Dare to have the smile
you've always wanted.

Our Office
277 Bloomfield Avenue
Caldwell, New Jersey 07006
(973) 228-0252


If you're looking for a dentist that genuinely cares about creating a long-lasting relationship with you and your family, our practice is the place for you. At Delicate Dentistry of The Caldwells, we treat you with the respect and compassion you deserve. Our high-quality dental services allow us to improve and protect your smile for years to come. Our team, led by Dr. Shannel Beckles, is excited to meet you and learn how we can meet your unique dental needs.

We're happy to serve as a dependable dentist to Caldwell residents and individuals in its surrounding communities. Our dental care encompasses preventive, restorative, and cosmetic dentistry. Whether you need a routine teeth cleaning or dental implant placements, you're in good hands with us.

You can find our dental office at the corner of Bloomfield Ave. and Forest Ave. near Caldwell University and Grover Cleveland Birthplace Historic Site. If you reside in any nearby areas, our office is accessible from I-280 and US 46. Call us today to schedule your next appointment with our friendly and skilled dental team!


Our Excellent Dental Services

When you visit our Caldwell dental office for the first time, we'll use technology like x-rays to conduct an extensive oral exam. By looking at the condition of your teeth, gums, and jawbones, we can determine which of our services is right for you. We'll also begin monitoring your smile to ensure it doesn't develop serious dental complications like tooth decay and gum disease, which can be costly to treat. After our team has examined your smile, they'll create your personalized treatment plan that outlines our recommended services. You can adjust your plan at any time so that it fits your comfort level and budget.

We can begin treating patients as young as three years old. Our high-quality dental services include, but are not limited to:

Committed to Your Comfort

Our Caldwell dentist and his staff strive to make you feel as comfortable as possible during your appointment. As such, our team will treat you like a member of our own family. We always have time to answer your questions and walk you step-by-step through treatments and procedures. Our team also understands that life happens and will work with you to reschedule appointments when necessary. We'll work around your busy work and personal schedules to find a date and time that works best for you.

Easing Dental Anxiety

Each year, countless individuals put off getting the professional dental care they need because of dental anxiety. As a result, easily treatable dental problems can turn into painful and costly oral complications. We strive to help patients with anxiety feel relaxed and calm during their appointment. We'll take breaks during your appointment to help you feel comfortable and perform procedures while respecting your anxiety.

A Caldwell Dental Office You Can Trust

At Delicate Dentistry of The Caldwells, we're passionate about giving you the exceptional dental services you deserve. Whether you're looking for a new dentist or looking to schedule your first dental visit in years, we're here for you. Call us today to schedule your next appointment!


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A preventive program is a cooperative effort by the patient, dentist, and dental staff to preserve the natural dentition and supporting structures by preventing the onset, progress, and recurrence of dental diseases and conditions.Preventing dental disease starts at home with good oral hygiene and a balanced diet.  It is continued in the dental office by the efforts of your dentist and dental hygienist to promote, restore, and maintain your oral health.Prevention also includes regular dental exams, cleanings, and x-rays. Sealants and fluoride...

The word periodontal means “around the tooth”.  Periodontal disease attacks the gums and the bone that support the teeth.  Plaque is a sticky film of food debris, bacteria, and saliva.  If plaque is not removed, it turns into calculus (tartar).  When plaque and calculus are not removed, they begin to destroy the gums and bone.  Periodontal disease is characterized by red, swollen, and bleeding gums.Four out of five people have periodontal disease and don’t know it!  Most people are not aware of it because the disease is usually painless in the...

While most dental surgery is performed on an out-patient basis, it remains an involved procedure that requires specific preparation and aftercare.  In an effort to provide safe, comfortable care, we encourage you to review our pre- and post-operative instructions, which are intended to facilitate a smooth operation and safer recovery. If you have any questions or concerns about your surgery, please contact our practice today.

Cosmetic Dentistry in Caldwell Are there things you want to fix in your smile? It's normal to want a healthy, beautiful smile, but normal wear and tear often affect its appeal. At Delicate Dentistry of The Caldwells, we offer cosmetic dental treatments to help you achieve your aesthetic goals. We are proud to transform the smiles of the residents of Caldwell and the surrounding areas. Our team is passionate about creating beautiful smiles because we know that it boosts your confidence and quality of life. Are you ready to discover the smile...

Prosthodontics is the specialized field of dentistry concerned with diagnosing, planning and executing restorative and cosmetic treatments.  Dentists who choose to specialize in prosthodontics must complete three or four more years of dedicated training following dental school. A prosthodontist is in essence an architect, who formulates a comprehensive treatment plan and informs the patient as to what is possible.  Missing or defective teeth can be extremely detrimental to self-esteem and self-confidence.  Using the latest technology, a...

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