Kenneth J. Jackson, D.D.S.
809 Redskin Trail
Wapakoneta, Ohio 45895
Phone: 419.738.2426
Fax: 419.738.6411

Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Cosmetic Dentistry
...The cavities that form between teeth are typically related to a lack of flossing...

Gum and Bone
...It's easy to see why brushing and flossing to remove plaque is essential to keep your teeth and gums healthy...

FAQ
...Then we can recommend a specific program of brushing, flossing, and other treatments for parents to supervise and teach to their children...

Chemo and Your Mouth
...If your gums bleed and hurt, avoid the areas that are bleeding or sore, but keep flossing your other teeth...

How to Brush
... For flossing instructions, please see How to Floss...

How to Floss
How to Floss Flossing is an essential part of the tooth-cleaning process because it removes plaque from between teeth and at the gumline, where periodontal disease often begins...

How to Read X Rays
...This decay was most likely caused by a lack of flossing, as are most cavities that occur between the teeth...

Oncology Guide
...Avoid flossing the areas that are bleeding but to keep flossing the other teeth...

3i Dental Implants
... Improved Quality Of Life Dental implants are designed to be a long-lasting solution for tooth loss and are cared for with brushing and flossing, just like natural teeth...

Ankylos C/X Implants
... Improved Quality Of Life Dental implants are designed to be a long-lasting solution for tooth loss and are cared for with brushing and flossing, just like natural teeth...

BioHorizons
...Home care for your implants will consist of brushing and flossing...

ClearCorrect
...   Progress Wearing Your Aligners You'll wear your aligners all the time, except while eating and drinking or during daily tooth care such as brushing and flossing...

Nobel Biocare
...Home care for your implants will consist of brushing and flossing...

Perio Protect
...This gel seeps above and below the gum line, modifying the biofilm (the calculus and tartar) which makes your brushing and flossing much more effective...

All Teeth
...In order to keep your implant clean and plaque-free, brushing and flossing still apply! After treatment, Dr...

ClearCorrect
... Progress Wearing Your Aligners You'll wear your aligners all the time, except while eating and drinking or during daily tooth care such as brushing and flossing...

Living with Braces
... Brushing and dental care Don't think that now that you have braces you don't need to worry about flossing or brushing...

Orthodontic Treatment for Children
...The added benefit of these aligners is that they are removable, allowing easy brushing, eating, and flossing...

Retainers
... Maintain good oral hygiene with regular brushing and flossing to eliminate plaque and prevent tooth decay...

Treatment for Adults
... The added benefit of the aligners is that they are removable, allowing for easy brushing, and flossing, and eating...

Treatment for Children
...The added benefit of these aligners is that they are removable, allowing easy brushing, eating, and flossing...

Crowns and Bridges Post Op
...However, when flossing, it is best to pull the floss through the contact rather than lift up on the temporary so you don't accidentally loosen it...

Fillings Post Op
...It is important to resume regular brushing and flossing immediately...

Gum Surgery Post Op
...Then begin flossing the next day, allowing the floss to very gently touch the gums of the surgical area...

Porcelain Veneers Post Op
...It is important to resume regular brushing and flossing immediately...

Scaling and Root Planing Post Op
...The goal of this treatment is to allow reattachment of the gums to the clean root surface and to shrink the periodontal pockets to levels that can be maintained by daily flossing and brushing...