Dr. James Underwood, DDS

Dr. James Underwood, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. James Underwood, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Oklahoma City, OK. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma and practices dentistry.Read his story

8101 S Walker Ave Ste D

Oklahoma City, OK 73139

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • United Concordia

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Dr. Underwood's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Underwood "After Dr. Underwood graduated from Oklahoma State University in microbiology, he and his wife, Pat, moved to St. Louis to work as a researcher for McDonnell-Douglas Corp. He was one of the primary developers of an automated bacterial identification system for NASA to be used in outer space. The technology spun off to a system for hospitals and the start of Vitek Systems, Inc. The result was the AutoMicrobic System which is still in use today. Dr. Underwood received his Masters of Science degree from Southern Illinois University and Pat received her Masters of Science degree from St Louis University in communication disorders while in St. Louis. Dr. Underwood and Pat decided to change gears a little and moved back to Oklahoma where Dr. Underwood entered dental school. In 1984, Dr. Underwood received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Oklahoma and Pat added a beautiful baby daughter, Erica. In his off time, Dr. Underwood enjoys spending time with his daughter, Erica, son-in-law, Chris, grandson, Hunter, and granddaughter, Avery."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Underwood "Since 1983, Crossroads Family Dentistry has been providing our patients with affordable quality dental services. Establishing and maintaining the highest degree of oral health is the top priority. "

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

11  Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Oklahoma State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Oklahoma
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Underwood has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Underwood's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Underwood to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Underwood's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have been going to Dr. Underwood for 20+ years. Very courteous, professional and pain free! I refer everyone I come in contact to looking for a dentist to Dr. Underwood.
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