Dr. Jessica Johnson
Dr. Jessica M. Johnson is a Kansas native, who grew up down the road in Baldwin City. She graduated from Baldwin High School where she played basketball and ran cross country and track, and graduated from Baker University with a degree in Molecular Bioscience. She graduated dental school from the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) and then completed a one year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program, also at UMKC. During her residency, Dr. Johnson was trained in dental implant placement and restoration, TMJ treatment and therapies, surgical extractions and ridge preservation, cosmetic dentistry, Invisalign, and fabricating complex dentures. She is very excited to bring a variety of general dentistry procedures to Ottawa and the surrounding communities. Prior to becoming the owner at Ottawa Kansas Dentistry, Dr. Johnson was an associate dentist at a private practice in the Kansas City area. Dr. Johnson is a member of the Kansas Dental Association, American Dental Association, Fifth District Dental Society and a Nobel Biocare Implant Study Club.
Dr. Johnson has been married to her husband Taylor for 5 years, and they welcomed their first child, Emery Kay, in January 2017. In their free time, the Johnson family can be found cheering on the Kansas Jayhawks, cooking and trying new foods, or brewing beer and wine. The Johnson’s also have two cats, Java & Perl, who are spoiled members of the family. Dr. Johnson also enjoys playing sand volleyball, spending time outside, and reading a good book.
Dr. Johnson’s dental philosophy is provide patients with comprehensive dental care that will set them up for long-term success in their oral health. She believes in preventative dental care, and strives to always provide exceptional quality to each and every patient, all while building an enjoyable doctor-patient relationship.