Dr. Whitlock

Month: July 2009

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Cardiodontics: The Heart Mouth Connection, Whitlock Orthodontics

If you have been told you have periodontal disease (also known as gum disease or periodontitis), you’re not alone. An estimated 80 percent of American adults currently have some form of the disease! Periodontal diseases range from simple gum inflammation to serious disease that result in major damage to the soft tissue and bone that …

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Whitlock Orthodontics and Our Dental Colleagues

At Whitlock Orthodontics, we are committed to the partnership we have with our dental colleagues. Dentistry and orthodontics are closely tied, and keeping strong contact with our dental colleagues is important to offering patients the best service. We are eager to assist our dental colleagues with furthering their education by providing an open door to …

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Bottled Water May Be Behind Tooth Troubles: Whitlock Orthodontics Explains

We at Whitlock Orthodontics want you to know that as more families turn to bottled water and away from the tap, they may be missing out on one important ingredient that most brands of bottled water fail to include: fluoride! As of 2005, bottled water is second only to soft drinks as the most popular …

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