Who We Are

At Ahava Orthodontics, it’s our goal to give our patients an inspired and healthy smile. As your Fort Worth, TX orthodontist, we are committed to providing high-quality orthodontic treatments and forming great relationships with our patients and our community. Ahava is the “Love that Gives,” and we are here to extend Ahava to everyone who walks in our door, day in and day out.

We have had the great fortune of being on the receiving end of Ahava, the love that gives, on many occasions through our lives, and this Ahava has so impacted and inspired us, that we want to extend it to others. That is our mission, to give … to give you the assurance that it is an honor to get to know you, to provide the utmost in orthodontic care for you, as we wrap this gift up in Ahava!

Meet Our Orthodontist


Dr Barron Orthodontist in Fort Worth

Dr. Barron has a heart that is wired to give … that’s why it naturally follows that he wants to give the best treatment possible to each individual patient, based on individual needs, predicated on the best level of training.

Full Bio

Dr. Barron is board certified by the American Board of Orthodontics, is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontists, is doubly trained through accredited universities in pediatric dentistry through the University of Missouri – Kansas City and in orthodontics through the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, and with updates in specialty training accomplished as the profession advances. He has personally taken care of countless orthodontic patients over the last twenty-five years, offering a comfortable and customized treatment journey.

Awards and Service

Top Orthodontist in Texas (Texas Monthly), President of Central Texas Dental Society, American Association of Orthodontists member, Southwest Society of Orthodontists Representative to the AAO, Westfall Memorial Award, reviewer Texas State Board of Dental Examiners, Fort Worth Pediatric Dental Society, with dental trips to India, Nicaragua, Uganda, Mexico, just to name a few. Follow our last dental trip to Uganda in our Featured Stories.

Dr. Barron’s education, philanthropy and dedication to state-of-the-art technology equip him to meet your orthodontic needs. His unique and loving approach to patient care will make you feel right at home when you stop by our Fort Worth, Texas office.


Meet the Team

Ahava Orthodontics is proud to service patients of all ages, whether children or adults. It’s recommended that children come in to see us for the first time by the age of seven. This early treatment will allow us to evaluate a child for problems and lessen the need for adult treatment in the future.

Dr. Shawne Barron, DDS, MS

Dr. Shawne Barron, D.D.S., M.S

office manager

Jessica Thomas, Office Manager

front desk

Lupe Perea, Front Desk

treatment coordinator

Hannah Barron, Treatment Coordinator