Dr. "Jay" Bader DDS is a native of Ashtabula,  graduating from Ashtabula High School in 1973. He went on to achieve a bachelor of Arts from Miami University, and ultimately graduated from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 1980. He has been an institution at Ashtabula Dental Associates for many years, providing general dentistry to patients of all ages.

His professional interests include cosmetic dentistry and esthetics. He is considered our resident "Lab Master", providing expertise in denture and partial maintenance and repair. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Ohio Dental Association, and the Northeast Ohio Dental Society.

He is married to his wife, Linda. Their son, Alex, is currently attending Kent State University and majoring in sports management. Dr. Jay enjoys golfing, cycling, and spending time at the lake.