Dentistry and Pregnancy FAQ

If you’re pregnant, you already understand what a hectic time of your life it can be. You might have thought that you’d spend this phase primarily resting, but a number of women find that between visits to the doctor’s office and the hospital and time spent baby-proofing the house and setting up the nursery, there… Read more »

Helping Your Toothbrush Help You

Sometimes a toothbrush can seem to be such a common instrument that we forget to care for it. In reality, however, if you are not taking care of your toothbrush, you cannot expect it to take care of you. Storage techniques, brushing techniques, and the age of your toothbrush are all of the vital importance… Read more »

ZOOM Teeth Whitening: The Answers to Commonly Asked Questions

Have you decided to brighten your smile with a teeth whitening treatment? If so, you’re on your way toward the whiter teeth you’ll love! Now, our dental team knows that you probably don’t understand every detail involved in the treatment, which can lead to questions. So, to help you, our dentist, Dr. John A. Johnson… Read more »

A Dental Crown Might Be Needed to Treat a Tooth with a Bad Filling

A standard dental filling is meant to repair a tooth for many years. However, they are not invulnerable to the passage of time and complications from poor oral hygiene. This can weaken the original bond between the surrounding tooth enamel and the filling material. If you notice a change in the tooth’s texture, increased sensitivity,… Read more »

Dental Restorations Might Need a Preparatory Bone Graft

Many times when a tooth is lost to severe dental trauma, untreated tooth decay, or severe periodontal disease it also compromises the underlying bone structure in that part of the mouth. This can complicate certain dental restorations such as a dental implant. In many of these cases, Dr. John A. Johnson Jr. might recommend a… Read more »

Dental Health Care Focus: Dental Sealants

Are your teeth at an augmented risk for tooth decay and cavities? There are many influences that can cause your teeth to fall into harm’s grasp when it comes to oral ailments. Luckily, dental sealants can guard your teeth for many years to come. Focus your oral health care on dental sealants. Save your smile… Read more »

Have You Gotten an Oral Cancer Screening?

Have you gotten an oral cancer screening lately? If not, we would encourage you to consider it. Why? Well, in the United States, roughly 40,000 people are diagnosed with oral cancer every year. The sooner we can detect and diagnose the cancer, if you have it, the sooner we can treat it and the better… Read more »

Brighten Your Smile With Teeth Whitening

Have your teeth become yellow or stained? If you want a whiter smile, you are not alone. Teeth whitening is the most popular cosmetic dental service. For the convenience of our patients, Dr. John A. Johnson Jr. provides both in-office and take-home teeth whitening in Bryan, Texas. Surface and internal staining can be caused by:… Read more »

How to Overcome Your Sensitive Smile

If you are looking for ways to help your sensitive teeth, then we have exciting news for you! Here at Johnson Dentistry in Bryan, Texas, we strive to give you the best help for your oral health care needs, which is why we are happy to provide you with information on how to overcome your… Read more »

Bleeding Gums and Your Oral Health

Do you floss and brush your pearly whites twice a day every day? Have you ever wondered if there’s anything else you can do to keep your smile healthy and strong? If so, we suggest scheduling regular checkups with our dental team as soon as you can. During these bi-annual checkups, we’ll gladly examine your… Read more »