Give Your Smile the Support It Needs With the Write Oral Care Tools

Using the right tools for the job has always been invaluable, and just as much so when it comes to your dental hygiene care. You can't go wrong using products stamped with the American Dental Association Seal which affirms that they do what they say they will, and are safe to you on your oral tissues. So let's take a... read more »

A Damaged Dental Crown Can Cause Significant Problems

Dental crowns are often created in a special dental lab from materials that known to be durable enough to replace tooth enamel’s ability to bite, chew, and grind food. However, bad habits like nervously nibbling on foreign objects, biting your nails, or improvising your teeth to open packaging can sometimes exceed the structural integrity of a dental crown. If one... read more »

Laser Gum Dentistry

If your gums bleed easily, or are tender or red, you may have gum disease. In the case of advanced gum disease, Dr. Corey Johnson may utilize laser dentistry in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Lasers in gum treatments means more comfort for the patient and more efficient, precise work for our dentist. Periodontal laser therapy is performed to remove inflamed gum... read more »

Risk Factors for Contracting Gum Disease

Did you know that periodontal disease – or as it’s commonly referred to, gum disease – is the most common cause of tooth loss in American adults? There are a lot of things that go into someone contracting gum disease, but today we’re going to go over some of the most common risk factors. It’s hereditary A lot of people... read more »

The Facts About Professional Fluoride Treatment

Have you ever wondered why our Corey I. Johnson D.D.S., P.C. team offers professional fluoride treatments when you come in for a dental cleaning? If so, we are happy to tell you why! Fluoride is a beneficial mineral that keeps your smile in tip-top shape by strengthening and nourishing your chompers as well as preventing and fighting tooth decay and... read more »