Ideal Dental Forney

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Hello Forney,

At Ideal Dental Forney, 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.

Ideal Dental Forney

724 E US Highway 80 Ste 128
Forney, TX 75126
(972) 552-2373

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

Meet our Dentists

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 Forney neighbors. Think of Ideal Dental Forney as your home for quality dental care.

  1. Karen Shovak Portrait

    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…
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  2. Paul Pham Portrait

    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…
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  3. Daniel Lee Portrait

    Daniel Lee, DMD

    Oral Surgeon

    Dr. Daniel J. Lee graduated with his Bachelor of Arts in Integrative Biology from the University of California Berkeley. He then attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine…
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  4. Robert Pedersen Portrait

    Robert Pedersen, DDS


    Dr. Pedersen was born in Iowa, but grew up in the small town of Dunlap, Illinois. After graduating high school, he returned to Iowa where he received a B.A. in…
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Welcome to Ideal Dental Forney

Your Local Family Dentist in Forney

Since 2008, over two million guests have trusted Ideal Dental for their oral care needs. 

  • 24/7 Online Scheduling / Open Saturdays / Same Day & Next Day Appointments
  • All Your Smile Needs, Under One Roof
  • Most Insurance Accepted / Ideal Dental Membership Plan / Flexible Financing Options
  • Stress Free Care In A Modern Dentist Office

You deserve a dental care team that treats you like a neighbor, not just a patient. We know your time is valuable. That is why we offer all dental services under one roof. No one should have to go to five different offices for five different procedures. We are even here for you on Saturdays.

The health of your teeth is as important as the health of our community. That is why we brought our modern approach to dentistry and state-of-the-art dental care to our friends and neighbors.

Come meet our dental care team and enjoy the ideal guest experience.

Ideal Dental Forney at 724 E US Highway 80 Ste 128 in Forney.

State-Of-The-Art Dentist Office in Forney

When you visit Ideal Dental Forney, you are welcomed into a modern dental office that has been designed to provide you and your family a pleasant and stress-free experience. From general dentistry and dental hygiene basics to specialty services and emergency dental care, our office has your community covered with a dental experience that puts patient comfort first.

Whether you need to schedule a general checkup, have a dental emergency, or require more extensive dental work, you can relax knowing you are in good hands with a dentist that will be there for you every step of the way. Every guest receives a personalized treatment plan that serves as a roadmap to attain the healthy smile they deserve.

We promise to answer all of your questions and address any concerns prior to treatment in a relaxed, pressure‑free setting. This is our commitment to you and all of our guests.

Still searching for an experienced, affordable dentist in Forney? Welcome to Ideal Dental.

Stop searching and start smiling because you will find a high-quality dentist who’s right for you and your family here at Ideal Dental Forney, a trusted dentist office near home, work, and school. We are conveniently located off Highway 80, between Christina’s Mexican Restaurant and Tokyo Harbor, at 724 E US Highway 80 Ste 128 in Forney.

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Are you looking for a family dentist open on Saturday?

One of the deciding factors when choosing a dentist in Forney is finding office hours that fit your schedule, which is why we provide appointments on Saturdays. Ideal Dental is open all day Monday – Friday and we also see patients on Saturday. If you need one of our early morning or weekend appointments, give us a call at (972) 552-2373.

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We can provide sedation dentistry to ensure a stress-free emergency visit

A dental emergency can be incredibly frightening, especially if you don’t know where to turn for relief. At times like these, you need to have a local dentist in Forney who is able to quickly ease your pain and treat the underlying problem. For nervous patients or those with a dental emergency, calming sedation dentistry can help them relax. This compassionate care can be yours at Ideal Dental Forney. Whether you are new to our practice or one of our longtime patients, we gladly accept dental emergencies and provide same-day treatment during office hours. We perform a variety of emergency procedures, including teeth extractions, as well as root canal treatment for both adults and children. Besides our emergency care, we offer many general dental services, such as exams and oral cancer screenings, digital X-rays, teeth cleaning, gum disease therapy, and night guards for patients with bruxism. When you have cavities or other dental damage, we can restore your teeth with fillings, porcelain crowns, bridges, and both partial and full dentures. Since your appearance affects your self-esteem, our cosmetic dentistry can give you a confident smile. Our outstanding cosmetic dentist offers tooth veneers, Invisalign® clear aligners, and full-mouth reconstructions. We can make your teeth dramatically brighter with an in-office teeth whitening treatment or an at-home whitening kit.

Need a dentist who takes insurance? You’re covered at Ideal Dental.

Ideal Dental features competitive costs for our general dental services, cosmetic procedures, orthodontics, oral surgery, and restorative dental treatments. We know that having dental insurance is often the only way for patients to afford regular dental treatment. To make our high-quality care available, Ideal Dental Forney accepts the majority of dental insurance providers, and our helpful team will help you navigate the insurance claims process. In case your insurance only pays for some of your costs, there are other ways to cover the rest of your costs. One of our most popular financial solutions is the Ideal Dental Plan discount program. Once you sign up as a member, you will be eligible for tremendous savings on many dental procedures. Additionally, we offer CareCredit, which will let you pay off your balance interest-free over several months. CareCredit can be used to finance all of your costs, or to supplement your insurance benefits. CareCredit is subject to credit approval. Our knowledgeable staff and dentists will be happy to provide you with the details. Give us a call at (972) 552-2373 for more information.