Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As a dental professional, I stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for my patients. As a doctor, I recognize that my patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in me and my team. That is just one reason why I value each and every patient relationship.
I appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about this dental practice, my team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.
Shannel Beckles, DDS
Born in Trinidad and Tobago, Dr. Shannel Beckles moved to the United States where she attended St. John’s University in Queens, New York. While working as a full-time dental assistant, she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management. During her time working as a dental assistant, Dr. Beckles developed a passion for dentistry. Following through with her passion, she enrolled at Rutgers University for pre-dental classes.
After leaving Rutgers University, Dr. Beckles was accepted into one of the two historically black dental schools in the United States: Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry. Meharry Medical College gave Dr. Beckles the foundation to go forth and fulfill the ambition of contributing to society in a way that is fulfilling to herself and beneficial to others.
After graduating Meharry Medical College, Dr. Beckles, participated in a General Practice Residency Program at Interfaith Medical Center (IMC). At IMC, Dr. Beckles continued to work with patients, providing them with exceptional dental care all while gaining more confidence and faith to better her skills.
For Dr. Beckles, giving back is an essential part of living a fulfilling life. She enjoys volunteering her time and participated in a mission trip to Guatemala to provide free dental care for those in need. She enjoys sharing knowledge about the correlation between dental care and physical care to her patients. Dr. Beckles participates in continuing education courses annually to provide the best care for her patients.
Dr. Beckles has dedicated her life to provide the best dental service to her patients.