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April 16th, 2015 | Memphis Dentist, Memphis Pediatric Dentist, News | Comments Off on What Your Dental Hygiene Says About You

What Your Dental Hygiene Says About You

It’s easy to ignore the effects of poor oral hygiene because they’re hidden in your mouth. But gum disease produces a bleeding, infected wound that’s the equivalent in size to the palms of both your hands, says Susan Karabin, DDS, a New York periodontist and president of the American Academy...

April 14th, 2015 | Memphis Dentist, Memphis Pediatric Dentist, News, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Why Are My Teeth Misaligned?

Why Are My Teeth Misaligned?

The American Association of Orthodontists reports that in the United States 4.5 million people are wearing braces or other dental appliances to straighten teeth and provide a healthy, beautiful smile1. As many of us know, an orthodontist is a dentist with additional clinical training to treat malocclusions (improper bites), which...

February 9th, 2015 | Memphis Dentist, Memphis Pediatric Dentist, News, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Early Orthodontic Prevention-Could Mean Lower Dental Bills Later

Early Orthodontic Prevention-Could Mean Lower Dental Bills Later

Look at yearbook or prom pictures from the 1950s or ’60s and you’ll see many smiles framed with heavy metal braces. It’s a sight that’s less common in high schools today. Why the change? Children today tend to get braces at a much earlier age. Some patients with special problems...

January 21st, 2015 | Memphis Dentist, Memphis Pediatric Dentist, News, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Win An Electric Sonicare Toothbrush From Wilkinson Orthodontics!

Win An Electric Sonicare Toothbrush From Wilkinson Orthodontics!

Please help complete the following and you could win Electric Sonicare Toothbrush. Valentine’s Day is just a few weeks away and we want to hear from you! Please answer the following questions: 1. The best love song ever written is___________. 2. The most romantic movie is__________. 3. The most romantic...

October 31st, 2014 | Memphis Dentist, Memphis Pediatric Dentist | Comments Off on The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Encourages Parents to be Aware of Mouth Monsters This Halloween

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Encourages Parents to be Aware of Mouth Monsters This Halloween

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, is encouraging parents and caregivers to enjoy a Mouth Monster-free Halloween. Whether your kids are attending Halloween parties or trick or treating in the neighborhood, keep on the lookout for ghosts, goblins and worst of all,...