Glade Spring Dentist, Drs. Brown, Thurston, and Toney
Latest Technology

Our office uses modern, state-of-the-art technology to enhance patient comfort and to help you get the smile you deserve!

VELscope Vx - State of the Art Oral Cancer Detection Technology

Velscope VXVelscopeVXOur office is excited to introduce the latest in oral cancer detection technology. Oral cancer are aggressive growths that can invade the tongue, roof of the mouth, gums and cheek. In the United States, an estimated 36,450 new cases of cancer of the oral cavity are diagnosed annually. Risk factors that increase the incidence of oral cancer include alcohol, tobacco, human papilloma virus (HPV).

Our office uses a device called the VELscope Vx which provides enhanced vision when it comes to detecting abnormal tissue areas that might not be visible to the naked eye, including oral cancer and premaligmant dysplasias (pre-cancerous lesions) and FDA approved.

Come visit our office to have your mouth screened for oral cancer and take a positive step towards improving your overall oral health!


Adult "invisible braces" (which are not really braces at all, but clear plastic retainers) are a new technique for adults to obtain the results of braces without wearing braces! This technique, which is effective for both crowding and spacing cases, utilizes a series of retainers (computer generated or lab constructed) that are worn sequentially until the desired correction is achieved.



New technology in veneer fabrication allows us to perform dazzling transformations with minimal surface preparation.


White fillings

White Filling

Although white fillings have been around for a long time, the new materials can now be used in a wider range of applications allowing you to keep your smile as white as it can be!