Dr. Emerson is a board certified prosthodontist with expertise in diagnosis and treatment planning. He has extensive experience with the restoration and replacement of missing teeth, as well as prosthetic managment of acquired and congenital oral and facial defects.


Education and Training


1962 - 1966    Bachelor's degree, Zoology, University of California, Berkeley

1966 - 1970    Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of California, San Francisco

1983 - 1985    Certificate, Advanced Prosthodontic Residency, VA, West Los Angeles Medical Center

1985 - 1986    Certificate, Maxillofacial Prosthetics Residency, UCLA Medical Center

1986               American Board of Prosthodontics, Board Certification


Professional Affiliations


Fellow, American College of Prosthodontists

Member, American Dental Association

Member, Washington State Dental Association

Olympic Peninsula Dental Society


Dr. Emerson and his wife Barbara have two grown children and three grandchildren. They very much enjoy time with family, kayaking, and other outdoor activities.


Meet Dr. Emerson
James S. Emerson, D.D.S.

550 North 5th Avenue, Sequim, WA 98382




550 North 5th Avenue, Sequim, WA 98382