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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Teeth Whitening
... How to Whiten Teeth There are many simple ways to improve the appearance of discolored teeth: Regular cleaning to remove the plaque and tartar...

Cleanings and Prevention
... Learn about plaque control on our How to Brush and How to Floss pages...

Gum and Bone
...Many people require a routine cleaning three or four times a year due to buildup of plaque and tartar...

Orthodontics
...A build-up of plaque can cause tooth decay and gum disease...

Pedodontics
... Yes because children develop plaque just like adults do and it must be removed on a daily basis so it does not lead to tooth decay...

Dental Glossary
...When plaque mineralizes and hardens it forms calculus...

Bad Breath
... Bacterial plaque and food debris accumulate on the back of the tongue...

Denture Care
... Daily cleaning of your denture is necessary to prevent build-up of plaque, food, calculus (tartar), and stain which can cause: Problems with appearance or esthetics Mouth odor Irritation to the tissues under the denture Infections in the mouth How do I keep my dentures clean...

Fluoride Experiment
...Your teeth are constantly under attack from acids in foods, drinks and bacteria naturally occuring in the mouth (plaque)...

How to Brush
...Brushing removes plaque from: the chewing surfaces the cheek and tongue sides of teeth at the gumline, where periodontal disease often begins Most people tend to brush too hard so we strongly advise the use of a soft or electric toothbrush...

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...

Oncology Guide
... After Transplantation Follow up with us for control of plaque, tooth demineralization, dental cavities, and infection...

Tooth Sensitivity
... Other causes of sensitive teeth: Cracked teeth - Chipped or broken teeth may fill up with bacteria from plaque and enter the pulp causing an inflammatory reaction...

Toothpaste Ingredients
...It is a mild abrasive, so it scours your teeth, helping to eliminate plaque...

3M Mini Dental Implants
...As with natural teeth, food and bacterial debris (plaque) must be removed after meals...

MDI Implants
...As with natural teeth, food and bacterial debris (plaque) must be removed after meals...

Teeth Whitening
... How to Whiten Teeth There are many simple ways to improve the appearance of discolored teeth: Regular cleaning to remove the plaque and tartar...

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

Cleanings and Prevention
... Learn about plaque control on our How to Brush and How to Floss pages...

Scaling and Root Planing
Scaling and Root Planing We remove the plaque through a deep-cleaning method called scaling and root planing...

MDI Mini Dental Implants
...As with natural teeth, food and bacterial debris (plaque) must be removed after meals...

Orthodontic Glossary
...Gingivitis is caused by the bacteria found in plaque that attack the gums...

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

Scaling and Root Planing Post Op
Scaling and root planing therapy is a procedure that involves removing bacterial plaque and tartar from the root surface below the gumline with instruments and ultrasonics...