If you're looking for excellent service and a people-friendly approach, then you've come to the right place. At Ideal Dental and Orthodontics Garland, our ultimate goal is to serve you and make your experience a pleasant one, and our team will stop at nothing to ensure that you come away more than satisfied.
Meet Your Team
Dr. Destinie Carroll is a native of St. Martinville, Louisiana. As a teenager she had the opportunity to undergo Orthodontic treatment, which sparked her interest in dentistry. She attended the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Psychology. She was accepted into Texas A&M Baylor College of Dentistry where she received a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree. She resides in Frisco, Texas where she can be close to family and enjoy their love and her life.
Being from Louisiana hospitality has been instilled in Dr. Carroll. She believes that the world can be changed one smile at a time and welcomes each patient with her brightest smile. Her goal is to always provide sincere, loyal, and quality care to each patient. Dr. Carroll is a member of the American Dental Association and the Texas Dental Association.
Dr. Pat grew up in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He graduated from McNeese State University and then attended Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in New Orleans, Louisiana. He graduated in 1980 and practiced in the Houston area for over 30 years. Just recently he relocated to Frisco, Texas with his wife Nina of 40 years to enjoy more time with his two sons, their wives and four granddaughters. Dr. Pat enjoys the outdoors, especially golf, and has just recently been certified in scuba diving. Though he is from Louisiana he has always been a diehard Cowboys fan since their inception!
Dr. Pat makes continuing education a priority. He has extensive training in TMD/Comprehensive Dentistry from the L.D. Pankey Institute and hundreds of hours in continuing education for Orthodontics and Invisalign. He holds a Level II Sedation Permit to aid in the comfortable treatment of dentistry to all types of patients. Dr. Pat treats everyone as if they’re his family, so he looks forward to your dental visit where he can help you with all your dental needs.
Dr. Dan Loving graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry and went directly into the US Army serving two years at Fort Bragg N.C as a dentist in the 82nd Airborne Division. He returned to practice in Dumas Texas, close to his home in Amarillo. Dr Loving practiced there for years raising 5 children; eventually he sold that practice and moved to the Austin area, where he joined Carus Dental Group as a partner. He had great experiences there becoming the mentor for the younger dentists and staff. He has been active in organized dentistry, on the local, state and national level.
He has received many awards for his dental practice. He is a Master of the Academy of General Dentistry and is Board Certified by the American Board of General Dentistry. He is active in the First Christian Church Plano. When he is not doing dentistry he is golfing or playing with his 11 grandchildren. He and his wife Randy live in Fairview, close to six of those grand kids. Dr. Loving loves dentistry and the pleasure of seeing folks life change as their dental health improves. After all these years, he is still excited to get to the office and see his patients
For over a decade Dr. 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 is an orthodontist in the Houston area and his father continue to practice dentistry at 72 years of age.
Dr. Nelson is committed to the delivery of the best oral surgery treatment and experience possible. His clinical experience as a practitioner and instructor includes implant dentistry where he utilizes the very latest technology in planning and delivering the very best in clinical care.
Dr. Nelson studied dentistry at UCLA and studied medicine at Texas Tech. He is a native of Los Angeles but came to Texas to settle down as his new home. He completed his Oral Surgery training at Baylor in Dallas and continues to serve the oral surgery program as an Associate Clinical Professor for over ten years. Many of the current dentists throughout Dallas were once his students.
Dr. Nelson has four children and lives in Frisco where he enjoys golf, travel, snow skiing and serving his church and community. His latest hobby is running several half marathons with his fiancée Rachel.
"Creating beautiful smiles is not my job, it's my passion!"
Dr. Ahmed earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas, Dallas. He graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, considered to be one of the finest centers for higher dental education and cutting edge technology in the world. While in dental school, he participated in the incentive honors program, the endodontic honors program and the prosthodontic honors program.
Dr. Ahmed keeps up with the most recent advances in dentistry for his patients, and actively takes much more than the required continuing education from the very best instructors in the dental field. He focuses on the latest and most conservative techniques. Dr. Ahmed also enjoys providing quality dental care at affordable prices for his patients, and appreciates the ability to build close relationships with them. Dr. Ahmed is a member of the American Dental Association, the North Texas Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry and Texas Dental Association.
When not busy practicing dentistry he enjoys travelling as often as possible and spending time with his family. Patients travel from all over the metroplex to have Dr. Ahmed improve their smiles. He is known for his smile makeovers. Dr. Ahmed would like to welcome your family into his!
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|Tuesday||8:00 AM to 5:00 PM|
|Wednesday||8:00 AM to 5:00 PM|
|Thursday||8:00 AM to 5:00 PM|
|Friday||8:00 AM to 5:00 PM|
|Saturday||9:00 AM to 3:00 PM|