Jack Bodie, DDS

The End Is Near…Of The Insurance Year!

Greetings from the Office of Dr. Jack Bodie! It’s that time of year again when folks with medical and dental insurance start thinking about how they should minimize their out-of-pocket expenses and maximize insurance benefits! It’s really unbelievable how many people let the end of the year go by, leaving thousands of benefit dollars unused! […]

Is Dental Insurance Destroying Good Dentistry??

Greetings from the Office of Dr. Jack Bodie! This may sound like a bit of a contradictory statement, but if you read on, you might just agree! What’s happening now in dentistry is like what happened in medicine twenty years ago, regarding the way insurance companies pay for services. What happened is, the insurance companies […]

How Is Your Spit??

Greetings from the office of Dr. Jack Bodie! An interesting question to be sure. One most people seldom if ever think about.  For dentists however, this is a very important question.  Now I’m sure you are beginning to wonder why in the world anyone would be concerned about this! Well, let’s think about that for […]

Want Painless Dental Injections??

  Greetings from the Office of Dr. Jack Bodie! I don’t know about you, but my earliest memories of going to the dentist as a child were all about that shot in the mouth I was going to get! So, when I first went to dental school, I was determined to find a way to […]

Dentistry Elder Patients Can Trust In

Greetings from the Office of Dr. Jack Bodie! A large percentage of senior citizens do not have dental insurance and that typically means they do not visit the dentist for preventive care.   Some may be living with unnecessary dental pain because it may be more difficult for them to get to the dentist.   Trust is […]

DOC, CAN’T WE JUST PULL ‘EM?

Greetings from the office of Dr. Jack Bodie! Even after 30 years of practicing dentistry, it still surprises me to hear patients ask this question. But many, many people still do. I think it may have something to do with the way things used to be. There was a time long ago when the only […]

Just Wait Till It Hurts??

JUST WAIT TILL IT HURTS? Greetings from the Office of Dr. Jack Bodie! Well I thought after 36 years in dental practice that I had heard it all. But this one really surprised me. It just goes to show, we should never say never and that just about anything is possible. This all began a […]

Want Whiter Teeth?

WANT WHITER TEETH? Greetings from the office of Dr. Jack Bodie! Getting whiter teeth these days has never been easier. There are so many different products and techniques used to whiten teeth it has actually become confusing. Here is a brief description of the most common products available and some of the systems dentists are […]

Don’t Put Off Dental Treatment Till Retirement!

Greetings from the office of Dr. Jack Bodie! You must admit that it is difficult to engage any media these days without seeing some reference or advertisement to financial planning for retirement. The reason for this is the vast number of people nearing retirement. In fact, Pew Research estimates that 6,200 baby boomers will retire […]