Episode: 27: Kelly Blodgett, DMD, NMD, IBDM
Dr. Blodgett is a native Oregonian who attended grade school through high school in Southwest Portland. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Oregon and completed his pre-doctoral sciences at Portland State University. Dr. Blodgett attended the OHSU School of Dentistry and graduated in June of 1999 where he earned the “Going the Extra Mile” award from his own classmates.
Throughout his career, he’s become a recognized leader in minimally-invasive dentistry, dental lasers, computerized dental technology, and holistic care. He has been featured in numerous dental journals, on television, and in magazines for the innovative care he provides. He is truly a modern pioneer in progressive dental care and is redefining the modern dental experience.
Over the past 20 years he has created a practice which is recognized as an international hotspot for Dental Tourism. He attracts those who seek a holistic and biological approach to their oral health. Through his weekly Toxic Tuesday and Wellness Wednesday social media posts, Dr. Blodgett shares truths not commonly discussed in traditional dental settings. His post series illustrate his patients’ incredible journeys back to health along with providing best practices for predictable oral and systemic health.
Dr. Blodgett and his wife, Julie, have been married since 1994 and have two beautiful daughters: Sara and Megan. They reside in Southwest Portland, just up the hill from his high school alma mater, Wilson High School.