In: oral health waco
Orange Juice is Harsher than Teeth WhiteningMarch 7, 2011
A recent study conducted at the Eastman Institute for Oral Health at the University of Rochester showed that the acid in orange juice has more negative side effects on tooth enamel than does the hydrogen peroxide used in professional and over-the-counter teeth whitening systems.Read More
Texas Independence Day CelebrationFebruary 25, 2011
“Honor the Texas flag; I pledge allegiance to thee, Texas, one state under God, one and indivisible.”
On March 2, 1836, Texas declared its independence from Mexico. Come join us in celebrating the 175th anniversary of this unique event!Read More
Truth about George Washington’s False TeethFebruary 18, 2011
Growing up, we always heard that George Washington’s teeth were made of wood. However, through science and technology, we learned this was just a myth. In reality, President Washington had several sets of dentures. They were made from ivory, lead, gold, human, and animal teeth.
Washington endured a long history of dental problems and health issuesRead More
TMJ Therapy for Headaches, Jaw Pain, and Teeth GrindingFebruary 14, 2011
Are you suffering from headaches, migraines, earaches, trouble chewing, pain in the face, or irritating jaw popping? There is a possibility that you may have temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD).Read More
New Year’s ResolutionsJanuary 5, 2011
I’m sure you have already been asked what your new year’s resolution is for this year. It seems like these goals are at the top of everyone’s list of priorities right now, but chances are they will be long forgotten by the end of the month.
I am Dr. Corbet Locke of Waco Dental, and I have a new year’s challenge for you. Instead of making a resolution that affects only one area of your life (physical, professional, personal, etc.), why not set a goal that will positively impact your overall well being?
My challenge to you is to exercise your right to a beautiful smile.Read More
Good Oral Health Contributes to Good Overall HealthDecember 4, 2010
I’m sure we all remember being told to brush our teeth as a little kid. It seems like getting the kids to brush their teeth now a days is a chore, too. It’s unfortunate that teaching kids good brushing habits is so difficult, but the truth is that it’s incredibly important. Healthy habits start young and impact oral health throughout your lifetime. I am Dr. Corbet Locke of Waco Dental and I want to tell you about the importance of maintaining healthy habits.Read More