Meet The Doctors

Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As dental professionals, we stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for our patients. As doctors, we recognize that our patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in our team. That is just one reason why we value each and every patient relationship.

We appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about this dental practice, our team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.

Dr. James Phillips, DDS

Dr. James Phillips graduated from Bloom Carroll High School in 1968. He spent 2 years in the United States Marine Corp. from 1971-1973. Dr. Phillips attended undergrad and graduated from Ohio University in 1975 with a degree in Zoology. He then attended dental school at The Ohio State University and graduated in 1978.

After graduating he joined his father, Dr. Edward Phillips who started the practice in 1946, at this location in Canal Winchester, Ohio. Currently, Dr. Phillips shares the practice with his wife Dr. Diana Phillips and daughter Dr. Emily Friedrich. 

He is the proud father of 4 children and has 16 grandchildren. In his spare time he enjoys working with his sawmill and spending time with his grandchildren.


Dr. Diana Phillips, DDS

Dr. Diana Phillips grew up near Ashville, Ohio and graduated from Ohio University with a degree in Biology. Dr. Diana received her dental degree from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 1980.

In her spare time she enjoys running and spending time with her 4 children and 16 grandchildren.


Dr. Emily Friedrich, DDS

Dr. Emily Friedrich grew up in Amanda, OH and attended Hillsdale College and The Ohio State College of Dentistry. She joined the family practice in 2007. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association and Columbus Dental Society.

Dr. Friedrich resides in Carroll, OH with her husband, David and their 5 children, Ethan, Andrew, Elizabeth, Caroline and Hudson.

Dr. Friedrich enjoys running, cooking, gardening, participating in outdoor activities and of course spending as much time as possible with her husband and children!!