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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 24th, 2014 | News | Comments Off on Meet and Come Visit “Dr. Greg”!

Meet and Come Visit “Dr. Greg”!

Dr. Gregory T Wilkinson graduated with honors from the University of Tennessee receiving a B.A. degree in Anthropology. He received his D.D.S. from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry and completed his Pediatric Dental residency at U. T. Graduate Pediatric Dentistry Department. He then went on to complete his...