Posts Tagged ‘ senior ’

The End Is Near….

Of the insurance year, that is! 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, […]

Less Drilling Feels Great!!!

  There has been a great deal of discussion, research and controversy in dental circles over the last few decades regarding the conservation of natural tooth structure during the performance of many routine dental procedures such as fillings, crowns, veneers and other restorative procedures. The dentistry taught in most dental schools during the 1970’s, 1980’s […]

BENEFITS OF BIOMIMETIC DENTISTRY!

Greetings from the Office of Dr. Jack Bodie! One of the benefits that come from advanced post-graduate education in Biomimetic Dentistry is instruction in why certain dental materials perform better and how to use these materials. The goal of Biomimetic Dentistry is for our work to resemble the natural properties of your actual tooth to […]

APRIL IS ORAL CANCER AWARENESS MONTH!!!

      Greetings from the Office of Dr. Jack Bodie! About Oral Cancer Awareness Month April is Oral Cancer Awareness month and Dr. Bodie would like to invite you to join us in our national screening campaign to end oral cancer! Oral Cancer awareness in the American public is low. Approximately 49,750 people in the U.S. will be […]

Think Oral Health and Overall Health Are Related??

Middle-aged tooth loss linked to increased coronary heart disease risk American Heart Association NEW ORLEANS, March 21, 2018 — Losing two or more teeth in middle age is associated with increased cardiovascular disease risk, according to preliminary research presented at the American Heart Association’s Epidemiology and Prevention | Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health Scientific Sessions 2018, […]

Do Your Dentures Fit???

Greetings from Jack Bodie, D.D.S. Do Your Dentures Fit? Age brings wisdom and the benefit of a unique perspective that can only be achieved through your life experiences. It can be a beautiful thing. Unfortunately, it also brings with it dental problems that may only be resolved with dentures. Okay, you have false teeth. That […]

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 […]

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 […]

Is There a Difference in the Walmart vs. Nordstrom Experience?

Want Walmart Dentistry or Nordstrom Dentistry? You may have been to a dental office that looked great in advertisements, was convenient, or had a deal you couldn’t refuse, but that turned out to be not such a good deal after all. Maybe you had to wait for long periods of time in the chair, had […]