Welcome to Ideal Dental of South Arlington

Meet our dentists

As your trusted local dentist office, we’re your partners in improving your oral health and helping you achieve your dental goals. Our friendly team will help you feel relaxed and at ease during your time with us. To better serve all of our patients, we have bilingual team members who speak English and Spanish.

  • Phil Voissem, DDS General Dentist

    As a new transplant to Texas, Dr. Voissem is excited to call Ideal Dental and DFW his new home. While his heart and football team (The Green Bay Packers) will… more

  • Rishad Merchant, DDS General Dentist

    Dr. Merchant grew up in Carrollton, Texas. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry. While at Baylor Dr. Merchant was a… more

  • Philip Pan, DDS Orthodontist

    Dr. Pan considers his journey to the orthodontic field a series of amazing blessings. He grew up in Richardson, Texas and attended Baylor University in Waco for his undergraduate degree.… more

  • Garrett Nelson, DDS Oral Surgeon

    For over a decade, Dr. Garrett Nelson has been practicing oral surgery in the DFW area. Dentistry is in his family as he is a fourth-generation dentist. Dr. Nelson’s brother… more

Ideal Dental of South Arlington

We provide

general, restorative, cosmetic, orthodontic, and tooth repair and replacement treatments, and we also have a licensed oral surgeon and orthodontist on staff. All of our treatment rooms have televisions, so you can feel at home while undergoing treatment.

Our dental services

At Ideal Dental of South Arlington, we believe that a visit to the dentist should be as pleasant and stress-free as possible. That’s why our Arlington, TX 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.

  • General Dentistry

  • Cosmetic Dentistry

  • Dental Implants

  • Teeth Whitening

  • Dentures & Crowns

  • Oral Surgery

  • Root Canal Therapy

  • Emergency Dentistry

  • Braces & Orthodontics

  • Invisalign®

Welcome to Ideal Dental, where our friendly South Arlington dentists create beautiful smiles

Our professional team offers exceptional dental care and convenient early morning and weekend appointments, combined with a friendly, welcoming atmosphere. Visit us soon and you’ll see why so many of our patients think we’re the best dentists in South Arlington.

Looking for a dentist office nearby open on Saturday?

It can be difficult for families and professionals to schedule dental care around school, work, and extracurricular activities, but our practice makes it easy for patients to get the care they need, when they need it. Our accommodating South Arlington dentists are pleased to offer early morning and Saturday appointments so that every patient can find a time that fits their schedule. We’re open on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., on Thursdays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Call us today at 817.635.6453 or request an appointment online.

For patients with dental anxiety, sedation dentistry is a great way to make their appointments stress-free. If you’re nervous about going to the dentist, ask us about receiving nitrous oxide, oral sedation, or IV sedation. In addition to caring about our patients, the team at Ideal Dental cares about members of the community and are active supporters of the Girl Scouts.

Looking for dentists in South Arlington offering emergency dental services?

If you have broken or cracked teeth, a painful toothache, jaw pain, swollen/sore gums, or suspect an infection, please call our office immediately. These are symptoms of a dental emergency and require prompt treatment. Our experienced dentists offer same-day treatment for dental emergencies and will help to relieve your pain as quickly as they can. Our emergency dental services include root canal therapy and tooth extractions.

Ideal Dental of South Arlington is located at 5005 S Cooper St, Ste 173, Arlington, TX 76017, which is at the intersection of S. Cooper and Wimbledon Drive, in the same shopping center as Chipotle and Nothing Bundt Cakes. Walk-in patients are always welcome and will be seen as promptly as time allows.

Besides treating emergency dental patients, we provide many different specialty services. If you require oral and maxillofacial procedures, our licensed oral surgeon offers All-on-4 dental implants, single dental implants, Teeth in a Day, bone grafting, sinus lifts, implant-supported dentures and bridges, and oral cancer diagnosis and treatment. For patients interested in straightening their smile, our licensed orthodontist can fit you with Invisalign® or clear, metal, or lingual braces.

You can also trust the expertise of our dentists for excellence in cosmetic dentistry procedures. We offer full-mouth reconstructions, dental inlays and onlays, Lumineers, porcelain veneers, and take-home or in-office teeth whitening treatments. In addition to professional teeth cleanings, exams, X-rays, and treatment for gum disease, we can repair and restore your smile with full or partial dentures, dental bridges, porcelain crowns, and composite fillings.

Your affordable dentists in South Arlington are here at Ideal Dental

Providing affordable, quality care is important to us at Ideal Dental of South Arlington. Our expert dental team will provide the treatment you need at an affordable cost that will fit your budget.

We take most forms of dental insurance, including Medicaid. If your plan doesn’t cover the full cost of your care or if you don’t have insurance coverage, we have several options available that can help you manage the cost of treatment. For example, we accept MetroCare, a dental discount plan where members can receive considerable savings on many common dental procedures and treatments. We also accept CareCredit, a financing option that works like a credit card. Patients who qualify for CareCredit can make affordable monthly payments to pay their total balance over time. We may also have other options available.

The knowledgeable financial specialists at Ideal Dental will help you find the best payment option for your budget, so call us at 817.635.6453 today to schedule your appointment or request an appointment online.