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Toothbrush Cleanliness

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If you have a manual toothbrush, try to adhere to the 3 month replacement rule or sooner if you had a cold or flu. Some toothbrush manufacturers have colored center bristles.  When the color fades half way, its time to replace. Some electric toothbrushes (like Sonicare) have a built-in UV sanitizer that can extend the life of replacement heads. Also a good rule of thumb for any toothbrush is to keep it out in the open after use so it can dry completely between brushings.

Dear Patients,

Dr Campbell and Staff hope you and your families are doing well and staying healthy during this difficult Coronavirus crisis.  The health and well being of our patients, staff, families, and our community as a whole is our top priority.

As you may have already heard, we have been instructed by the Ohio State Dental Board to discontinue elective patient services in the hopes of reducing the risk of spreading this very contagious virus.  We are limiting patient care to emergency services only for the next few weeks and will keep you updated about any changes through emails, texts, and our website.

If you have any dental pain or discomfort or a situation that needs prompt attention, please call the office to leave a message as we are checking our answering service regularly.  You may also contact Dr. Campbell directly at the cell number provided at the end of our greeting message.

We thank you for putting your trust in us to provide for your dental care needs.  We are closely monitoring updates from the State Dental Board as well as the ADA and CDC and will keep you posted as more information is available.

Thank You for your patience and Stay Healthy!

Dr. Scott A Campbell,  DDS, and Staff


Here is an article from the American Dental Association about Coronavirus infection control