Dr. Scott White, DDS
Glenpool dentist, Dr. Scott White was raised in Norman, Oklahoma and graduated first in his class at Norman High School.
As an undergraduate student, Dr. White studied neuroscience at Duke University. Dr. White earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, which has consistently been ranked as the best dental school in the country. While in dental school, Dr. White was on the Dean’s List, was a Research Honors Student, and received multiple publications for his research. As a dental student, Dr. White was selected for an externship in Pine Ridge, South Dakota where he worked and lived on the Pine Ridge Native American Indian reservation, providing dental care to the underserved population there.
Dr. White has practiced dentistry in Glenpool, Oklahoma since 2003. Dr. White’s focus is on providing conservative, comprehensive, restorative and cosmetic dentistry for patients of all ages. Dr. White is very passionate about helping others and about listening to patients in order to understand their goals for their health. Dr. White believes in doing optimal dental care for each patient. This means he wants to help each patient achieve the highest level of health they’d like to reach, based on their individual needs and desires. Dr. White is committed to providing this high-quality care in the most comfortable manner possible.
Dr. White is devoted to lifelong learning and consistently takes over 100 hours of continuing education each year, more than five times the annual requirement for dentists in Oklahoma. Dr. White has received postgraduate training at the L.D. Pankey Institute, the Dawson Academy, and is a member of the prestigious Spear Education Faculty Club. These are three of the most highly acclaimed dental teaching institutes in the world. An esteemed member of the dental community, Dr. White is a member of many professional organizations including the American Dental Association, the Oklahoma Dental Association, Tulsa County Dental Society, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. Dr. White serves on the advisory board for Smile Source, a dental organization committed to improving private practice dentistry.
In his free time, Dr. White enjoys spending time with his wife, Liz, and their son, Harrison. The three enjoy hiking and snow skiing together and most other sports and outdoor activities. Most evenings you’ll find Dr. White coaching on the baseball and soccer fields or the basketball court. As native Oklahomans, Dr. and Mrs. White are proud to serve their community and have been very involved in Glenpool Public Schools with the annual Give Kid’s a Smile Day, and the Glenpool Mentoring Program that Liz started in 2013 and runs through the Glenpool Foundation for Academic Excellence. They have also been involved in March of Dimes (Harrison was a preemie), Big Brother’s and Big Sister’s, the Oklahoma Arts Institute, the Oklahoma Foundation for Academic Excellence, and Life Church.