Have you ever felt like skipping a trip to the dentist because you’re anxious or worried about what it’ll be like? At Marea White, DDS, we strive to provide a positive and relaxing experience, but we know that it still can be uncomfortable or even scary to see the dentist sometimes! This is all made … Continue reading How Communicating with Your Dentist Can Save Your Life!
Did you know that gum disease has now been linked to a depressed immune system? A study by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania found that the same bacteria that cause gum disease also cause an imbalance in the immune system. This imbalance is called dysbiosis. The harmful bacterium known as Porphyromonas gingivalis simultaneously blocks … Continue reading How Gum Disease Harms Your Immune System
In the spirit of American independence, I wanted to suggest a patriotic snack that’s also pretty healthy for you. It’s important to have an amazing all-American Fourth of July feast, but you can still go with something that’s not too sugary (since we’re all about taking care of your teeth). Here’s a delicious recipe for … Continue reading Here’s a Delicious Recipe for the Fourth of July!
A part of summer we all look forward to is traveling. Maybe you’re going to stay with relatives, or maybe you’re going to visit a completely new place! Either way, staying in a new place can disrupt good habits like regular brushing and flossing. Fortunately, there are some useful things you can do to keep … Continue reading 3 Oral Health Tips for Travelers
I love getting stuff for FREE, and I know you do too! That’s why I wanted to let you know that new patients of ours get a special chapstick with sunscreen in it for their lips, free with their checkup! (The real reason we give it away for free is because we care about your … Continue reading There’s Chapstick with Sunscreen in It?!
Happy Father’s Day! Just last month, I devoted a blog to the dear mothers of Bedford, Texas. I wanted to thank them for all that they do and remind them to take care of themselves too. Well, now it’s Dad’s turn! It’s that time of year again, when we look to the fathers in our … Continue reading We Love the Fathers in Our Lives!
I can hardly believe wedding season is already here. The year is going by so fast! Wedding season normally goes from about April to October. If you or someone you know is about to get married, it’s a great time to think about a teeth whitening. After all, you should have a dazzling smile for … Continue reading Whitening Your Teeth for Wedding Season
In our office, we offer conscious sedation for those of our patients who are anxious at the dentist. If you wanna be sedated, we have two options for you. Conscious Sedation Dentistry Options For both of our sedation options, you will be conscious. Nitrous oxide You probably know nitrous oxide as laughing gas. It has … Continue reading Lay Back and Relax with Sedation Dentistry
When you come to see me at my Bedford, Texas office, you know you are going to get detailed and custom dental care. Everyone’s smile is different, so I am careful to adjust my cosmetic dental work to your needs and goals. The Time is Now The month of May is a great time for … Continue reading The Best Cosmetic Options for Your Smile
Did you know?? May is Older American Month! We love seeing our senior dental patients here at our office in Bedford, Texas. We offer senior dental patient discounts for dental work at our office because we know how important oral health is later in life. Here are 3 great reasons to visit us if you … Continue reading We Celebrate Older Americans with Senior Discounts