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Popular Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures to Consider for Your Smile

Your dentist is an excellent resource for your oral health, but he can also help you discover cosmetic procedures that will give you the sparking and beautiful smile you deserve. There is a wide range of cosmetic dentistry procedures available, and many of them can be completed in a single visit to the dentist’s office. […]


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Exploring Your Sedation Dentistry Options

If you experience anxiety or discomfort that keeps you from getting the dental care you need, it may be time to talk to your dentist about sedation dentistry. There are several levels of sedation that are appropriate for various procedures and patient preferences, so sedation dentistry is available to almost any patient struggling with dental […]


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Find More Information Regarding Your Dental Care At These Sites

If you want to learn more about sedation dentistry, dental implants, or ways to keep your teeth healthy between dental appointments, check out the recommended articles below. For a consultation to explore the treatments that might enhance your smile, book a visit to Dr. John Carson, DDS, by calling (520) 514-7203 today. Visit Colgate.com for […]


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CEREC Dental Restorations

Dental care is constantly evolving to make restorations and cosmetic procedures easier for patients to fit into their busy schedules. CEREC technology is one of the most significant advancements in modern dentistry, because it provides same-day restorations for a wide range of cases. You can get a glimpse at the benefits of CEREC dental restorations […]


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Three Benefits of Dental Implants

If you have had one or more teeth extracted due to injury, decay, or severe gum disease, dental implants may be on your list of treatments to consider for restoring your smile. There are several important benefits that make dental implants worth the investment. Permanent tooth replacement Dental implant roots are affixed to the jawbone, […]


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Root Canal Aftercare Tips

  Root canals are not as complex or painful as the procedure’s reputation would indicate, but they do require some temporary changes to your home dental care to ensure complete healing. Immediately following a root canal you may have some minor pain and swelling, which you can easily manage with over-the-counter medication and rest. The […]


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For More About Oral Care, Visit These Sites

    When your dentist is invested in the latest equipment and technology for restorative, cosmetic, and preventive care, you can get the smile you want without the hassle of long visits to the dentist’s office and outdated treatments. At the office of Dr. John Carson, DDS, we proudly feature CEREC same-day crowns, Diagnodent laser […]


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How Stress Can Affect Your Oral Health

  Stress is a fact of life that everyone must deal with, and it can affect your oral health if you do not manage it. As this video explains, bruxism is a common problem that arises when stress becomes an issue. Over time, bruxism or tooth grinding can lead to serious complications like tooth decay […]


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Who Can Benefit from CEREC Porcelain Crowns?

If you have a cracked or chipped tooth, it can become a serious issue in the appearance and function of your smile. Crowns are a common type of dental restoration to prevent these issues, but treatment with them often includes messy impressions, temporary crowns, and multiple visits to the dentist’s office before the permanent restoration […]


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3 Signs You May Need A Root Canal

A root canal is a procedure that protects a compromised tooth against further injury or decay by the removal of the living tissue, or pulp, within the tooth. The resulting empty chamber is filled with a special type of latex, and the tooth is capped by a realistic-looking crown that preserves the ability to bite […]


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Learn More About Oral Care With These Links

Our recent articles have discussed when a root canal may be necessary and how to maintain the results of a tooth whitening treatment. For more information on these and other dental topics, visit the following resources or call John Carson, DDS at (520) 514-7203: This Colgate.com article explains the major reasons for undergoing a root […]


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Watch This Video to Learn More About Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease is a common condition that results from improper oral care. The detailed animation in this video provides a close-up look at the stages and consequences of periodontal disease. Healthy gums, or gingiva, do not bleed or hurt during a dental exam and are strongly connected to the teeth. However, when tartar builds up […]


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Maintaining Your Teeth After Whitening

Taking good care of your smile is something to be proud of, which is why many people highlight their healthy teeth with a professional whitening treatment. To get the best results, remember to do the following after whitening your teeth: Avoid Foods and Beverages that Stain Teeth Many daily habits—such as having a morning cup […]


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Keeping Your Smile Healthy and Beautiful

If you would like a better understanding of what you can do to make your smile look even better, it’s time to schedule a consultation at the office of Dr. John Carson, DDS. Our practice offers restorative, cosmetic, and general dentistry services to give each patient a customized approach to achieving a better smile. Contact […]


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Myths About Teeth Whitening

Tooth whitening is the most popular cosmetic dentistry procedure, and there are a wide variety of whitening techniques to address the unique needs of every patient. In this video, you’ll learn about some of the common misconceptions that surround the procedure. One of the assumptions that people make about tooth whitening is that any treatment […]


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A Guide to Treating Tooth Loss with Dental Implants

When you lose a tooth, it’s imperative that you fill in the space left behind by the missing tooth. When a tooth is missing from your smile, your other healthy teeth can shift from their natural positions leading to problems with your bite. Bone loss under the surface of your smile can also occur, leading […]


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3 Cosmetic Dentistry Myths Debunked

Cosmetic dentistry can offer many improvements to your smile beyond the visual. It is a common misconception that cosmetic dentistry does not provide any benefits to the health of smiles, but a number of cosmetic procedures are designed to improve the function of the teeth and gums while also making them look better. Here are […]


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A Look at TMD

When you are suffering from facial pain or headaches, you may not think to turn to the dentist for diagnosis and treatment. However, these issues are commonly attributed to dysfunction in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), which is treatable with the right kind of dental care. Below are some of the details about TMJ dysfunction (TMD) […]


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For More About Dental Implants and TMJ, Visit These Sites

Our recent blogs have discussed some of the more complex and intricate oral care procedures to improve your smile and help you live in greater comfort. View more information related to these issues at the recommended links below and get a personalized look at your dental health with Dr. John Carson, DDS. Schedule your initial […]


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Your Smile: Winter 2012

Download the latest “Your Smile” newsletter.  Click on the newsletter below to download the PDF.


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Taking Time to Care for Your Smile

Media Summary http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ubv79kfByc4&feature=share&list=UU3UBF_16dd2UncCoR0lCgKQ Taking Time to Care for Your Smile Dental health needs vary at every age, and good habits in early adulthood can reduce the need for intensive restorative care as your smile ages. In this video from the American Dental Association, you will hear some helpful reminders for maintaining good oral health even […]


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Are You a Candidate for Dental Implants?

Dental implants have become the new standard treatment for missing tooth replacement because they offer the most permanent restoration of the tooth structure without sacrificing the integrity of the remaining natural teeth and underlying bone. While dental implants are highly effective and aesthetically pleasing, they are not for all cases of tooth loss. Here is […]


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Take Wonderful Care Of Your Teeth With These Helpful Links

If you want to improve your smile from the inside out, learn about the restorative and preventive services offered at the office of Dr. John Carson, DDS by visiting our website or calling us at (520) 514-7203. We can provide you with the complete care you need to maintain a beautiful smile for life. For […]


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September 2012 Loyal Hygiene Club Member Winner

Congratulations Jennifer M.  our September 2012  $100 Winner! Thank You for being a loyal hygiene club member! Ask Belinda for more details.


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The Risks of Foregoing Restorative Dentistry for Tooth Loss

Tooth restoration is an important aspect of dental care if you have lost a tooth. Tooth restoration not only improves the look of your smile, but it will also preserve the health of your remaining natural teeth and gums. There are several options to replace a lost tooth including dental implants and bridges, so you […]


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Tips for At-Home Tooth Care

Keeping your teeth and gums healthy does not require much work, but it is important to know which steps will make a difference in your smile. With this video, you can hear some of the best tips for caring for your teeth and gums. First, you should brush twice daily with a toothbrush with soft […]


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Quick Tips for the Best At-Home Oral Care

If you want to support the preventive care that you receive at the dentist’s office, it is important to develop a home-care routine for your teeth and gums. By brushing and flossing properly, you will reduce your need for restorative dental care and keep your smile looking youthful and bright. To make the most of […]


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Visit The Following Websites For More Oral Hygiene Best Practices

Our recent blogs have reviewed some procedures that can give you newfound confidence in your smile. You can find more details about these treatments with the articles below. To schedule a personalized consultation to discuss your smile, visit John Carson, DDS in Tucson. Call (520) 514-7203 or go online to schedule your first appointment. Check […]


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August 2012 Loyal Hygiene Club Member Winner

Congratulations Lacy S.  our August 2012  $100 Winner! Thank You for being a loyal hygiene club member! Ask Belinda for more details.


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What to Expect When Getting Your Cavity Filled

Cavities are a problem commonly associated with children, but they often appear in adults as well. When cavities are spotted early enough, they can be treated through changes to a person’s oral hygiene routine. As the cavity becomes larger and does more damage to the hard tooth enamel, it poses an increasing threat to the […]


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