Welcome to Rowlett Smiles!
We’ve been proudly serving the communities of Rowlett, Garland, and Plano for over 30 years, and we can’t wait to welcome you and your family to our practice.
Dr. Mark Boren provides comprehensive and quality dentistry in a warm and friendly environment. Our goal is to meet all your needs here at our practice so you won’t ever have to go elsewhere for your care.
We strive to exceed your expectations at every visit, and we do that by using the latest dental technology to make your visit pleasant. Dr. Boren invests in the most up-to-date equipment for our office because he knows it makes treatment more comfortable, effective, and efficient for patients.
You’ll appreciate the personalized care and attention you receive at Rowlett Smiles, and you’ll find that it begins with your very first phone call. Contact us today to schedule your next appointment.
Meet Our Team
Mark Boren, DDS
Education and Experience
Dr. Boren received a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University in 1982 and graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1986 with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. Later, he received extensive advanced training in many areas, including anesthesia, surgery, and TMJ treatment at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, in its Hospital Dentistry Residency Program.
Dr. Boren has always understood the importance and value of continuing education and has taken numerous courses throughout his career at prestigious organizations, such as the Pankey Institute, the Dawson Center, the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies, and the University of Texas at San Antonio Health Science Center for its Implant Preceptorship Program.
- American Dental Association
- Texas Dental Association
- Dallas County Dental Society
- Academy of General Dentistry
- Special Patient Care Organization
- L.D. Pankey Alumni Association
In the Community
Dr. Boren has enjoyed teaching young people, from preschool to high school, about dental health. He particularly enjoys speaking to junior high and high school students about dentistry as a career.
Dr. Boren has lectured to dental students on various subjects and has published research in scientific dental journals.
Outside the Office
Dr. Boren was born and raised in the Dallas area and has always enjoyed working with people. He and his wife, Donna, both come from families of four children and coincidentally have four children of their own: Sarah, Julia, Melissa, and Kevin. Their lives revolve around their kids’ activities.
Dr. Boren also enjoys reading, running, and competing in marathons from time to time. Traveling is another favorite pastime, and Dr. Boren can be found hiking the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone National Park, or other scenic locales when he gets the chance. He also has a passion for sports, particularly baseball.
Cyndi has been in dentistry for over 20 years and joined Rowlett Smiles when Dr. Boren opened his new office in 2006.
To provide patients with greater knowledge and more assistance, she completed a Certified Business Manager course offered through Jameson Dental Consulting & New York University.
Cyndi is always eager to help our patients with treatment planning and financing options and to help them maximize their insurance benefits. She loves camping and traveling with her husband Ricky.
Cyndi enjoys working at Rowlett Smiles, where her coworkers are also her personal friends. Working with such a beautiful office, great team, and doctor are definitely a blessing, Cyndi says!
Cristy has been a hygienist for over 20 years and with Rowlett Smiles for over 8 years. She received her training and graduated from Texas Women's University. Cristy loves interacting with patients and educating them about the importance of their oral health.
When she's not at the dental office, Cristy enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. She works out in her spare time and loves to stay active.
Ginny is usually the first friendly voice you'll hear when you call, and she loves talking to and interacting with her patients while helping make their necessary appointments.
Ginny grew up in the world of dentistry, helping out in family members' offices since as early as age 12. She decided to start a career in dentistry in 1995, which means she's now been in the industry for over 20 years! She joined our team at Rowlett Smiles in 2012.
She grew up in Rowlett and now lives in Forney with her husband Paul and their three beautiful children, Hailey, Mackenzy and Chance. In her free time, she stays busy watching her children play sports and hanging out on their boat at the lake.
Ginny truly feels honored and blessed to be part of such a great group of coworkers and personal friends here at Rowlett Smiles.
Belvet brings over 8 years of dental experience with her, and she's been working with Dr. Boren at Rowlett Smiles for several years now. While she does have her RDA certificate, she truly feels her calling is at the front desk connecting with patients, and helping out with their insurance needs. Belvet is also bilingual and is of great value to our Spanish-speaking patients.
Belvet enjoys spending her free time with her family and shopping.
LaWanda has been a Registered Dental Hygienist for over 10 years, and she's worked with Dr. Boren and his team since 2014. She appreciates how dentistry not only makes a difference in her patients' oral health, but also their lives.
LaWanda has 2 children and has lived in Rowlett for over 10 years. When she's not helping patients, she enjoys traveling and spending quality time with her children.
Franci has been in the dental field for over 20 years. Franci enjoys educating patients & helping them achieve desired results. Franci is from Galveston & has lived in Plano for over 20 years. She enjoys going to the lake, sailing and is learning how to paint.
Aaron has 8 years of both civilian & military dental experience. he graduated from Texas Women's University with a Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2014 and has been practicing with Dr. Boren since October of 2016. He enjoys patient education and prides himself in his ability to communicate effortlessly with them. Outside of work, Aaron is happily married with a daughter and a son. They like to spend their time outdoor and travel as much as possible.