Dr. Whitlock

Month: February 2011

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Looking for a delicious braces-friendly dessert? We’ve got a great recipe!

You have braces from Whitlock Orthdontics, and you’re probably wondering what to eat. You can’t have gum, popcorn or other delicious but braces-unfriendly foods. But fear not! Our friends at the American Association of Orthodontists have a delicious recipe that will satisfy both your sugar craving and hunger. Apple Bombolini Ingredients: Rustic dough • 9 …

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Ask Dr. Whitlock: Who benefits from braces?

Braces aren’t just for pre-adolescents and teenagers anymore! Dr. Boyd Whitlock will tell you that anyone, at any age, can benefit from orthodontic treatment, whether it’s correcting a problem not treated in your younger years, or catching a problem early. To ensure the best overall treatment, the American Association of Orthodontists, or AAO, recommends that …

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February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, from Whitlock Orthodontics

With February being National Children’s Dental Health Month, our team at Whitlock Orthodontics thought we’d share a few good oral hygiene tips with our patients, courtesy of the American Dental Association, or ADA. • Teeth brushing techniques: It takes only two minutes to properly brush, using short, gentle strokes and devoting extra attention to the …

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