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.
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.
Erin grew up in Rowlett as a patient of Dr. Boren’s before coming to work with him in 2018.
She works hard each day to ensure patients are comfortable and have a pleasant experience while being at the dentist. Her favorite part about being a Rowlett Smiles team member is the group effort we put into our dental care. In her free time, Erin enjoys playing with her Standard Poodle named Dallas and traveling with her friends and family.
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.
Registered Dental Assistant
Ideli has been a Dental Assistant since 2016 and came to work at Rowlett Smiles in 2018.
Her main goal is keeping patients as comfortable as possible and just bringing good vibes into the office. When Ideli isn't working she is most likely spending time with her husband and their new kitten. She also enjoys catching up on her favorite bloggers/vloggers!
Madyson has been a Dental Assistant since 2018 and joined our team in 2020.
Her main priority in dentistry is to make sure that each patient gets the proper care they deserve and loves helping patients achieve their perfect smile. Most importantly, she will always assure her patient is as comfortable and at ease as possible. She is a proud mom to 2 children and in her free time enjoys outdoor adventures with her family & friends.