about us

We are committed to you!


People often feel guilty because of their teeth, or because they have not been to the dentist for awhile.  We are happy to see you no matter where you have been or what condition your mouth is in.

Our sole purpose is to help you!

Dr. Gary White DDS

Always wanting to become an artist instead of a dentist, he studied graphic design in college before his wife, a dental assistant, introduced him to the field of dentistry. While visiting the office that she worked at, he noticed the beauty and artistry in dental work and knew that this was his true calling. So he started flossing, enrolled in dental school, and in 2006 graduated from Oregon Health & Science University. Outside of work, Dr. White loves the outdoors. He enjoys running, camping, surfing, snowboarding and spending time with his beautiful wife and four crazy kids.


Office Manager

Danielle has been in the dental field for more than 20 years, with experience as a registered dental assistant and treatment coordinator. She was valedictorian of her dental assistant class at the Academy of Healthcare Professions. Danielle is passionate about all aspects of the dental field. She really enjoys getting to know the patients and making them all fell welcome and receive quality service and attention from our front office starting with their initial visit. Danielle has been a part of the Atascocita Dental family for 3 years now. Our patients and staff enjoy her bubbly, positive personality, and radiant smile.


Dental Assistant

Michelle has been working with patients for 26 years and loves talking with patients and really connecting with them on a personal level to make sure they feel a part of the family at the office. It is of extreme importance to her that she insures each patients comfort, by providing a pleasant experience while transforming each beautiful smile. Michelle’s favorite color is purple, she enjoys vacationing with her husband and kids.


Dental Assistant

Amalia moved from Romania to Houston three and a half years ago. She graduated college with a certificate in Dental Assistanting with a specialty in Social Assistance. Amaila is the newest member to our clinical team and is a great addition! She loves working with people and taking care of them. Her relocation to Houston opened a new possibility for her to help in the dental field. Her greatest satisfaction is to see happy smiles after she is done with her work.  Amaila speaks German, Romanian and is fluent in Spanish. In her free time, Amalia enjoys spending outdoors time with her family.


Dental Hygienist

Haley is one of the dental hygienists here at Atascocita Dental. She has been in the dental

field for 7 years. Haley received her associates in dental hygiene at Minnesota State Community and Technical College a certificate in dental assisting at North Dakota State College of Science.

Haley recently moved to Houston from Colorado and grew up North Dakota.

She enjoys hiking and laying out by the pool to escape this Texas heat! Haley looks forward to

meeting you!


Dental Hygienist

Kara graduated with her associate’s degree in dental hygiene in 2012 and has moved to Houston to be closer to the sunshine. She loves meeting new people and is enjoying all her new friends and patients at Atascocita Dental. Kara takes patient comfort and preventative care very seriously.  Someday she wants to add on to her education so that she can teach.  She enjoys playing with her dogs and anything to do with plants, wildlife and trying new restaurants.


Insurance Coordinator

Franki has been in the dental field for more than 5 years, with experience as a registered

dental assistant and treatment coordinator. She was at the top of her dental assistant class

graduating with a 4.0, from Texas School of Business. Franki enjoys getting to know the patients and making them feel comfortable understanding their dental insurance benefits.  In her free time, she enjoys watching football, and spending time with her husband and 2 boys.


Financial Coordinator

Yasmin has been in the dental field for more than 7 years. She works diligently to assist patients with customized financial arrangements to meet their needs. Yasmin is also bilingual and has become a great asset to our team by facilitating the communication among our Spanish-speaking patients. She strives to keep our patients happy and smiling. She loves to create a friendly and fun atmosphere while being able to learn something new each day. In her free time, she enjoys going to the movies, shopping and spending time with her family.

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