Benjamin D. Babcock, DDS
Meet Dr. Babcock
Dr. Ben Babcock grew up in Ohio and graduated from Mount Union College, Alliance, OH with a B.S. degree in Biology in 1977. He served as an officer in the U.S. Navy for 6 years, 1978-1984. He then returned to Ohio for dental school at Ohio State University, graduating with honors in 1988 with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He was also selected for membership in Omicron Kappa Upsilon, a national dental honor society.
A one-year post-doc General Practice Residency was completed in 1989 at the University of Washington Hospitals. Volunteer dental work was next where he spent one year in Solola, Guatemala providing dental services at a small, rural dental clinic. He then worked for a short while at the Spokane Indian Reservation dental clinic before starting in private practice in Hayden, ID in 1991.
He actively pursues continuing dental education in diverse areas to stay abreast of the latest advances in dentistry. He has been a member of the Coeur d’Alene Restorative Study Club, the Meridian Study Club (Seattle Study Club), the Comprehensive Treatment Planning Study Club through Implants NW Live, and the Pinnacle Dental Study Club, and others.
He is a member of the following professional organizations:
- American Dental Association
- Idaho State Dental Association
- Idaho Panhandle Dental Society
- Spokane District Dental Society
- American Academy of Implant Dentistry (Previous)
Ben’s recreational interests outside the office include running, hiking, biking, exercising, reading, travel, photography, music and learning about the world around us.
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“I have been with Dr. Ben since the mid-1990s. He has taken very good care of my teeth. Dr. Ben explains what is best for me and why. He gives me choices, also. I like his staff. They can laugh with me and just have fun. Dr. Ben makes sure everything is just right. He takes his time… so when I get home there is no problems or pain. These are my thoughts about Dr. Ben…I feel we are very blessed to have Dr. Ben in our community to serve us.”
Marilyn J. Rollins