About fluoride and fluoride toothpaste

What is fluoride? Fluoride is a mineral that is naturally present in water, soil, and certain foods. It is also commonly added to drinking water and oral care products, such as toothpaste and mouthwash. Fluoride is known for its ability to prevent tooth decay by making the teeth more resistant to acid attacks from plaque […]

Tooth trauma (for baby tooth, adult tooth)

Tooth trauma refers to any injury or damage to a tooth caused by external forces. It can occur in both baby teeth and adult teeth. Common causes of tooth trauma include falls, accidents, sports injuries, and biting down on hard objects. The severity of tooth trauma can vary, ranging from minor chips or cracks to […]

Meet Dr. Jackson Jeong

Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Jackson received his Bachelor’s degree from University of Auckland in New Zealand, then his Master’s degree from Boston University School of Medicine. Before going into the field of dentistry, Dr. Jackson also worked as a research scientist at Seoul National University and Harvard University. Dr. Jackson attended University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry then completed his residency at New York University and Bellevue Hospital. He currently serves as a pediatric dental surgeon at Palisades Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian Health to treat pediatric patients under general anesthesia. Dr. Jackson is fully board-certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. His hobbies are soccer, watching sports games, and spending time with his wife and two toddlers.