Mark Givan's Blog
October 12, 2018
Did you know that the ancient Egyptians viewed white teeth as a sign of beauty and wealth? In fact, as far back as 4,000 BC they used a combination of pumice and wine vinegar to try brightening their smiles. Thankfully, whitening methods (and the results) have come a long way since then! But if you’ve been wanting to get teeth whitening in Benbrook, you may be having second thoughts after hearing one of the following 4 myths. Keep reading below to learn the truth so you can make the right decision for your smile – and get one step closer to having the beautiful smile you’ve always wanted!
August 8, 2018
You may have heard of teeth whitening before from local dentists, but how often did you experience teeth sensitivity after completing treatments? This common issue affects thousands of people every day, making it difficult to get necessary retouching appointments done. In fact, many patients will avoid teeth whitening entirely because of this problem, especially if they already suffer from teeth sensitivity on a daily basis.
Now, you can get teeth whitening in Benbrook without the worry of sensitivity, both in-office and at home with GLO Whitening kits!
June 3, 2018
It’s important for your dentist to stay aware of the latest updates within dentistry regarding techniques and procedures. However, it’s also important to invest in new technologies he knows will improve your overall dental experience. Thanks to technology like digital X-ray machines and super precise scanning devices, your dentist can provide better dental restorations and plan treatments more effectively than ever before.
To learn more about the benefits new dental technology brings to patients, keep reading this post from your dentist in Benbrook.
April 11, 2018
From the time you were a young child, you probably had it drilled into your head that brushing your teeth twice a day is important. That lesson has stuck with you into adulthood, and now brushing is almost as much a part of your daily life as breathing. That’s awesome! But there is more you can do to maintain a fresh and clean mouth. Here are a few handy tips from your dentist in Irving that will help you keep your smile looking and feeling its best.
March 2, 2018
There’s an old idiom that says, “An ounce of prevention is worth more than 10 pounds of cure.” When it comes to your oral health, those words echo with truth. Therefore, your dentist in Benbrook encourages you to take the proactive approach by maintaining preventive care visits to ensure your mouth, teeth and gums are as healthy as they can be. Learn more about how valuable these appointments are to both your oral and overall health as you continue reading.
December 29, 2017
Are you tired of slipping your tongue into the gap where your front tooth used to be? Replacing your teeth may be one of the best things you can do for your smile—both health wise and aesthetically. In fact, dental implants in Benbrook are the best option. If you’re really considering getting them, you need an expert implant dentist!
June 9, 2017
If you associate dentures with old age and denture cream commercials, it’s time to update your view. Modern dentures are far better than what your great grandma and grandpa may have worn — and that’s great news if you have experienced significant tooth loss. For patients who are missing more than a few teeth, a full or partial denture can be an excellent solution. Keep reading to learn more about your options in dentures in Benbrook!
March 21, 2017
It’s about that time of year again. College students and recent college grads are on the move. Whether you’ve just moved for a new job or better opportunity, there are lots of things that you need to consider. Preparing your life away from home can be daunting, but we’re here to remind you that your healthcare should be one of the main priorities. One task that you cannot let fall between the cracks is finding a great dentist that has the experience, services, and location that you need. This is key before you end up in a dental emergency frantically googling “dentist near me” at the very last moment. Before choosing a dental professional, the office of Mark Givan wants you to consider these quick questions.
January 12, 2017
Have you made your New Year’s resolutions yet? It’s not too late. Dr. Givan and his team have a resolution you can make—and keep—with our help. Commit to having the smile you’ve always wanted. An attractive smile is alluring to other people, but more important is what it can do for you on the inside. Just knowing that your smile is beautiful can make all the difference in your self-confidence. So, don’t wait. Schedule a consultation now with Benbrook cosmetic dentist Dr. Mark Givan.
December 15, 2016
It’s amazing how excited you still get whenever you decide to eat at Whataburger. You’ve been going there your entire life, and you still know, hands down, that it’s the best fast food in the world. Pulling up to the iconic orange and white building just fills you with anticipation. Whataburger has aged so well over time; it’s barely changed as the world around it has completely morphed. You wish the same could be said for your teeth. Perhaps some are decayed, cracked, or even missing. Regardless, time has not been kind, and you want to get them fixed, but how? You can now restore your smile and make it last for decades with a dental crown or dental bridge in Benbrook. (more…)