Paschal Orthodontics

Fewer Visits. Better Smiles. Orthodontics Simplified.

Dr. James "Jep" Paschal and our talented staff make up an orthodontic team committed to providing the highest quality orthodontics and exceptional service in a fun atmosphere. Please use this site to learn more about the orthodontic services we offer for adults and children, including Invisalign Clear Aligners, SLX System using the Damon Philosophy, Accelerated Orthodontics, and the Sagittal First Technique.

Whatever your orthodontic needs may be, you will see that each member of our team is committed to excellence and will courageously accept nothing less from themselves or their teammates!  Click the Healthy Smile Exam Button, Chat online, Call our office, or send us an e-mail.  We will be happy to schedule an appointment for you.

James E. "Jep" Paschal, DMD, MS


Dr. James E. Paschal, Jr. was born in Columbia, South Carolina and raised in Florida. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Emory University in 1989 and his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry in 1993 from the Medical College of Georgia, where he graduated with honors, received many scholastic achievement awards, and was one of a few select students inducted into the National Dental Honor Society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon. He continued his education at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. There he completed a residency in Prosthodontics (a specialty in restorative dentistry and implants) in 1996, a Master of Science degree in Biomaterials & Prosthodontics, and a General Practice Residency in 1997. Dr. Paschal maintained a private practice in Prosthodontics and Reconstructive Implant Dentistry in Atlanta for five years before returning to graduate school to complete a residency in Orthodontics at the University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center.

Your Orthodontist

Dr. Paschal loves straightening people out… Smiles that is :)  As a thinker, innovator, early adopter and educator, Dr. Paschal enjoys bringing cutting edge orthodontic products, methodologies, and techniques to his patients.  In addition, he shares his love for his profession by lecturing to fellow orthodontists and holding a faculty appointment at the University of Rochester, Eastman Institute for Oral Health.

Since 2004 Dr. Paschal has enjoyed life here in Madison, Georgia and the Lake Oconee region. He spends his free time with his best friend and wife, Michelle, and their three children: Will, Chesley, and Colby. His principle choices for recreation are traveling, skiing, camping, and scuba diving.

Dr. Paschal is an active member of the following:

  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • American Association of Orthodontists (AAO)
  • Southern Association of Orthodontists (SAO)
  • Georgia Association of Orthodontists (GAO)
  • Madison Presbyterian Church
  • Member and Co-Chair of AAO Future Think Tank

Current Service:

  • Church Elder, Madison Presbyterian Church
  • Volunteer Orthodontist with JP/HRO in Haiti

Previous service:

  • Secretary-Treasurer (GAO)
  • Vice-President (GAO)
  • President (GAO)
  • American Association of Orthodontists Foundation Board of Directors
  • Member and Chairman of the Council on Communications (AAO)