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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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What to Look For in Preventive Dental Treatments

Within the dental community, there has been a recent shift in attitude toward patient care. In the past, the focus of dental visits was treating existing conditions. Now more dentists are focused on preventing common dental problems through proactive office procedures and at-home care tips. Here are some of the qualities of effective preventive care […]


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Video: Gingivitis Detection & Prevention

Gingivitis is the earliest stage of gum disease that is marked by bleeding gums that become irritated during brushing and flossing. This video talks about preventing gingivitis through positive dental habits and proactive care at the dentist’s office. A periodontal evaluation will measure the pocket depth of the gums to assess how much, if any, […]


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3 Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures that Can Enhance Your Smile

A beautiful smile can positively impact your life in many ways, but none more so than the simple urge to smile more often. If there are features of your smile that you are not pleased with, you may want to consider procedures like those listed below that can improve the look and function of your […]


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January Loyal Hygiene Club Member Winner

Congratulations Diane B.  our January  $100 Winner!     Thank You for being a loyal hygiene club member! Ask Belinda for more details.


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How to Remedy Stained Teeth with Whitening Procedures

Your teeth may become stained or yellowed over time for a variety of reasons, even if you are on top of your at-home dental care. Commonly consumed foods like berries, coffee, and dark-colored sauces all discolor teeth. Certain habits like smoking cigarettes or not rinsing after eating may also lead to stains. There are many […]


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To Learn More About Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures, Visit These Educational Resources

If you have enjoyed our recent information about improving your smile with the advanced technology of CEREC crowns and professional whitening systems, read through the links below for an in-depth look at these procedures:   WebMD.com reviews the foods that have the largest impact on yellowing teeth.   Review the basics of proper dental hygiene […]


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Video: A Video Overview of CEREC

One of the most extraordinary uses of computer technology in dentistry is the CEREC crown system. This system eliminates the hassle associated with traditional crowns while still restoring the health and beauty of your smile. This video shows how CEREC works. First, the tooth is prepared with a reflective powder. Then, digital images of your […]


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The Benefits of Using CEREC for Tooth Restoration

A chipped, cracked, or damaged tooth can be easily fixed with a dental crown that works to support the remaining structure of the natural tooth. Today, crowns are an even more effective dental procedure with the use of the CEREC system, which reduces the crowning process to only one dental office visit. Here are some […]


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Learn about the Advantages of Preventive Dentistry with these Helpful Resources

Choosing a dental office with a compassionate staff that can facilitate the highest quality treatment will offer long-term benefits to the health and beauty of your smile. To see what advanced dental technology and a caring medical staff can do for you, schedule a consultation with Dr. John Carson, D.D.S. at (520) 514-7203 and explore […]


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December Loyal Hygiene Club Member Winner

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


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Dental Technology Working to Make Dental Treatment a Faster, More Comfortable Experience

Scheduling regular visits to the dentist for cleanings and checkups is an essential part of a complete oral hygiene routine. Recent technological advances in dentistry facilitate more accurate diagnoses in less time and increase patient comfort. At the office of Dr. John Carson, D.D.S., we have implemented cutting-edge tools to provide the best possible experience […]


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iTunes App The Dental Expert

 iTunes App: Dental Expert Learning about dental care is the first step toward maintaining a healthy and sparkling smile. From the basics on daily care to the details of orthodontics, background knowledge can help you understand dental treatments your dentist recommends and the best ways to improve your teeth and gums.   The Dental Expert […]


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How Comprehensive Dental Work Can Save You Time, Money, and Discomfort

An outdated school of thought is that visits to the dentist should only be made when you are experiencing pain or discomfort in the teeth and gums. This is problematic because a large amount of damage may have already occurred by the time symptoms begin to develop. Utilizing preventive care and correcting existing damage with […]


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The Doctors TV Show Cerec Crown

      Video: The Doctors TV Show Cerec Crown Traditional dental crowns require several office visits to shape, customize, and implant. Cerec technology eliminates the need for multiple trips to the dentist’s office and produces the same results as traditional crowns.   This video shows Cerec technology in action. In just moments, this machine […]


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November Loyal Hygiene Club Member Winner

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


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The Benefits of Visiting a Dentist Who Uses Digital Radiography and Intraoral Cameras

X-rays have long been a common part of yearly dental checkups, used by dentists to evaluate abnormalities in the teeth and gums that may require treatment. However, the X-ray process has vastly improved with the use of digital radiography. In addition to being safer than traditional film X-rays, digital X-rays produce more accurate images with […]


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Check Out These Resources On Preventative and Restorative Dentistry

  Your dentist can help you smile beautifully for life by correcting existing damage to your teeth and helping you practice good habits to preserve your oral health. Dr. John R. Carson, DDS offers Tucson residents complete dental services, including root canals, dental implants, and gum disease treatment. Learn more online or call our offices […]


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Understanding Why Root Canals Can Become Necessary

Each tooth in your mouth contains sensitive nerve tissue called pulp. When the exterior of the tooth is damaged, the pulp may become infected, causing extreme pain and sensitivity. When a root canal is performed, a dentist can save the body of the tooth and eliminate discomfort by extracting the pulp and sealing the tooth. […]


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October Loyal Hygiene Club Member Winner

Congratulations Thomas V. our October $100 Winner!   Thank You for being a loyal hygiene club member! Ask Belinda for more details.


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Check Out These Great Resources to Learn More About Our Recent Blog Topics!

Our recent blog topics have focused on the myths surrounding fluoride and what to expect from a root canal. If you found these topics interesting and would like to learn more about them, check out these informative links from around the Web:   Over at ADHA.org is a quick guide to the facts about fluoride […]


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Busting the Myths About Fluoride

Asking for opinions about fluoride is likely to yield you as many different opinions as people you asked. With so much written on the subject in recent years on the Internet, it is easy to get caught up in the myths surrounding fluoride. Dentists in Tucson and throughout the United States recommend the use of […]


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What Happens During a Root Canal

A root canal is a common dental procedure performed in the United States, and it is done to treat and repair teeth affected by decay. Here, we will briefly go over what the procedure does, how it’s performed, and signs that a person may need to undergo a root canal.   What is a Root […]


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Diagnodent – Laser Cavity Detection

  Locating and treating tooth decay is one of the most common procedures in cosmetic dentistry. Tooth decay causes a wide range of dental problems, making early detection and treatment incredibly important. However, the two most prevalent detection methods—visual inspection and x-rays—are somewhat limited in their effectiveness. Diagnodent is a revolutionary new method for detecting […]


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September Loyal Hygiene Club Member Winner

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


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August Loyal Hygiene Club Member Winner

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


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Workplace Excellence Award Finalist!

Dr. Carson has been selected as a finalist for the Workplace Excellence Award.  We are very proud and honored to receive this nomintation and to become a finalist.


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Dr. John Carson is a Sponsor for the Women’s Spa & Wellness Showcase!

Dr. Carson was one of the sponsors for the Journal Broadcast Group’s Women’s Spa & Wellness Showcase event on Saturday, March 13th 2010, at La Encantada Mall in Tucson, Arizona. The event was loads of fun and the entire Dr. Carson team met some really nice folks and gave away lots of great items. We were visited by […]


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Holiday Team Photo 2009

Left to Right: Tracy, Dr. Carson, Shelly, Kim W, Kim C, Tamera


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Compassionate Dentistry… with a High Tech Approach


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