Dr. James Maina hails from Nairobi, Kenya. He attended the College of Dental Medicine at Augusta University, formerly Medical College of Georgia, graduating second in his class. He completed a one-year residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry, where he learned advanced techniques in intravenous conscious sedation, endodontics, and dental implant placement. In addition, Dr. Maina received a certification in Invisalign and Advanced Cardiac Life Support.
To Dr. Maina, Dentistry is not just drilling and filling but the perfect blend of art and science. Although he loves many facets of dentistry, James enjoys getting to know his patients. Whether a patient's concern is preventive, restorative, or a dental emergency, he creates a genuine connection with his patients and provides them with the excellent, individualized care they need.
Seeking professional memberships and participating in continuing education is essential to Dr. Maina's professional growth and enhanced patient care. To this end, he takes advanced courses annually to improve his skills and stay at the top of dentistry. His goal is to ensure that his patients know he cares about them, and he enjoys having the ability to impact their lives positively and visibly through dentistry.
Dr. Maina is a sports enthusiast with a special love for soccer. He is married to Jalayna, and they have two children, Sharon and Zuri.