Russell and Bode Family Dentistry

Featured Team Member: Tara

Tara graduated from Pima Medical Institute and obtained her dental hygiene license in 2014. She was born and raised in Bremerton and after meeting her husband, decided to make Tumwater their home. She is thrilled to work with the amazing people of this awesome town. She whole-heartedly enjoys every aspect of working in the dental field! As her career and education expands she has found the importance of treating each individual patient as a whole and addressing overall systemic health. She has found a home at Dr. Russell and Bode’s office with like-minded teammates treating some pretty awesome patients! When she is not at work, she loves to travel and spend time with her husband and our two rescue dogs, Penny and Tex!

Featured Team Member: Hannah

Hannah has been a dental assistant for 15 years. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry, but her favorite thing about it is taking care of her patients! “Coming to work everyday, it doesn’t feel like work, it’s not something I feel I have to do but rather something I get to do!”

Outside of the office Hannah enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking, eating and the outdoors. She has two amazing sons and a BEAUTIFUL, GORGEOUS, SMART Silver Lab named Harper Mae.

Featured Team Member: Joey

We asked each team member to select one word that best describes Joey…

 Joey is “sweet, bubbly, pleasant, outgoing and simply delightful.”  She is also “ambitious, thorough and reliable.” Joey is “compassionate and an integral part of our team!”

Featured Team Member: Sarah

We asked each team member to select one word that best describes Sarah…

Sarah is “skilled, dedicated, focused, efficient, and thorough.” She is also “inquisitive, bright, and smart.” And finally, Sarah is “pleasant, delightful, pleasant, spirited and huggable.”  Sarah is a “rockstar!”

Featured Team Member: Alyssa

We asked each team member to select one word to best describe Alyssa…

Alyssa is “tenacious, resilient, protective and strong.”  She is also “spunky, kind, down-to-earth, and loyal.”  Finally, Alyssa is “direct, confident, responsible and reliable.”

Featured Team Member: Jennifer

We asked each team member to select one word to best describe Jennifer…

Jennifer is “welcoming, cheerful, fun, outgoing, and optimistic.”  She is “strong, dependable and knowledgeable.”  And without exception, Jennifer is “helpful and positive!”

Featured Team Member: Belinda

Belinda is caring, nurturing and loyal.  She is responsible, pragmatic, and thoughtful.  Belinda is witty and funny.  She is sophisticated and classy.  She is the best practice manager there is and we are all so fortunate to have her as a leader and friend.

Free Dental Day 2018

We treated over 90 patients on Saturday, June 2nd!

Thank you to all who helped make our event a success.


Free Dental Day is Saturday!

Our 9th Annual Free Dental Day is June 2nd, 2018!

We will provide FREE simple fillings , extractions (surgical extractions and wisdom teeth as well), and cleanings. For fillings and extractions, we focus on one tooth or one area. Please be prepared with what tooth is your priority for treatment. We will not perform comprehensive evaluations.

125 patients (18 and older) will be seen on a first come, first serve basis. 60 cleanings will be done. NO APPOINTMENTS WILL BE MADE. Registration begins at 6:00 am. We will begin seeing patients at 7:00 am.  We will continue registration throughout the day until we are at capacity. Please come early to fill out your health history.

Parking is available on the street in front of the office, in the parking lot behind the office, and in the business park. Check in will be in the BACK parking lot behind the building.

Key points:

  • Fillings, extractions, and cleanings
  • 18 and over
  • First come, first serve
  • No appointments

Featured Team Member: Tina

Tina is a skilled, ethical, diligent, experienced hygienist.  She is forthright and informative while also being kind and funny.  Her team describes her as loyal, responsible, committed, and passionate.