Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups and cleanings supports your daily… Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to… Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,… Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing… Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have… Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account… Read more »

Preventing Cavities Can Be Done with Dental Sealants

It’s important that your child practice regular oral care habits such as daily brushing and flossing, as these help to maintain their oral health. If your child has a hard time removing plaque and food particles from their smile due to tight spaces in the back teeth, Dr. John A. Johnson Jr. may recommend dental… Read more »

Say No to Oral Infections

Do you ever wish that not getting sick was as easy as just saying no to things like the flu or the common cold? Well, while we may not be able to completely prevent those health issues, there is one type of infection that you have nearly complete control over. Oral infections are easily prevented… Read more »

Helping Your Smile Recover After Wisdom Teeth Removal

Your smile needs care and attention. Your wisdom teeth have the potential to cause pain, especially if they become impacted or infected. In situations like these, your wisdom teeth can also cause many other problems to your oral health. Luckily, most people avoid these complications by having their wisdom teeth removed. However, the recovery of… Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Improve Deep-Set Tooth Stains

Chipped teeth and noticeable dental fillings on prominent teeth can leave you feeling self-conscious about the look of your smile. This is especially common among patients who struggle with deep tooth stains. One of the most effective treatments for tooth stains to achieve a beautiful white smile is custom-made porcelain dental veneers. Dental veneers are… Read more »