Jack Bodie, DDS

Pregnancy & Dental Care: Is it Still Safe?

To all of the expectant mothers out there, both current and potential patients, everyone at our Richardson dental office wants to say, “Congratulations!” Whether you’re a new parent experiencing every special moment for the very first time, or a seasoned parental pro who knows exactly how this all goes, it’s essential not to put off […]

LESS FILLING FEELS GREAT!

Greetings from the Office of Dr. Jack Bodie! This phrase may seem a little dubious to some of you but the message is something you may want to know more about. Especially if you don’t like having your teeth drilled! There has been a great deal of discussion, research and controversy in dental circles over […]

What is a Tooth Abscess?

An abscessed tooth isn’t a very fun topic to talk about, but it is necessary. Many people will experience an abscess in their life as well as the pain that often comes with it. At our dental office in Richardson, we’re here to share some important information about tooth abscess, so you’re able to recognize […]

Recognizing the Signs of Oral Cancer

Oral cancer is a scary disease that takes the lives of over 8,500 Americans every year. It’s a widespread problem that can be treated, often very successfully, if caught early. The problem is, many people don’t know the signs of oral cancer and may never realize there’s a problem until it’s too late. So in […]

Your Missing Tooth is No Match For These Dental Solutions

Your Richardson dentist knows what it’s like to lose a tooth. Sometimes there’s a little pain. Sometimes you might feel embarrassed. Sometimes you’re just in the wrong place at the wrong time and then “smack” your tooth gets knocked out. Trust us when we say it happens (and it’s probably more than you think). What […]

How to Relieve Tooth Sensitivity

If you’ve ever experienced tooth sensitivity, you’re well aware of just how uncomfortable it can be. Something as simple as drinking a cold beverage or trying to enjoy a of bowl of ice cream can send you into a fury of pain. When faced with the discomfort of sensitive teeth, your dentist in Richardson is […]

How Does Oral Health Affect Heart Health?

February marks the beginning of a month-long dedication to heart health. It’s officially known as American Heart Month, and its purpose is to raise awareness of the risks associated with heart disease. Many people know that things like smoking and a poor diet can cause troubles with the heart, but at our dental office in […]

Dental Fear?

Greetings from the Office of Dr. Jack Bodie! Dental Fear? Perhaps you sometimes find yourself feeling uneasy about the prospect of sitting in a dental chair. (Don’t worry, I don’t take it personally!) Well, the next time you’re feeling that way, remind yourself of this interesting tidbit: U.S. researchers have located the human brain’s “dread center,” an […]