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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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How Aging Affects Your Smile

When you get older, you may need to change your dental hygiene routine to keep your teeth and gums healthy and beautiful. The aging process can lead to many changes in the anatomy of your smile, and a few of these changes are discussed in this video. Watch this short clip to educate yourself about […]


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Your Smile: Fall 2012

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


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How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Reduce the Effects of Aging

As you get older, you will notice that the first signs of aging tend to appear in your facial expressions, and more specifically in your smile. Your teeth and gums are always changing, and you may find that advancing age has your teeth lacking the brightness and sheen that they once had. Cosmetic dentistry can […]


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July 2012 Loyal Hygiene Club Member Winner

Congratulations Kimberley C.  our July 2012  $100 Winner!   Thank You for being a loyal hygiene club member! Ask Belinda for more details.


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Get More Information About Cosmetic and Preventative Dentistry With These Links

Proper dental care can enhance both the health and appearance of your teeth and gums so that you can smile with confidence. Take advantage of the latest dental technology available by scheduling an appointment the Tucson office of Dr. John R. Carson, DDS at (520) 514-7203. If you want to learn more about some of […]


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3 Signs That It’s Time to Visit Your Dentist

Going to the dentist for regular check-ups can keep your teeth and gums in good health, but there are some issues that might warrant an extra visit to the dentist’s office for a diagnosis. Identifying dental problems early on is the best way to ensure accurate and complete treatment. When any of the conditions below […]


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Understanding Tooth Sensitivity

If you have ever experienced a tinge of pain when eating or drinking hot or cold items, then you may be suffering from tooth sensitivity. When you have tooth sensitivity, eating or drinking certain foods can cause painful sensations in affected areas of the mouth. As this video explains, tooth sensitivity is caused by dentin […]


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Comparing Traditional and Clear Orthodontics

It is not uncommon for adults to need orthodontic treatment to improve the health of their smiles, but having a mouth full of metal is not ideal for professional working adults. Teens in need of braces may also desire a more cosmetically pleasing solution for orthodontics so they might avoid the hassle and embarrassment of […]


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More About Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry

Visit The Websites Below To Find Out More About Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry Our recent blogs have discussed some of the most common reasons to visit your dentist for restorative and cosmetic treatments. Find out more about oral care and cosmetic dentistry at the recommended links below. For an appointment to discuss the health of […]


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June 2012 Loyal Hygiene Club Member Winner

Congratulations Adam K.  our June 2012  $100 Winner!               Thank You for being a loyal hygiene club member! Ask Belinda for more details.


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4 Common Smile Flaws that Cosmetic Dentistry Can Fix

Every smile is unique, so achieving an aesthetically pleasing smile requires a personalized treatment plan to address the specific flaws that bother you. One way to boost your smile confidence is to seek treatment from an experienced cosmetic dentist. There are several different cosmetic treatments available that can correct various aesthetic and oral health issues. […]


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Signs of Tooth Root Decay

Preventative measures like at home care, regular dental cleanings, and exams can help to identify tooth decay and slow its progress. However, if decay goes unnoticed and untreated, it may eventually reach the roots and nerves inside of your teeth. As this video explains, when tooth decay penetrates deep enough, the nerves in the canal […]


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Stages of Tooth Decay & When a Root Canal Can Help

Tooth decay is best identified early on, because decay will continue to worsen over time if left untreated. By the time tooth decay causes noticeable symptoms, it may have progressed fairly significantly and will likely require restorative procedures. Below is a look at the stages of tooth decay and the kinds of treatments that can […]


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Maintaining A Healthy Smile

Here at John Carson Dental, your comfort and dental health is our top priority, which is why we’ve provided these informational resources about periodontal disease and CEREC restorative dentistry: Porcelain is a popular material for dental crowns due to its strength and natural appearance, but there are several different types of crowns available for different […]


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May 2012 Loyal Hygiene Club Member Winner

Congratulations Sherrie K.  our May 2012  $100 Winner!               Thank You for being a loyal hygiene club member! Ask Belinda for more details.


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Dental Hygiene Tips for Preventing Gum Disease

According to The New York Times, more than three-quarters of all American adults suffer from some form of periodontal disease, ranging from mild gingivitis to more severe periodontitis.  Physicians have found links between gum disease and serious health conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and Alzheimer’s. Because the gums are such an important structure for […]


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How to Treat Gum Disease

Periodontal, or gum disease, is the leading cause of tooth loss in the United States.  Because gums are so essential to oral health, it is important to understand how poor hygiene can lead to periodontal disease.  Take a look at this video to see the importance of preventing gum disease with regular dental checkups. Gum […]


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3 Dental Issues that CEREC Can Repair

CEREC technology is one of the latest advancements in restorative dentistry.  CEREC uses a combination of computer-aided design and manufacturing technology to enable specially trained dentists to fabricate ceramic dental implants with ease—often on the same day as your appointment.  Take a look at just a few of the dental problems that your Tucson dentist […]


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For More Preventative And Restorative Dental Information, Visit The Resources Below

Our recent blogs have discussed some important facts about dental procedures like CEREC crowns and root canals that can improve the health and look of your smile. You can find related information about these topics with these links recommended by Dr. Carson. To schedule an appointment with John Carson, DDS, call our dental office at […]


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Helpful Information for Root Canal Patients

The root canal is a dental procedure that can save natural teeth and relieve a great deal of pain caused by infection of the tooth pulp. While in the past dental drills and techniques were less sophisticated and more painful for the patient, today a root canal is relatively painless and quick. To help you […]


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