Welcome to Ideal Dental of Uptown
Saturday & emergency appointments available

Meet our dentists

Whether you need emergency dental treatment, a routine checkup, or anything in between, our dentists in Uptown Dallas can provide exceptional oral care for your entire family. Our general dentistry services, such as professional teeth cleanings, dental examinations, X-rays, implant restoration, and oral cancer screenings, will help you maintain a lifetime of excellent oral health.

  • Long Mugianto, DMD General Dentist

    Dr. Long Mugianto was raised in Bali, Indonesia. He came to the States after graduating high school. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology at Gwynedd Mercy College, Gwynedd… more

  • Douglas Fonville, DDS General Dentist

    Dr. Doug Fonville was born and raised in Texas and has lived in the Dallas area since 1978. He attended Sam Houston State University, graduating with a Bachelor of Science… 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

  • 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 Uptown

Our patient promise

In addition to a commitment to your oral health, we also work diligently to ensure that you’re comfortable during your appointment. If you’re nervous, we offer sedation dentistry, including nitrous oxide, to reduce anxiety and help you feel relaxed while you receive dental care. We gladly accept walk-in patients and strive to see them in a timely manner. And, for ease of communication, our friendly and welcoming bilingual staff speaks English and Spanish.

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Our dental services

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

Your trusted dentists in Uptown Dallas are here to make you smile!

If you’re looking for a reputable dentist office near home with a dental team that truly cares about your family’s oral health, Ideal Dental of Uptown is the right place. Our practice is close to public transportation at 4323 Lemmon Ave, Dallas, TX 75219, off Lemmon Avenue, in the shopping center next to Kentucky Fried Chicken. To experience for yourself why our Uptown Dallas dentists are known for providing high-quality dental care and treating patients with respect and compassion, call us today at 214.522.4444 or request an appointment online.

Dallas dentists in Uptown with convenient early, late, and weekend hours

Is it difficult for you to find a good time to schedule dental care because of work and school obligations? To make it convenient for busy professionals and families to visit the dentist, Ideal Dental has early morning, evening, and weekend hours on Saturdays. You’ll be able to find convenient appointment times on Mondays from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Ideal Dental of Uptown provides emergency dental services

Experiencing a dental emergency can be frightening, but you can take comfort in knowing that our dentists in Uptown Dallas are here to serve you when an urgent problem strikes. We provide same-day treatment during normal office hours and can quickly restore your oral health. Our emergency dental services include root canal therapy and tooth extractions.

In addition to treating patients with dental emergencies, we offer a wide range of specialty services. Our licensed oral surgeon provides dental implants, Teeth in a Day, wisdom teeth extractions, implant-supported dentures and bridges, and the diagnosis and treatment of oral cancer. Our skilled orthodontist can straighten your smile with services such as clear and metal braces, Invisalign®, and Phase 1 orthodontics for children.

If your teeth have suffered damage or decay, you can trust us to restore the beauty of your smile with porcelain crowns, full or partial dentures, porcelain fillings, porcelain veneers, or full-mouth reconstructions.

Caring and affordable dentists in Uptown Dallas that take insurance

At Ideal Dental of Uptown, our goal is to provide exceptional dental care at an affordable price. We offer competitive pricing for all treatments and procedures, and we work with patients to help them find a financial solution that will help to fit dental care into their budgets.

Our office accepts most dental insurance plans, and offers several convenient payment options if you’re without insurance or your plan doesn’t cover the entire cost of care. Dental discount plans, such as MetroCare, are cost-effective options that can help patients receive significant savings on most common dental procedures.

We also accept CareCredit, flexible financing that allows qualified members to pay their balance through monthly payments. CareCredit and the MetroCare plan can be used on their own or to supplement your existing insurance. Our knowledgeable staff members will be happy to answer any questions you have about ways to make your dental care more affordable. Call us at 214.522.4444 today to schedule your appointment or request an appointment online.

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