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Is Your Smile Ready For Vacation? [infographic]

Getting ready to hit the road this summer for a much-needed vacation? Make sure your smile is ready for vacation with cosmetic dentistry from Family Dental of Spokane Valley. Don’t show up to your dream destination with a tired, worn, or damaged smile. Let Dr. Ellsworth and his team of experts remake your grin. We can help you: Show others a bold, confident smile Look younger, ...

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Dental Implants Will Give You Freedom From Floppy Dentures

Picture this scene. You and that special someone in your life are out at a fancy new restaurant that just opened. You’ve been looking forward to this night for a long time. The hostess seats you at the perfect table in a corner of the dining area. You pick up the menu to browse their offerings and as your eye scans the pages, much to your dismay, you find that soup is really the only item ...

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Tips to Help Your Kids Drink More Water This Summer [infographic]

With the summer season beginning to heat up, it’s important that your kids take in an adequate amount of good clean water. Proper water not only is good for their bodies, it can also help keep their teeth clean and free of debris. If your kids are ready for their next regular checkup, call us today at 509-850-3217 to make appointments for them. Check out our infographic below to see how to get your ...

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Get Started on Your Holiday Smile Now

We’re well into summertime now, so why are we talking about a holiday smile? Because now is a perfect time to get started on yours! Imagine that you’re at a holiday party or get-together this coming December. Perhaps there are people in the room you haven’t seen in a long time. You naturally want to make a great impression on them, right? A beautiful, brilliant smile is one of the best ...

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Dental Crowns Can Repair Your Smile [video]

You don’t have to put up with damaged or missing teeth. Using dental crowns, Dr. Ellsworth can repair your smile and give you more confidence. Plus, you’ll enjoy easier, more comfortable chewing again. Isn’t it time you did something about your damaged smile? Call us today at 509-850-3217 to schedule an appointment or use our convenient online form. Be sure to watch this video as one of our ...

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Which Teeth Whitening Method Should I Choose?

If you’ve been disappointed one too many times by teeth whitening products purchased from a drugstore, you may be ready to try professional teeth whitening. While we can certainly help you with that, it actually may not be the best teeth whitening method for you. Depending on the condition of your teeth, the type of discoloration you have, and other factors, another teeth whitening method ...

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Should I Get Six Month Smiles Braces? (Quiz)

If you’ve got a few crooked teeth or other minor orthodontic issues, you may resist getting braces to correct it. But you can straighten your teeth in six months – or even less time – with Six Month Smiles braces. Though they’re not the best solution for someone with a misaligned bite or other serious orthodontic issues, they work well for problems that affect the “social six,” the ...

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See How Teeth Implants Can Change Your Life [Infographic]

Sometimes we deal with something for so long that it becomes normal. If you have missing teeth, it may have become normal for you to adjust your diet, like chopping up foods or chewing on one side. It may be normal for you now to take out dentures every night before bed. It may be normal for you to speak differently to account for those missing teeth or dentures, which have been known to fall ...

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Help Us Celebrate National Dental Hygienists Week [Photo]

There seems to be a day, week, or month dedicated to everything these days, especially with social media. One special week we never forget falls on the second week of April every year: National Dental Hygienists Week! At Family Dental of Spokane Valley, our patients love Mary, Dr. Ellsworth’s hygienist who has been with us for 24 years! She does a lot around here, more than just ...

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Don’t Let Easter Food & Drink Ruin Your Smile [Blog]

There are many official holidays here in the United States, and you no longer have to be religious to celebrate some of them. That’s very true for Easter. No matter the traditions, people tend to gather with friends and family to enjoy a big Sunday meal — and all that candy! While your family should enjoy themselves no matter how you celebrate this holiday, you need to be careful. There ...

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