It's hard to go wrong when choosing a CD/DVD Drive. Some may argue that some brands are better than others but it isn't necessarily true. Every drive can have problems and there's no need fussing over it.
It's best to choose a SATA CD/DVD Drive mainly due to the fact that it is faster than IDE. Make sure that when you're selecting the drive that it has good reviews. Best of luck.
One way to find good CD/DVD drive is by going to newegg.com and sorting out the CD/DVD Drives.