About Dr. Jarod Johnson
Arctic Dental owned and managed by Dr. Jarod Johnson. 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.
Dental Degrees & Certifications
Dr. Jarod has earned:
Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering, University of Iowa, 2009
Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Iowa, 2013
Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, School of Dental Medicine
Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
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.
Community & Continuing Education
While in Las Vegas Dr. Jarod served as a Delegate to the Southern Nevada Dental Society in the Nevada Dental Association.
He was in the Las Vegas Community and has worked to bring Team Smile, a community outreach program, back to Las Vegas.
Dr. Jarod is an active member of the Muscatine Community. He regularly attends community events and is a member of the board for the Musser Public Library.
Dr. Jarod also holds a position as an Adjunct Assisting Professor in Pediatric Dentistry at The University of Iowa College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics.
Dr. Jarod is happily married to his wife Laurie. They have a daughter named Lydia, and a son, William. He enjoys spending time with his daughter, son, and wife cooking, grilling, and exploring the outdoors.