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John Bodell, DO


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John E. Bodell, DO
Trenton, Michigan

A fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons and the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Dr. Bodell is an AOA board-certified surgeon.

Dr. Bodell has been active at the state and national levels and is a past president of the Michigan Osteopathic Association (MOA). He has represented MOA at the AOA House of Delegates since 1987. Additionally, he is a graduate of the AOA’s Health Policy Fellowship.

In addition to his active surgical practice, Dr. Bodell is a regional dean at Henry Ford Wyandotte (Michigan) Hospital and regional dean at Oakwood Hospital Southshore in Trenton, Michigan, both for A.T. Still University-Kirksville (Missouri) College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM).

Dr. Bodell has been the recipient of many honors and awards, including the American College of Surgeons Humanitarian Award and the Henry Ford/Wyandotte General Hospital Humanitarian Award, both in 2005. A past president of the Trenton Rotary Club, Dr. Bodell is a nine-time Paul Harris Fellow of Rotary International – an honor given to people who have donated $1,000 to annual programs or had the amount donated in their name. He also received a humanitarian award from Rotary International.

After earning his osteopathic medical degree at what is now ATSU-KCOM, Dr. Bodell served his internship at Riverside Osteopathic Hospital and his residency at Detroit Osteopathic Hospital. ​

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