Welcome to Sampson Dentistry

On behalf of Sampson Family Dentistry, thank you for visiting our website. Whether you are a current patient of ours or just browsing across our site, we hope you find the information helpful. At the very least, it will be a good starting point for learning the answer to many of your dental questions.

Meet Dr Sampson Our Team

 

General Dentistry In Birmingham, ALDr. Sampson graduated from Samford University with a degree in Biochemistry and then received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at UAB in 2008.

Upon graduation he received the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain Award for clinical excellence. He has since earned a fellowship in the area of Laser Dentistry from the World Clinical Laser Institute following extensive education and testing.

He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, World Clinical Laser Institute, and Opt-In Dental Advantage.  Dr. Sampson’s love for relationships, health, and artistry led him to dentistry where he is able to passionately pursue all three.

When he’s not lecturing to people about the importance of daily flossing, Dr. Sampson loves spending quality time with his wife, Lauren, daughter, Selah, and son, William. He is also an avid fly-fisherman, hockey fan, and disc sports enthusiast.

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Helping Kids Enjoy Healthy Habits

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One of the most common things we hear our adult patients say is “I wish I would have taken better care of my teeth when I was younger.” Many times we tell kids “brush and floss and don’t eat candy or you’re going to get cavities” as an effort to motivate them to properly take …

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Headaches and Teeth

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Did you know that many headaches are actually linked to your teeth? Bruxism is a term to describe the clenching and grinding of teeth. When a person clenches or grinds their teeth together, muscles that control the movement of the jaws work overtime. The muscles (in particular the temporalis and masseter muscles) become very sore …

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Flossing in the Shower?

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One of the biggest struggles I face as a dentist is the daily battle to convince people that they need to floss. I tell patients that if they are not flossing, then about 40% of their teeth surfaces are not getting cleaned. I tell them that bacteria are just continually sitting there breeding, eating, and …

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