We are committed to care for your family’s oral health with an emphasis on children from birth through adolescence. Our focus on education and prevention allows us to provide parents and children with the skill set and knowledge to properly care for their mouth.
Arctic Dental is run by Dr. Jarod Johnson. Dr. Jarod earned his Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from The University of Iowa in 2009, and his Doctor of Dental Surgery from The University of Iowa in 2013. He earned a Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas, School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Jarod has received advanced training in behavior management, sedation, hospital dentistry, trauma, special health care needs, interceptive orthodontics, space maintenance, oral hygiene, and dietary counseling. His energetic personality allows him to relate to kids on an individual level. He understands the importance of children having a positive dental experience, and strives to provide the best care tailored to each child’s needs. Dr. Jarod enjoys educating children and their families on the importance of oral health so they can establish good habits for a lifetime of smiles. His goal is to develop relationships with each of his patients to establish a dental home that is welcoming from infancy through adolescence. Dr. Jarod is a member in good standing with the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Iowa Dental Association, and the Davenport District Dental Society.
While in Las Vegas Dr. Jarod served as a Delegate to the Southern Nevada Dental Society in the Nevada Dental Association. He has been involved in the Las Vegas Community, and has worked within the community to bring Team Smile, a community outreach program, back to Las Vegas.
Dr. Jarod is happily married to his wife Laurie, who has recently accepted a position at HNI Corporation as Member and Community Relations Generalist. He enjoys spending time with his wife cooking, grilling, and exploring the outdoors.