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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Smile Secrets: Halitosis Treatment and Prevention

If you are seeking treatment for bad breath, is it important to first determine what is causing your bad breath? Bad breath could be the result of your diet, improper oral hygiene habits, poor lifestyle choices or underlying ailments deep within your body. Visit our dental office to determine the... Read more »

Harmful Foods Can Destroy Your Teeth

There are some foods that can destroy your teeth. In fact, there are some foods and hard substances that can chip or crack your teeth, causing severe dental damage to your oral health. The good news is that you can avoid these foods and protect your teeth from harm. Our... Read more »

What Can Be Done About a Chipped or Broken Tooth?

As you know, the dentist can be your best source of help. Our office has many treatments that can fix these issues. Even so, we would like to help you further by sharing some home treatments that can ease your discomfort and keep the tooth safe until you can visit... Read more »

Your Smile and Mouth Jewelry

Did you know that mouth jewelry routinely puts your smile at risk for several problems? To help your smile look its best, avoid unhealthy choices such as mouth jewelry. Although lip and tongue rings may seem stylish and appear to be wonderful accessories for your look, they come with hazards... Read more »

Tooth Decay: The Facts You Should Know

If you’re interested in knowing all about tooth decay, then our dentist, Dr. James L. Johnson, is more than happy to help you. Today, he is happy to share some facts and information about tooth decay to help you know more about it. This can help you know how to... Read more »

Got Bad Breath? Here Are Your Treatment Options

Bad breath is an inconvenient and troublesome symptom of an array of oral hygiene or oral health problems. It’s tough to know the exact cause of your bad breath without an appointment at James L. Johnson - The Dentist. This is especially true when your bad breath is persistent. Typically,... Read more »

Treatments for Cavities

Are you curious to know the treatments available for cavities? If so, our dentist, Dr. James L. Johnson, is more than happy to help you. Fortunately, there are many treatments available to help decayed teeth. Now, each treatment can help at different stages of the cavity’s development. In other words,... Read more »