About the Office
Lippian Family Dentistry, located in Texarkana, TX, consists of a husband-and-wife team of dentists, as well as four hygienists, three assistants, and four front-desk personnel. Almost all of the staff is cross-trained to provide you with the best service possible. Drs. Adriane and Jim Lippian decided they wanted to form a practice together early in their careers, and they felt Texarkana would be the ideal location for their growing practice. Our team proudly provides a wide range of general, cosmetic and restorative dentistry services to provide you with the healthy, beautiful smile you want and deserve.
We are dedicated to providing patients with a comfortable experience at each appointment by forming personal relationships with you, offering a relaxed environment, and using innovative technology to make dental treatments gentler and more enjoyable.
Family-Friendly Dentists Serving Texarkana, TX & Surrounding Areas
Meet the Doctors
Dr. Adriane Lippian
Dr. Adriane grew up in North Carolina and moved to Ohio in 1998 for her master’s in microbiology from The Ohio State University, which she earned in 2002. She then received her doctorate of dental surgery from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 2006.
After opening the practice with her husband Dr. Jim Lippian in 2006, Dr. Adriane was hired at the NTCC Mt. Pleasant School of Dental Hygiene as a part-time dentist to assist the hygiene students with the treatment planning portion of their studies. She returned upon request a few years later to continue assisting at the school until its closing. In her free time, she enjoys time on the farm with Jim and their two daughters. They love the outdoors, their little Dexter cows, and riding horses. Dr. Adriane also is an avid dog enthusiast and has ventured into many disciplines over the years, the most important of which has been search and rescue dog training. She attends and assistant instructs at seminars throughout the year.
Dr. Adriane has participated in career-day programs for students at local schools, where she discusses dental health and dental careers. She also completed the Implant Seminars Continuum Course Series with Dr. Arun Garg. Her passion in Dentistry lies in giving patients a reason to smile about their dental health and their dental esthetics. Aside from traditional esthetic Dentistry she thoroughly enjoys dentures and the impact they make for a person who needs this type of prosthetic.
Dr. Adriane is a member of the Texas Dental Association and American Dental Association.
Dr. Jim Lippian
Dr. Jim grew up in Worthington, OH and graduated from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry in 2006. After graduation, Dr. Jim and his wife Dr. Adriane moved to New Boston, TX.
Dr. Jim is a member of the Texas Dental Association and the American Dental Association. He is also a Fellow of the International Dental Implant Association (IDIA) and completed the Implant Seminars Continuum Course Series with Dr. Arun Garg. He currently is continuing his education in total occlusion by attending classes at the world-renowned Kois Center in Seattle, WA.
Dr. Emily Markle
Dr. Emily Markle was born and raised in Texarkana and graduated from Redwater High School. Upon completion of high school, she attended Southern Arkansas University, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She was then accepted into The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Dentistry. She participated in the American Student Dental Association, Psi Omega Dental Fraternity, and held a leadership role in the Texas Association of Women Dentists, Houston chapter.
In 2019, she was awarded the Outstanding Woman Student Dentist award from the Texas Association of Women Dentists. Dr. Markle is a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, and Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Markle married her high school sweetheart and together they have 3 dogs who are their pride and joy. In their spare time they like to spend time with their families, travel, and spend any open weekend at Lake Greeson. Dr. Markle is very excited to return home and join Lippian Family Dentistry.
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To schedule an appointment with us, or for more information regarding our office policies and staff, contact us today at 903-793-6976. We look forward to providing you and your family with beautiful smiles!