Meet Our Forney Dentists

When you need preventative, cosmetic, or restorative dental services, the team at Ideal Dental of Forney will be ready to help. As your local dental office in Forney, TX, we want to know, how can we make you smile today? No matter if you want brighter, whiter teeth or you have a toothache that needs to be cared for, we can offer the dentistry services that you need for optimal oral health.

  • Karen Shovak, DDS General Dentist

    Dr. Karen Shovak was raised in McAllen, Texas. She moved to Waco to attend Baylor University and graduated with a bachelor degree in Biochemistry. Dr. Shovak then attended Baylor College… more

  • Paul Pham, DDS General Dentist

    Dr. Pham is from Tulsa, Oklahoma and moved to Texas A&M to receive his Bachelors of Science in Biology. He continued on to the College of Dentistry to receive is… more

  • James Ballou, DDS Orthodontist

    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… more

  • Joe Mayes ll, DDS Oral Surgeon

    Dr. Joe Mayes II, a native of West Texas, began his educational training at Texas Tech University while pursuing a degree in Cell & Molecular Biology. He then attended Baylor… more