Our Dentists

Dr. John H. Ambrose Jr.

Dr. John H. Ambrose is a native of Forsyth but has resided in Juliette with his wife Dr. Valerie Ambrose since 2010. They have two young sons Jack and Evan, and they welcomed a daughter Ally in March 2013. Dr. Ambrose and his family attend Ingleside Baptist church, and are very involved in the Middle Georgia community. Dr. Ambrose spends his free time with his family, and he is an avid golfer, hunter, and fisherman.

Education & Experience
  • University of Georgia, Bachelor of Science in Biology, 1996
  • Medical College of Georgia Dental School, Doctor of Medicine degree, 2003
  • Chief Resident of the General Practice Residency at MCG, 2005
  • Pediatric Dentistry, University of Kentucky, 2008-2010
  • Purchased and began Ambrose Pediatric Dentistry, 2011

Dr. Ambrose is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association, and Central District Dental Society. He is also a Shriner and a Mason where he supports the Shriner’s Children’s Hospitals.


Dr. Paul Dominique

Dr. Paul Dominique and his wife have lived in many different states. Now, they are excited to join the Middle Georgia community. In Dr. Dominique’s free time, he enjoys watching soccer, exercising, traveling and giving back to the community.

Education & Experience
  • National University of Ireland, Bachelor of Science in Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics, 1995
  • University of Kentucky, Doctor of Dental Medicine, 2002
  • General Practice Residency at University of Kentucky, 2002-2003
  • Pediatric Dental Residency at University of Rochester, 2007

While living in Kentucky, Dr. Dominique was exposed to the many dental needs of the pediatric patient. He was a dental volunteer with the Special Olympics in Kentucky. He also helped the state of Kentucky with implementing their sealant program. When Dr. Dominique began practicing in Georgia, he enjoyed giving lectures to the Cherokee County Hygiene Association.


Dr. James Hall

Dr. James Hall is a native of Macon, Georgia and has resided in the city with his wife Beverly since 1973. They have two adult daughters. Dr. Hall has been involved in his church and community for many years.

Education & Experience
  • Mercer University, Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Mathematics, 1963
  • Northwestern University Dental School, Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, 1967
  • Northwestern University Dental School, Pediatric Dentistry Master of Science degree, 1969
  • Two-year residency in Pediatric Dentistry, Children’s Memorial Hospital, 1967-1969
  • Served two years in the United States Army, Chief of Pediatric Dentistry, 1969-1971

Dr. Hall is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association, Central District Dental Society, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and American Society of Dentistry for Children. He is a past president of the Georgia Dental Association and has served dentistry on many boards and committees.

Dr. Hall serves on the Board of the Macon Volunteer Clinic and as a Public Policy Advocate for the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He has published numerous articles in both scientific and law journals. In 2004, Dr. Hall received the Georgia Dental Association’s highest honor, the Award of Merit, in recognition of his contributions and service to the profession.


Dr. Valerie Ambrose

Dr. Valerie Woods Ambrose is originally from Rome, Georgia. Dr. Ambrose enjoys spending time with her husband and children. She welcomed a baby girl in March 2013 who joins two older brothers.

Education & Experience
  • University of Georgia, Bachelor of Science in Biology, 2002
  • Medical College of Georgie, Dental Medicine degree, 2006
  • Practicing dentistry at a Warner Robins private practice, 2006-2013
  • Associate dentist at Ambrose Pediatric Dentistry, 2013-present

Dr. Ambrose is a member of the American Dental Association as well as the Georgia Dental Association. She is also a member of the Central District Dental Society.


Dr. Rebecca Whigham

Dr. Rebecca Whigham is originally from Chattanooga, Tennessee. She currently lives in Dublin, Georgia. She enjoys taking care of her animals which includes dogs and horses. She also enjoys gardening.

Education & Experience
  • Tennessee Technological University, Bachelor of Science in Biology, 1972
  • University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1975
  • Pediatric Dentistry Residency at Emory University, 1983

Dr. Whigham is proud to be a diplomate and fellow of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and is a member of the GDA, ADA.