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Young woman with dental issues covering her mouth
Mar 11, 2019, 10:22 PM
Caring for your teeth is about more than just keeping your mouth, gums, teeth, and other oral tissues. In fact, bad oral health habits can actually have negative effects on the entire body. It’s important to know that if your gums bleed, your teeth…
Young girl with braces
Feb 25, 2019, 9:58 PM
Orthodontic treatment isn’t just used to fix crooked teeth. It can also help with jaw alignment and proper spacing. Because of this, it may not always be apparent that a child needs orthodontic treatment. This is why it’s important that all children…
Young child smiling
Feb 11, 2019, 10:26 PM
Gummy vitamins first hit the market in the late 1960s and have gained popularity over time. Vitamins were put in gummy form to make them more appealing to children while still delivering the essential vitamins and minerals needed. These days even…
Man with tooth/sinus pain
Jan 28, 2019, 10:52 PM
Sinuses and the upper teeth and jaw are closely connected to one another. Because of this, a tooth infection may radiate into the sinuses and a sinus infection can feel like a toothache. If you’re not sure which you’re suffering from, the following…
Young woman smiling in surprise
Jan 14, 2019, 9:09 PM
Many people talk about how they have ‘soft teeth’ that have been passed down from parents, grandparents, or other family members. Some people believe this is the source of all of their dental woes, while others believe it’s simply a myth. There’s a…
Family of four
Dec 27, 2018, 10:09 PM
If you’re currently undergoing orthodontic treatment and are planning on taking a vacation or traveling for the holidays, there are a few things you can do to be prepared. While you’re out of town, there are a few things you should plan on taking…
Young woman with tooth pain
Dec 12, 2018, 6:37 PM
Almost everyone who has teeth will experience a toothache at some point. For some, tooth pain can be unbearable and are notorious for coming on very suddenly and being difficult to get rid of. It’s important that you know the reason for your tooth…
Young girl with tooth pain
Nov 26, 2018, 11:14 PM
Part of maintaining a healthy smile is knowing how to care for your gum tissue and avoid gum disease and gingivitis. If gum disease goes untreated, it can develop into periodontitis, which can eventually cause bone loss in the jaws or the loss of the…
Family sitting together outside in yellow leaves
Nov 12, 2018, 7:14 PM
Thanksgiving is right around the corner and here at Lockett Orthodontics, we’re thankful for our teeth and all they do for us. Most of us will care for our teeth every day, by brushing and flossing, and trying to eat healthy, but how often do we stop…
Boy with braces smiling
Oct 22, 2018, 9:27 PM
As dental technology advances, orthodontic treatment is becoming more and more popular. However, even as it becomes more popular, the myths and misconceptions regarding orthodontic treatment still abound! Here at Lockett Orthodontics, we’d like to…

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Colorado Springs, CO 80920

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    We offer orthodontics services for all ages, young and old - it’s never too late to correct your teeth and obtain the beautiful and healthy smile you’ve always wanted!

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    Address: 3210 E. Woodmen Rd. #200
    Colorado Springs, CO 80920

    Phone: 719.309.6823
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