Ideal Dental Central Austin

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Welcome to Ideal Dental Central Austin

Your local family dentist serving Austin, Downtown, Mueller, Brentwood, Hyde Park, UT, and surrounding communities.

3500 Jefferson St Ste 106
Austin, TX 78731 (512) 451-0101

Meet our Dentist

Everyone at our comfortable, inviting practice works hard to make you smile. In addition, our friendly staff speaks both English and Spanish to better serve our neighbors. Think of Ideal Dental Central Austin as your home for quality dental care.

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    Stephanie Castro, DDS

    General Dentist

    Dr. Castro grew up in rural Texas and later attended boarding school in Minnesota, knowing she wanted to pursue higher education and have an impactful role in her community. She graduated from Rice University with a BA in English, during which time she enjoyed serving as captain of the cheerleading squad. After a few years in the workforce, she relocated to Dallas to begin her studies at Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry.

    Her favorite part of dentistry has always been her patients. She is dedicated to providing personalized care, dental education, and addressing patients’ concerns. Her goal is to eliminate pain, increase confidence, and promote health and awareness for the entire family. While attending dental school, she participated in her class council, the Hispanic Student Dental Association, and served as president of her dental fraternity. She enjoys networking with other dentists and sharing support, knowledge, and passion for a career in dentistry.


Our Location

Ideal Dental Central Austin

3500 Jefferson St Ste 106
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 451-0101

Office Hours

Mon 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sun Closed
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Welcome to Ideal Dental Central Austin

You can depend

on our practice for a wide range of procedures, including general dentistry, cosmetic treatments, tooth repair and replacement, braces, and oral surgery. For all of your dental needs, you can trust our family-friendly team of professionals to keep you and your family smiling. We welcome you and your family by appointment or on a walk-in basis. The office features televisions in every treatment room to help put you at ease.

Our dental services

At Ideal Dental Central Austin, we believe that a visit to the dentist should be as pleasant and stress-free as possible. That’s why our dental office was designed to keep patient comfort in mind. Whether you need to schedule a general checkup or require more extensive dental work, we’ll address any concerns you might have prior to treatment and answer all of your questions in a relaxed, pressure‑free setting.

We’re the gentle family dentists in

Is it time for your dental checkup? Visiting the dentist regularly is the best way to improve or maintain your oral health. If you’re looking for an outstanding dentist office nearby, book an appointment at Ideal Dental Central Austin. Our caring dentists provide a host of general, cosmetic, and restorative services in a relaxed, stress-free environment. Whether you’re experiencing discomfort or simply need a routine teeth cleaning, our team will do everything in their power to make your dental experience positive and painless. Our family-friendly practice treats adults, and children as young as six months. At Ideal Dental, we understand the importance of finding a trusted local dentist. We’re located at 3500 Jefferson St Ste 106 in Austin. You’ll find us across from Burger King, near MedSavers Pharmacy and Kerby Lane Café. Our office is accessible via public transportation, and we offer convenient Saturday appointments. We’re open all day Monday – Friday and we also see patients on Saturday. While walk-ins are welcome on weekdays, Saturday visits require an appointment. If you want a weekend dentist appointment, contact us to check availability. call us at (512) 451-0101 or book an appointment

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Is there an affordable local dentist near me?

We know that the cost of dental care is a concern for many of our patients, so our goal is to help them improve their oral health regardless of their budget. When you’re wondering who’s the closest dentist that accepts insurance, you’ll find the answer at Ideal Dental. We accept several major insurance providers, helping our patients maximize their coverage. If you have questions about your plan, we can help you better understand your benefits. Plus, our knowledgeable team members will file claims on your behalf, saving you the hassle of insurance paperwork. Are you looking for dentists in that offer payment plans? Look no further than Ideal Dental Central Austin. We provide financing to qualified patients through CareCredit, which can be used with or without your dental insurance. If you’re interested in finding out more about other cost-saving options, be sure to ask us about MetroCare, a dental discount plan that offers significant savings. While MetroCare isn’t dental insurance, it often provides comparable savings on general, cosmetic, and restorative treatment. MetroCare can also be combined with our affordable financing options. When you need an experienced and affordable dentist in , visit our practice. We believe that cost should never prevent you from protecting your oral health. To explore your insurance and payment options, give us a call at (512) 451-0101.

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Looking for a dentist near home that takes your insurance?

At Ideal Dental Central Austin, we never want cost to prevent our patients from receiving the quality dental care that they deserve. That is why we are committed to keeping our prices as competitive as possible. We partner with dental insurance and discount plans in addition to offering flexible financing options to suit most budgets. Most of our patients rely on private or employer-sponsored insurance plans to cover the cost of their treatment. Our dentists in accept many of the most popular dental insurance providers. Speak with one of our friendly office staff today to find out if we accept your insurance plan. If you are uninsured or are worried about expenses that may not be covered by your insurance, we can help. You may be able to qualify for financing through CareCredit. If so, we will help you structure a payment plan that will allow you to spread the cost of your dental care over a period of months. We also have various in-house financing options. An increasing number of our patients are turning to discount plans to make their dental care more affordable. We partner with the MetroCare dental plan. As a MetroCare member, you pay a low annual fee that entitles you to discounted rates on routine cleanings, fillings, X-rays, and more. You can even use your discount alongside your insurance. At Ideal Dental, we hope we will become your preferred dentists for life after your very first visit. Start your journey toward a healthier smile by scheduling a consultation today. Give us a call at (512) 451-0101 for more information.