Dr. McCray was born and raised in Bremen, Ohio and graduated from Fairfield Union High School. He raised market lambs for 10 years competing at the Fairfield County Fair where he held the record for the highest selling market lamb for well over a decade. Dr. McCray started piano lessons at the age of 8 and continued through high school and beyond. He played saxophone in the band as well as being a part of Chorus and numerous other high school clubs.
Dr. McCray went on to attend Miami University in Oxford Ohio where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. He was a part of Campus Crusade for Christ for 4 years as well as other intramural activities.
Dr. McCray then graduated with honors, from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He also received an award for Outstanding Patient care which was voted on by both faculty and staff.
Dr. McCray Has attended church from a young age starting with Bremen United Methodist as a small child and now Faith Life Church. He enjoys working out, reading, hiking as well as spending time with family and friends.
Dr. McCray was recently named as one of the top dentist in central Ohio. This was determined by his peers and the specialist that he works with.
“It is my goal to be the best dentist I can. The greatest reward is a heart felt smile of gratitude from my patients. I enjoy the variety that dentistry brings to my life. Each day is filled with new patients and different opportunities.” – Dr. James R. McCray.