Dr James Talbot

James Talbot, DDS

Growing up in the North Georgia Mountains, Dr. Jim Talbot graduated Gilmer County High, Ellijay in 1977. Following high school, Dr. Jim graduated from UGA in 1981 (the national championship year). From there he moved to the frozen north and received his DDS from Northwestern University Dental School in 1986.

Following dental school, Dr. Jim entered private practice in Cicero, IL and also taught at Northwestern. After tiring of shoveling snow, he joined his father in practice in Ellijay, GA. There he raised his three sons, all musicians.

Now Dr. Jim has joined Rivertown is the city where his father was raised. Outside of dentistry, he enjoys gardening, music and civic activities.