Are Floss Picks As Good As Regular Dental Floss?

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Floss picks vs regular floss? While it’s better to floss with a floss pick than to not floss at all, it’s important to note that floss picks can only clean a part of the tooth’s surface. Dr. Johnson recommends traditional floss or dental tape. Here’s why: A floss pick holds just a small segment of…

Raise Your Dental IQ

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Raise Your Dental IQ

There are many simple things that the average Russellville area resident can do to raise their Dental IQ and improve their oral health. One simple lesson involves bacteria, and everyone’s mouth has a lot of it. But, don’t worry, bacteria per se isn’t the problem. Dental problems occur for Jefferson City patients when the balance…

Dental Care For ICU Patients Lowers Infection Risk

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Hi, I’m Dr. Justin Johnson of Jefferson City Dental Care. Today’s post focuses on an interesting article that appeared recently on Science Daily.com. The article describes a study of Brazilian ICU patients that compared infection rates of those who received enhanced oral care instead of routine oral care. The patients who received the more intense dental care were 56 percent less likely to develop a respiratory infection during their stay.

Is It Growing In Your Mouth?

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Believe it or not plaque can rear its ugly head in any Jefferson City mouth – even yours – no matter how meticulous you try to be. If you have deep grooves, watch out. If you have a receding gum line, watch out. If you are a candy-loving Jefferson City resident with the proverbial sweet tooth, watch out.

Do You Eat A Tooth-Healthy Diet?

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Maintaining healthy teeth is an important concern for our local Jefferson City dental patients. As your dentist, I’m devoted to helping you care for your teeth and keep them healthy. Everyone in the Jefferson City knows that maintaining healthy teeth requires thorough daily brushing and flossing. Regular visits to your local Jefferson City dental practice are also necessary for preventing cavities and maintaining proper dental hygiene.

3 Ways To Keep Your Mouth Happy, Wardsville!

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Hi. I’m Dr. Justin Johnson, an experienced dentist here in Jefferson City. It is my goal to help my patients have optimum oral health, and today I would like to talk about something else associated with our mouths that doesn’t get as much attention as cavities or cosmetic dentistry: it’s our sense of taste.