Our Technology

Welcome to Flint River Dental, in Huntsville, AL, your family dentist!

“The staff is always very friendly and helpful. This is one of the nicest and cleanest dentist offices that I have been to. I’ve never had a bad experience there, and hopefully, it stays that way.”

Travis G.

Innovative Dental Machinery

Flint River Dental, in Huntsville, AL is proud to provide patients with high-end oral technologies and techniques for the highest standards in modern dental care. Dental technology has made some pretty remarkable advances in recent years and we’re now able to perform your treatments more efficiently and comfortably than ever before.

We are constantly looking for new ways to streamline your dental visits so you can be assured of receiving the highest quality state-of-the-art dental care!

If you want to learn more, don’t hesitate to call us at 256.269.2954 or contact us online  we’ll be happy to assist you.

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Digital Panoramic X-Rays

The use of digital panoramic x-rays gives our dentists an accurate and complete view of your teeth as well as other structures inside of your mouth. The digital sensor used to take the images may resemble traditional x-ray film, but it is actually linked to a computer.

Since your x-rays are digital, we can view them collaboratively as soon as they are taken. They are available for discussion and, ultimately, allow for a better understanding of anything that we might need to resolve. In addition, digital x-rays use approximately one-quarter of the radiation of traditional film x-rays. They are also better for the environment as they require no fixant or other harmful chemicals.

Other benefits of our x-rays include:

  • Early detection of common oral infections such as periodontal disease
  • Longer-lasting and more durable teeth
  • Improved, advanced care for all parts of your mouth

We Offer Sedation Dentistry

Patients often need help relaxing during complex treatments. We offer sedation options that include nitrous oxide and oral sedation. Nitrous oxide is a mild sedative that helps you feel drowsy, calm, and detached from the experience. If oral sedation is needed, you will be prescribed a medicine to take before you arrive. In some cases, a combination of both methods is used to help patients fully relax.

For more information, call us today at 256.269.2954

Millennium Laser Treatment

The LANAP protocol is a comprehensive approach to treating gum disease around teeth and dental implants using the Millennium PerioLase MVP-7, a free-running pulsed Nd:YAG laser requiring specific knowledge and skills drawn from the whole of dentistry.

The LANAP protocol targets the diseased tissue, leaving healthy tissue intact, while maintaining the height of the tissue and a closure of the periodontal pocket wound. This allows healing to take place while minimizing pain and discomfort to the patient. This means less pain, less bleeding, less swelling, no stitches, less down time, and less recovery-time dramatically.

If you want to learn more, don’t hesitate to call us at 256.269.2954 or contact us online  we’ll be happy to assist you.

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Our Core Values

From Our Family to Yours

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Grattitude

Seek gratitude first & always. You can't have gratitude & be anxious at the same time!

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Make Lemonade

Barriers are an opportunity. We find a way to win.

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Assume the Best

Assume the best about patients & the team. No tolerance for gossip.

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Margins for Mission

We create profit for mission work in our community.

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Kindness Matters

Kindness & dignity are a right, not a reward.

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Smile Anyway

If it's a hard day, remember you are a blessed child of God.

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Smile Anyway

If it's a hard day, remember you are a blessed child of God.

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The office and staff are very warm and inviting, procedures are fully explained along with the costs attached to them. Dr. Darby is very kind, warm, yet professional. I would and have recommended Flint River Dental to others. My whole family likes this dentist and her office
Robin M.