Meet the Doctor

Meet the Doctor

Dr. Marlin Meharry, DDS

Our own dental practitioner Dr. Marlin Meharry was inducted as a Fellow of the International College of Dentists at it 86th Annual Convocation in Washington D.C.

John A. Hodges, DDS

Dr. John Hodges graduated from the University of Southern California Dental School in 1993. He served in the U. S. Navy at Pearl Harbor for 3 years before relocating to Washington. He has placed and restored over 1000 implants. He is extensively trained in implant surgery and restoration and he lectures nationally on both subjects. Dr. Hodges teaches “All-on-4” full arch restoration for Nobel Biocare and he is a mentor dentist for multiple dental implant companies. Dr. Hodges embraces utilizing technology to improve your comfort and treatment success. He was the first general dentist certified as a Nobel Biocare CAD technician in Washington State. He is a member of the American Academy of Implant Dentists (AAID) and he is a fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI). Dr. Hodges is proud to have been selected to Seattle Metropolitan Magazine’s Top Dentists” three years in a row.

Fred E. Ellis, DPD

Fred Ellis is a Native to the South Sound area. Fred is the denturist and one of the owners of South Sound Family Dental and Dentures & Denture Implant Solutions in the Olympia location since 2003, Fred expresses his gratitude for your interest in South Sound Family Dental and Dentures & Denture Implant Solutions for not only all your denture and partial needs but for your dental care also. Fred was one of the instructors who has taught Denturism at the only school in our country that is accredited for Denturists. He is currently a substitute teacher for the collage as his available time to teach is limited due to the successful growth of South Sound Dental and Dentures & Denture Implant Solutions. Fred is a member of the Washington Denturist Association, National Denturist Association as well as a past board member. Fred and his wife have one daughter. They enjoy spending time together camping, hiking, and boating. Fred also loves to Bass fish with friends.

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