Learning About Invisalign®

With so many new dental treatments available, our team here at Dr. Alan J. White, D.D.S. in Staunton, Virginia, understands some people may not know them all. That is why our team is happy to give you the proper information you need to learn how you can achieve proper oral... Read more »

Pregnancy Can Cause Problems With Your Oral Health

Are you pregnant or thinking about getting pregnant? If so, you’re probably expecting a number of changes, but did you know that your teeth may change as much as your body. Similarly, had you heard that it’s vital for you to protect your oral health in order to protect the... Read more »

Picking the Right Toothbrush

A lot of people make sure that they're using ADA approved toothpaste, floss, and mouthwash in their oral health regimen. However, one part of an oral health routine that's often overlooked is whether or not you've chosen a good toothbrush. Believe it or not, but the right toothbrush can make... Read more »

Oral Care Without Toothpaste

What do you do to keep up your oral health? Do you make a point of brush and floss every day? If so, good for you—but what would you do if you found your toothpaste tube empty one day and weren't able to get more right away? As you can... Read more »

A Dental Crown Needed to Repair a Tooth

Fillings are generally used to repair a small to medium-sized cavity. In time, the natural bacteria in your mouth can start to erode the cement that attaches a filling to the remaining tooth enamel. The older and larger a filling is, the more likely it is to fail. If you’ve... Read more »

How Alcohol Affects your Oral Health

On average, out of every $100 dollars an American spends, one goes to alcohol. While having alcohol isn’t uncommon, did you know that it can cause serious damage to your oral health? In other words, while you have probably heard that red wine will stain your teeth, you could be... Read more »

Professional Tooth Bleaching Procedure to Safely and Effectively Brighten Your Smile

Many people struggle with stains on the teeth in their smile. A stained smile can leave you feeling self-conscious and wanting to explore your whitening options. Fortunately, the dental professionals at the practice of Dr. Alan J. White, D.D.S. are adept and have years of experience helping people find the... Read more »

What is a Dental Crown?

Have you ever heard of a dental crown? If you have, do you know exactly how having a crown can help your smile? Similarly, do you know what benefits you can expect to enjoy if you decide on a crown? As you may know, dental crowns—which are sometimes referred to... Read more »

How to Achieve Your Best Smile

If you’re unhappy with the appearance of your smile, our team encourage you to consider cosmetic dentistry in Staunton, Virginia. Dr. Alan J. White, D.D.S. offers several smile-enhancing treatments to help you achieve dazzling pearly whites. Dr. Alan J. White can achieve minor dental repairs by bonding composite resin to... Read more »

Feeling at Ease in the Dental Chair

There are a number of people who get nervous, or even anxious, when they visit a dental office. Some people are fearful enough that they will even avoid going to the dentist at all costs. Does this describe you? Don’t worry; there are ways to ease your dental fears. Preparation... Read more »