Dr. James G. Hood, D.D.S., P.S.




Dr. James G Hood has trained with some of the world’s best sedation dentists. He is rapidly becoming known as one of the leading Spokane Valley sedation dentists.

Dr. James G Hood has extensive knowledge in sedation dentistry and provides his patients with the very best dental care.




Dr. James Hood has been delivering outstanding dental care for over 29 years. Dr. Hood earned his undergraduate degree in Natural Science at St. John’s University/College of St. Benedict and received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Iowa in 1980. In 2001, he earned a Master’s degree in Pastoral Ministry from Gonzaga University and is currently working on a Doctorate in Leadership Studies there. In addition, he has completed numerous hours of specialty training through continuing education.

A published author and pub

lic speaker, Dr. Hood enjoys educating the public on preventive and cosmetic dentistry. To stay on the cutting edge of dentistry, he maintains memberships in may professional organizations, including:

  • American Dental Association
  • American Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Christian Medical & Dental Association
  • Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation
  • Glacier Natural History Association
  • Internet Dental Alliance
  • Washington State Dental Association
  • Spokane District Dental Society

Dr. Hood currently serves as a Court Appointed Special Advocate/Guardian for children in all situations needing assistance and Licensed Foster Parent. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family (wife, 15 children and spouses, and foster children. He also enjoys reading and editing his wife’s poetry and fiction books.