922 Henderson Dr, Jacksonville, NC 28540
Martha J. O'Hara, DDS
Did You Know?
Family Dental Care in Jacksonville, NC
DID YOU KNOW?
An average person spends 38.5 days brushing their teeth over their lifetime.
Humans have only two sets of teeth in their entire lifetime—baby teeth and permanent teeth. Once you have your permanent teeth, make sure you take good care of them.
The average human produces 25,000 quarts of saliva in a lifetime. That is enough saliva to fill 2 swimming pools.
Most tooth loss in people under 35 years of age is caused by athletic trauma, fights or accidents.
Most tooth loss in people over 35 is from Periodontal Disease.
If you don't floss, you miss cleaning 35% of your tooth surfaces.
100 years ago 50% of adults in North America were toothless.
Teeth are the hardest substance in the human body.
Ancient cultures chewed on twigs or roots to clean their teeth.
Regular dental cleanings can help prevent heart attacks.
Tooth decay is the 2nd most common disease in North America after the common cold.