1. 5 Things You Need To Know About Gum Disease

    Keeping your gums healthy is just as important as brushing and flossing your teeth. That’s because gums play an important role in your mouth. They serve as support for your teeth, keeping them from shifting or wiggling around. They also serve as a barrier that keeps bacteria from invading the roots of your teeth and doing damage there. Keeping your gums healthy is definitely in your best interes…Read More

  2. 4 Tips for Soothing Toothaches

    When your tooth starts hurting, it can bring your whole day grinding to a halt. Toothaches are a sign that there’s something wrong, but you might not be able to get into the dentist to get it checked out right away. What happens is the pulp of your tooth becomes inflamed, which irritates the nerve endings within. This can be the result of cavities, trauma, or an infection. With that in mind, we…Read More

  3. What You Need to Know About Dental Crowns

    Just about everyone knows someone who has a crown, if they don’t have one of their own. Today, we’re going to take a look at what you need to know about dental crowns. This will include why the procedure may be needed, how it works, the recovery process, and the different materials crowns are available in. If you think you may need restorative dentistry services, from crowns to bridges and eve…Read More

  4. Overcoming Dental Anxiety

    Do you have a fear of going to the dentist? If so, you’re not alone. The American Association of Endodontists reports that more than 15 percent of American adults avoid going to the dentist, either due to misconceptions or outright fears. This can result in heightened stress levels and an overall feeling of nervousness when the subject of dentistry is brought up. However, you should not let this…Read More

  5. Whitening Techniques for a Brighter Smile

    A gleaming bright smile is incredibly important. Nobody wants a dull, yellowed grin that they have to hide from view. Stained teeth can often be the sign of larger problems like unhealthy gums, diminishing enamel, and overall poor dental hygiene. But don’t despair! There are some great ways that you can brighten your smile right at home. If you’re looking to improve your smile and get your den…Read More

  6. What Is Sedation Dentistry?

    Going to the dentist can be quite scary for a lot of people. Whether it’s fear about how long it’s been since your last cleaning, pain caused by a cavity, or just a general anxiety about doctor visits, it’s natural to feel a little worried about it. Thankfully, it is becoming more and more common for sedation dentistry to be used. Here at White Smiles Family Dentistry, we’re more than happ…Read More

  7. Why Choose Lumineers

    Cosmetic dentistry has come a long way, and when you want to enhance your smile, you have many options. It used to be that cosmetic dentistry was limited to just a few services, but in this day and age, there are more options than ever before. With so many options to choose from, it makes it difficult for some people to find the right one for them. Today, the experts at White Smiles Family Dentist…Read More

  8. Are You a Good Candidate for Dental Implants?

    When it comes to replacing missing teeth, nothing beats dental implants, but not everyone is a good candidate. If you have one or more missing teeth, then you have a few options to choose from, including dentures and bridges. But the only option that could provide lifelong results is dental implants. Not only can implants last for years if you take proper care of them, but they look and feel ju…Read More

  9. Why Choose Professional Teeth Whitening

    Why should you come to our dentist office in Albertville for professional teeth whitening when you can do it at home? There are a plethora of teeth whitening options available nowadays for anyone who wants them. Just walk down the toothpaste aisle at your local grocery store, and you'll see what we mean. With so many DIY teeth whitening options at your disposal, why would you ever want to turn to …Read More

  10. When to See the Dentist

    In a previous blog, we went over a few reasons why your six-month dental examinations are so important. But whether or not you make it a point to visit your dentist every six months or not, it's important to know when to see your dentist in the meantime. That's why your friends at White Smiles Family Dentistry have come up with this list of signs that you need dental services in Albertville: #1. Y…Read More