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A Root Canal Can Stop Your Dental Pain [video]

Did you know that a root canal can actually stop your dental pain, not cause you more pain? That’s right – you’ll actually feel better after root canal treatment, not worse. Dr. Ellsworth can also use this treatment to save your diseased tooth from an extraction in most cases. If you have a throbbing toothache, call us today at 509-850-3217 to get out of dental pain soon. You can also request an ...

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Hide Discoloration With Lifelike Restorations! [PHOTO]

Teeth whitening is a fast, easy way to brighten dingy, stained teeth. But it won’t work for every type of discoloration you might see in your smile. Today’s before-and-after images are just one example where dental restorations might be a better choice. As you can see, because our tooth-colored solutions look completely natural, you can enjoy both cosmetic and restorative benefits at ...

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See Why Cosmetic Dentistry Is Worth It! [PHOTO]

To really understand the difference cosmetic dentistry can make, it’s not always enough to know what it can do to improve a smile. Sometimes, you just have to see it for yourself. So here is a before-and-after look from our Spokane Valley gallery of work! We hope it inspires you to consider making the changes to your teeth needed to create the smile of your dreams! As you can see, ...

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Flash a Straight Smile With Our Orthodontic Options [video]

When it comes to getting a straight smile, there’s more than one way to do it at Family Dental of Spokane Valley. Dr. Craig Ellsworth and our team offer you several orthodontic options to choose from, including: Invisalign – Straighten your teeth with clear teeth aligners rather than brackets and wires. ClearCorrect – Treatment is similar to Invisalign, although is usually a little ...

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Deep Dental Cleaning vs Regular Cleaning

As their names suggest, the two types of dental cleanings available differ in their degree of cleaning. Because a deep dental cleaning is more invasive than the standard dental cleaning, there is a bit more involved in the process. At Family Dental of Spokane Valley, we regularly conduct routine dental cleanings as well as deep cleanings, depending entirely on the condition of our patients’ ...

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Could I Be at Risk For Gum Disease? [quiz]

Did you know that you could have early-stage gum disease and not even be aware of it? It’s true – bacteria can lurk beneath your gumline without any obvious symptoms. The good news is that every time you visit Family Dental of Spokane Valley, we do a thorough check for signs of gum disease. Catching this problem early on allows us to treat it more easily. If you need to schedule your ...

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Do You Grind Your Teeth? [video]

You may not even be aware of it, but you could grind your teeth in your sleep. The good news is that we offer great treatment to stop teeth grinding (also known as bruxism). Eliminating this habit now will help you avoid the need for restorative dental work to repair the damage. We encourage you to call us today at 509-850-3217 or use our online form to request an appointment for a checkup. We’ll ...

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Enjoy Great Dental Care Here [video]

If you need great dental care in our area, look no further than Family Dental of Spokane Valley. Dr. Craig Ellsworth and his team offer a variety of dental services in a relaxed and friendly environment. Here are a few other reasons to pay us a visit soon: Extended hours that make scheduling a breeze Dental sedation to calm any anxious nerves you have Dr. Ellsworth years of dental ...

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A Quick Updated Guide to Dentures

For many people, dentures are an inevitable part of their lives. As people age, their teeth tend to decay and fall out, making everyday tasks more difficult. Dentures are a great solution for those who want to maintain a normal lifestyle rather than living with holes in their smiles. At Family Dental of Spokane Valley, we offer three types of dentures for patients who are missing most or all ...

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Maintain A Healthy Smile This Holiday Season [Infographic]

The holiday season comes with lots of joy and excitement. We love the sparkle, the parties, and the general merriment that comes with holidays. Whether you enjoy several large events or simply spend time at home with your loved ones, it’s important to remember that no matter how magical the season, your teeth may still be at risk. The good news is that it’s fairly simple to protect your ...

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