in Nitrous Oxide application and practice without Doctor supervision. In full compliance with all continuing education and CPR requirements.

Hobbies: being a grandmother to Joshua, Albert, and Leah, yoga, home remodeling, and gardening.

Co-developer of the Ohio Mozart Festival in conjunction with the Hamilton Fairfield Symphony Orchestra and Chorale. Presently sitting on the committee in charge of development and implementing activities.

Office Hours

Monday: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Tuesday: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Wednesday: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Thursday: 7:30am - 4:00pm

Office Info

5279 Morning Sun Road
Oxford, OH 45056
Phone: (513) 523-6351