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May 22, 2017
Let Us Boost Your Confidence
People who receive orthodontic treatments generally experience greater confidence, happiness, and self-esteem.
May 15, 2017
Break the Habit
Habits such as nail biting, unnatural tongue thrusting, pencil chewing and nervous picking at your wires can also break braces. Be aware of these and make an effort to stop them. Remember that damaged braces mean extra appointments, inconvenience and extended treatment time. If you do break your braces, be sure to make an appointment with your orthodontist immediately. Broken braces are not correcting your teeth!
May 8, 2017
Expert Ice Trick
If you experience any swelling, try applying packs of ice to your face for 15 minutes on then 15 minutes off, until the swelling is sufficiently reduced.
May 2, 2017
Easter Trivia Contest
Contestants check your email to see the results!
May 2, 2017
Easter Trivia Contest
Contestants check your email to see the results!
May 1, 2017
Which bug has 25,000 Teeth?
The snail's mouth is no larger than the head of a pin, but it can have over 25,000 teeth!
May 1, 2017
Ice Cream Memory Match Contest
The Walker-Dixon Ice Cream Memory Match Contest starts today! The winner wins 25 points. Participants earn 2 points.
Apr 30, 2017
Ice Cream Memory Match Contest
Walker-Dixon is proud to present its latest contest! Ice Cream Memory Match Contest starts on May 1 - May 31, 2017. The winner wins 25 points. Participants earn 2 points.
Apr 17, 2017
It's Hip to Have Braces!
According to the American Association of Orthodontist, the number of children 17 and younger receiving orthodontic treatment has grown 46% over the past decade to 3.8 million in 2008. (Source: WSJ)
Apr 10, 2017
Jaw Adjustment
Your upper jaw can be expanded up until the age of 13 because the two bones that make up that part of your body have not yet fused together and can still be gently moved apart.