Dentist in Dallas, TX
Good dental health is important to your overall well-being, which is why Ideal Dental of Addison can offer you an array of oral health care services. Our dentists in the Addison neighborhood of Dallas, TX, provide each patient with personalized care. Our staff has worked hard to establish an inviting and safe environment where you can have all of your dental needs met.
Affordable Oral Care
At our office, we'll take the time to explain the procedures that you may need in order to have healthy teeth and a beautiful smile. We can also explain the different payment options that we accept. If you need financing for your procedures, we'll assist you in sorting through the options. We're here to help ensure that you do not have to wait for essential dental care.
Our Pledge to Every Patient
We are committed to providing all of our patients with a warm and friendly environment. By greeting you and asking you about your oral health needs, we'll aim to treat you as a full partner in your dental care. Our clean dental office was designed with our patients' comfort in mind, which is why we have plenty of space. Our staff and doctors will treat you with respect because we'll be genuinely appreciative that you've selected us to be your care provider.
Dental Work You Can Depend On
If you have a painful tooth, it's important to get emergency treatment that you can depend on. Our emergency dentist offers same-day evaluations and treatments of common dental problems. We know that our patients have busy work, school, and personal schedules, so we're available for evening and Saturday appointments. We're proud to put smiles on the faces of our patients because it makes us happy to see that they're enjoying the benefits of good oral health. Whether you need a routine cleaning and an exam or you need more extensive work, we'll be here for you.
Our professionals at Ideal Dental of Addison want to help you maintain a beautiful smile, healthy gums, and strong teeth. Our dentists in Dallas can offer you affordable care right in your own neighborhood. We're here to provide for all of your routine and emergency dental services. Contact us today for more information.
Meet Our Dentists
Dr. Sulman Ahmed
"Creating beautiful smiles is not my job, it's my passion!"
Dr. Ahmed earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas, Dallas. He graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, considered to be one of the finest centers for higher dental education and cutting edge technology in the world. While in dental school, he participated in the incentive honors program, the endodontic honors program and the prosthodontic honors program.
Dr. Ahmed keeps up with the most recent advances in dentistry for his patients and actively takes much more than the required continuing education from the very best instructors in the dental field. He focuses on the latest and most conservative techniques. Dr. Ahmed also enjoys providing quality dental care at affordable prices for his patients and appreciates the ability to build close relationships with them. Dr. Ahmed is a member of the American Dental Association, the North Texas Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry and Texas Dental Association.
When not busy practicing dentistry he enjoys traveling as often as possible and spending time with his family. Patients travel from all over the metroplex to have Dr. Ahmed improve their smiles. He is known for his smile makeovers. Dr. Ahmed would like to welcome your family into his!
Dr. Hattaway was born in southern California and raised in Kuna, Idaho, a small town just outside of Boise. He spent many years working on commercial fishing boats all over in Alaska while he studied at Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho. After graduating from ISU with a BS in Zoology/Animal Biology he moved to Ann Arbor, Michigan, to attend the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. During dental school, he was able to travel all around the state while working at community health clinics. At these clinics, he became aware of the need for general dentists who were proficient in all aspects of dentistry. After dental school he moved to Cleveland, OH, to complete a residency in Advanced General Dentistry at Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals. His residency was a rigorous program focused on whole mouth rehabilitation, including dental implants. While at Case Western Reserve and University Hospitals he was awarded the Resident of the Year Award showcasing his clinical excellence and commitment to the program. His interest and advanced skill lie in the replacement of complete or partially missing dentition using full and partial dentures with implant attachments. His restorative and prosthodontic interests include: single and multi-unit all-ceramic restorations and veneers. His surgical interests include extractions with bone grafting for future implant placement. He is a member of the ADA and the AGD. Dr. Hattaway is committed towards the finest dentistry and is quickly working his way towards a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentists with plenty of continuing education courses.
When he is not in the dental office Dr. Hattaway enjoys the outdoors by hiking, mountain biking, fishing, kayaking and going on skiing trips. Dr. Hattaway is 1 of 10 children, having 6 older brothers and 3 sisters who have all added to his diverse background. He is passionate about his work and very compassionate with his patients.
Dr. Shalin Patel
Dr. Shalin Patel was born and raised in Mississippi. He attended the University of Mississippi for both his undergraduate studies and for dental school. During dental school, Dr. Shalin Patel took a leadership role during his tenure as Student Body President and also graduated in the top tier of his class. He excelled in several areas of dentistry and was awarded the prestigious American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry - Excellence in Cosmetic Dentistry Award, the Quintessence Publishing Company Award for Research Achievement, and the Academy of Osseointegration and Implant Dentistry Award. Click here to read more about Dr. Shalin Patel in Dental School.
Dr. Shalin Patel’s passion for dentistry stems from his enjoyment in using his hands to solve intricate cases as well as the satisfaction of helping people feel better about such an important aspect of their overall health. He is committed to providing the finest quality of dentistry, which he strongly believes requires continuous education. Dr. Shalin Patel is currently a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. In recent years there have been several advances in the field of dentistry and his extensive training in the latest dental techniques and his educational background enable him to successfully treat his patients.
When Dr. Shalin Patel is not busy creating beautiful smiles, he enjoys a myriad of outdoor activities, working out, playing sports, and has a passion for traveling. He has been married for several years and in his free time enjoys spending time with his wife and family.
Come visit Dr. Shalin Patel today and let him show you how a healthy and beautiful smile can help you experience a sense of self-confidence and self-esteem you’ve never had before… A healthy and beautiful smile can change more than the way you look, it will change the way you look at life!
Dr. Michael Holmes
Dr. Michael Holmes has a passion for dentistry because he enjoys improving the health of others while giving them the beautiful smile that everyone deserves. He is originally from Santa Barbara, California and he attended the University of California, San Diego where he received a Bachelors of Science degree in Human Biology and a minor in Healthcare-Social Issues. He continued his education in Phoenix, Arizona where he received his degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine from Midwestern University. Dr. Holmes is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and strives to be current in the latest developments in dentistry by attending continuing education courses.
In his free time, Dr. Holmes enjoys staying active by playing tennis, hiking, swimming, and spending time with family and friends. He likes to take every opportunity to see the world and he has traveled to over 40 countries. One of his favorite experiences was living in Spain for 3 months where he attended language school and improved his fluency in Spanish.
I was born and raised in Kansas City, the product of a loving family with Midwestern values and an appreciation for hard work. I am the oldest of 4 brothers and a sister. Away from the office, I enjoy spending time with friends and family, playing with my dogs, traveling, lifting weights, jogging, snowboarding, surfing, golfing, listening to music, trying new restaurants, reading and staying active with church activities. I'm a huge fan of all sports, and my loyalty is with the crimson and blue Jayhawks of KU!
My dental training was completed at the University of Missouri Kansas City. After graduating with honors, I completed an orthodontic fellowship at the University of Florida followed by an orthodontic residency at the University of Missouri Kansas City. I was trained in the latest treatment methods, am a Preferred Provider for Invisalign and have been creating amazing smiles in Texas since 2010. I continue to provide my patients with the very best orthodontic treatment available through continuing education and membership in various professional organizations. I'm blessed to do what I love for a living...working together with patients, parents and team members to develop meaningful relationships while creating amazing before and after results in the process!
Dr. David Miller
Dr. David Miller is a board certified Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon. With 26 years under his belt, Dr. Miller is dedicated to providing cutting edge Oral Surgery/Dental Implant care, focusing on standards of care and the needs of each and every patient.
After receiving his D.D.S. from Baylor College of Dentistry, Dr. Miller completed his Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, New York, where he was trained in traditional oral surgery and implant dentistry. He also received additional training in facial trauma, reconstructive jaw surgery, cosmetic facial surgery, and head and neck pathology.
Dr. Miller has previously served in numerous board positions, including the Garland DentalStudy Club, Rockwall County Dental Society, and the Board of Managers at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Rockwall. He has also served on the boards of the Rockwall County Chamber of Commerce and Rockwall Boys and Girls Club.
Dr. Miller lives in Richardson with his wife, Linda, and their four children.
SERVICES AT IDEAL DENTAL
If you are looking for excellent service and a people-friendly approach, then you have come to the right place. At Ideal Dental Roanoke, our ultimate goal is to serve you and make your experience a pleasant one, and our team will stop at nothing to ensure that you come away more than satisfied.