JR Dental Newsletter – July 2022

dry mouth

July 23rd is World Sjogren’s Day. It’s named after Dr. Henrik Sjogren, the Swedish ophthalmologist who noticed a connection between patients he was seeing with dry eyes, and patients who suffered from a consistently dry mouth. Further investigation resulted in the discovery that these symptoms where caused by an immune system attack on these patients’ moisture-producing glands. Today, approximately 4 million Americans live with this chronic disease, and many more go undiagnosed. Let’s take a quick look at the symptoms, and learn more about this disease that causes far more complications than the occasional parched mouth. Read more.

flossingDon’t Like Flossing? Try One Of These Methods and Get Those Gums in Shape!

When it comes to dental floss, what’s the best kind? Well, if you ask a dentist, they’ll tell you the best dental floss is the floss you’ll actually use. That could be Teflon floss, dental tape, nylon floss, waxed floss, and flosses with or without flavors – there are a lot of choices! There are also a number of ways to get your flossing done that don’t have you wrapping a long string of floss across your fingers and deftly maneuvering your hands in such an enclosed space. Enter the oral irrigator, the vibrating flosser, and the dental pick! Which might be best for you? Read more.


Holidays are often the stressful times for our health and especially our teeth. We tend to feel free to temporarily forget the careful health guidelines and routines we’ve set up for our families. And why not? It’s OK to relax and take a break once in a while, especially on holidays like July 4th when we are already celebrating our freedom!

But you don’t have to totally abandon care for your teeth in order to have a good time. Here are three great ideas to keep you smiling this July 4th weekend. Read more.

Work familyHappy Work Anniversary Team

Thanking our lovely work family on another productive year. We Thank you for all of your hard work and we hope to continue to develop more years together.

This Month we celebrate our specialist team at Our JAX Multispecialist Dental Center. Our Oral surgeon Dr.Mahan and our Orthodontist Dr.Lorenzo who has been such a wonderful addition for the pass 7 years. Dr. Gonzalez our beloved general practice doctor at JR dental delivering and serving the public with 12 years of her spontaneous spunk.

Ms. Anni our dental assistant, Angie our Patient care Advocate and Ms. Fabiola thank you ladies for help making our office uniquely amazing!



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