Advanced Dental Technology & Treatments in Tucson, Arizona

CEREC Dental Technology - John R. Carson, D.D.S., P.C. | Cosmetic, Preventive, Restorative Dentist in Tucson


Cerec is a unique Computer Aided Design/Computer Aided Manufacture (CAD/CAM) system that allows us to make tooth colored restorations in our office in one visit.


If you are a busy person on the go the Cerec system is perfect for you!!

Only one appointment necessary

No messy impressions

No temporaries

No unsightly metal – no silver-colored fillings

Beautiful, extremely durable, tooth-colored restorations

Hi-tech accuracy

Preserves more healthy tooth structure

Digital Radiography

The difference between digital x-rays of today and the previous film x-rays is they can no longer be misplaced and can be viewed on multiple computers in our dental practice at the same time. With digital x-rays Dr. Carson is able to view the image immediately and with a much higher quality image than with previous film images. Digital X-rays also use up to 90 percent less radiation than film X-rays.

Intraoral Camera - John R. Carson, D.D.S., P.C. | Cosmetic, Preventive, Restorative Dentist in Tucson

Intraoral Camera

The Intraoral Camera provides the patients a better understanding of their dental needs by being able to see exactly what the doctor sees. The images can be viewed by the patient on the computer monitor during the exam.

Benefits to the Patient:

**Allows Dr. Carson to recognize potential problems early and allows a patient to see potential problems with their teeth and/or gums including:

  • Tarnished or corroded fillings
  • Fractured teeth
  • Decay
  • Bleeding gums and plaque
  • Oral tissue condition (possible oral cancer lesions)
Isolate Dental Mouthpiece - John R. Carson, D.D.S., P.C. | Cosmetic, Preventive, Restorative Dentist in Tucson

Isolite for Patient Comfort

Isolite is the revolutionary dental device that is improving dentistry. It’s a unique patented mouthpiece that creates a wide open, well lit field for Dr Carson to complete the dental procedures. Easy-to-insert, and comfortable for the patient, the Isolite mouthpiece can be inserted in only a few seconds and removed even more quickly.


Benefits to the Patient:

  • Patients experience increased comfort
  • It allows a patient a to rest their jaw and no longer worry about their tongue or cheek being getting in the way

Keeping Our Patients Safe and Healthy at John R. Carson D.D.S., P.C.

Dear Patients,

As all of you know, our vision here at John R. Carson D.D.S., P.C. is to partner with patients to achieve the best for their long-term oral and overall health. We are honored to serve you. In light of current coronavirus/COVID-19 concerns affecting the world and an order from the Arizona Governor we, like all dental offices in Arizona, are closed for anything other than dental emergencies until April 3rd.

If you have a dental emergency, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are committed now and always to your needs.

The offices of John R. Carson D.D.S., P.C. continues to employ the most up-to-date infection control procedures and our record proves that they work really well! Rest assured that the infection control and standard precautions that we always employed are excellent deterrents to COVID-19 and every other virus. In addition to the routine steps we take, we are being even more vigilant of all the areas in the office. Surfaces in the reception area, front desk area, consultation area and restroom, which would normally be cleaned and disinfected daily, are now being disinfected throughout the day. Hand sanitizer is readily available in all areas of the practice for your use.

During this confusing and stressful time, staying healthy helps you fight off any challenge! Know that we take our role as your healthcare partner very seriously and are here to help! For the latest information and guidance, please refer to the CDC’s COVID-19 situation webpage, the Department of Public Health website, or ADA.

Stay safe and healthy—we look forward to seeing you soon.