About Our Doctor

James West, D.D.S.


Dr. James West has been practicing as an orthodontic specialist for 21 years. He received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He then completed a general practice residency at the Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield, Massachusetts and an orthodontic residency at Oregon Health Sciences University.

Dr. West is a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists, Mid-Columbia Dental Society and Oregon State Society of Orthodontics.

Away from the office, Dr. West contributes time and resources to the local Lion's Club. A triathlete, he also enjoys skiing, biking and kiteboarding. He is married and has two teenage children.