Dr. John Francis

Periodontics
AZ
30 years experience male

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Periodontics

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

362 Answers
40 Agrees
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Francis
30 years experience Periodontics
Bacteria: A clean mouth is always good for you. Mouthwash can help kill that bacterial plaque that we miss when we brush or floss incorrectly.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Francis
30 years experience Periodontics
Most don't: The mouth is pretty good at fighting off infections and most canker sores don't get infected. But if it is swollen and hot feeling, or has any exudat ... Read More
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2 thanks
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Francis
30 years experience Periodontics
See dentist: You may need braces, or sometimes the dentist can just change the front of the teeth with veneers and close the gap that way. But it all depends, so ... Read More
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May 16, 2013
Expert advice for patients with medical comorbidities requiring periodontal procedures.
Apr 6, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Francis is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks for verifying that yogurt may help! That's what I had thought
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Yes, I have the underlying bone issue. Bye!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Creighton University School of Dentistry
Graduated 1991MD

Residency

University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio

Affiliations

American Academy of Periodontology
American Dental Association
Arizona Society of Periodontists
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