The Doctors

About Our Doctors

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Dr. Steven M. Jones is a graduate of Shawnee High School. He attended Miami University in Oxford, Ohio where he received his B.A. in Microbiology in 1986. Four years later he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree (D.D.S.) from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry. Dr. Jones entered private practice in 1990 in Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Jones also practiced in one of the first after hours dental emergency clinics in the country. After several years of private practice, he returned to his hometown of Lima, Ohio. Dr. Jones served as a clinical instructor at the Lima Technical College Dental Hygiene School and began planning a new general practice in the Lima area.

In 2002 Dr. Jones opened the newly constructed Northwest Dental Center. Dr. Jones is a member of the Ohio Dental Association, American Dental Association, Northwestern Ohio Dental Society & Academy of Contemporary Dentistry in Columbus Ohio.

Dr. Jill A. Miller is a graduate of Elida High School. She attended Ohio Northern University and The Ohio State University College of Dentistry where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree. Dr. Miller is a member of the Ohio Dental Association, American Dental Association & Northwestern Ohio Dental Society.

Johnna earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology at the Ohio State University where she was also a three-year varsity letter winner as a member of the women’s rowing team. She elected to stay in Columbus for dental school and earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry.

Dr. Burns will make a great addition to our patient- centered team by providing comprehensive care for patients of all ages including operative, prosthodontic, endodontic, and surgical treatment. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Ohio Dental Association, and the Northwestern Ohio Dental Society. She regularly attends continuing education courses. In addition to delivering great dental care, Johnna enjoys spending time with family and friends, running, baking, and following the Ohio State Buckeyes.

Dr. Mary Wiechart is a Lima native. She is a graduate of Lima Central Catholic High School. Dr. Wiechart earned a Bachelor of Science in Nature Sciences from Xavier University. She earned a Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry.

Dr. Wiechart is a great addition to our patient-centered team by providing comprehensive care for patients of all ages. Her practice includes operative, prosthodontic, endodontic and surgical treatments. In addition to delivering great care, Mary enjoys spending time with family, friends and her dog, Bella. She also enjoys baking, golfing, travelling and listening to music.