General Dental Care in Hattiesburg MS

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Patient Resources

Our doctors and their staff are dedicated to providing you with a pleasant visit and results that you’re proud to show off. Our administrative staff is ready to help you with questions about scheduling, financial policy and insurance, to make that part of the process as simple as possible.

Your First Visit

During your first visit to our office, you will find the reception area warm and inviting. We offer comfortable seating in a relaxing atmosphere.  Our front office staff will welcome you and answer any questions you may have.

We ask new patients to arrive 10 to 15 minutes early to finalize any new patient forms or review any insurance information.

To lower your wait time, you are welcome to print and complete your New Patient Paperwork form prior to your appointment.


Financial Information

The cost of your treatment will vary depending on your individual needs and treatment plan. We will discuss with you the cost of your treatment and each of your available payment options before you begin, so that you can make the best choice for you.

We accept most insurance plans and will be glad to file your insurance claims for you. Your smile is yours forever and we want to make it easy as possible for you to receive the best dental care you need.

Please let us know if you have any questions about your insurance coverage.


Garner Nichols Dental also accepts CareCredit® Financing. With CareCredit you’ll always have an easy and convenient way to pay for dental care at locations in the CareCredit network. For everything from routine teeth exams and cleanings to cosmetic dental procedures and orthodontics. Now that’s something to smile about.

Smile now, pay-over-time at Garner Nichols Dental

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Hear what our patients are saying

175+ 5 Star Reviews!

Love seeing Dr. Burke! Makes sure I’m happy with what’s been done. Always a great environment and staff. Everyone is always super kind! Definitely a great Dentist office! Even my kids are comfortable here. Double win!

Kara Stanley

These Doctors and this staff are the best in the Industry. Conveniently located right across from Venture Church on Lincoln Road. I am convinced that they truly care about my well-being all the way around. I am so grateful that I found Garner-Nichols!

Blaine McHanan

attentive employees, it is definitely top notch. Dr Nichols was great and made my son feel at ease and comfortable during his procedure. I would highly recommend her. Great job to you all for creating such an inviting atmosphere! Thank you!!

Felicia Floyd

They are super friendly, kind, patient, and honest! They are also great with kids. I am happy to have them treating my 3 kids... 18, 14, and 3. Thank you all so much.

Tabitha Bledsoe