Our exceptional, friendly staff is one of our greatest
assets. They are excited about what they are doing, have high standards of quality and integrity,
and are motivated to achieve the best results for our family of patients. We pride ourselves in
staying on the cutting edge of dentistry and patient communication. Feedback from our patients
about an experience in our office is always welcomed.
Dr. Neil A. Shapiro is a 1998 graduate of the University of Connecticut
School of Dental Medicine. Upon graduation from dental school, he completed a General Practice
Residency Program at St. Mary's Hospital in Waterbury, Connecticut, where he obtained a great
deal of experience in oral surgery and oral facial repairs following traumatic injury. Dr. Neil
has taken many continuing education courses to be able to provide many cosmetic services, root
canals, oral surgery, implants and bone grafting and his own Quickbraces of CT. He is a current
member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Connecticut State Dental Association (CSDA),
the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) and the
Hartford Dental Society. In his spare time, he plays many musical instruments and composes songs.
You can see him performing with different bands at social functions across the state.
Dr. Aileen Zaydel, originally from New Jersey, is a graduate of
the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. Upon graduation, Dr. Z completed her General
Practice Residency at the VA Medical Center in Bronx, NY where she mastered
advanced surgical and restorative techniques including implant surgery, dental
rehabilitation, root canals, and
cosmetic dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA),
the Connecticut State Dental Association (CSDA), and the Academy of General
Dentistry (AGD). In her spare time, Dr. Zaydel enjoys the avocation of
building and restoring furniture. Dr. Z has made Connecticut her new home
and is thrilled to be a dentist with Shapiro Family Dentistry.
Left to Right - Tara and Seeta
Left to Right - Michele and Christine
Left to Right - Karlee, Tara and Sugey
We are proud to offer our own Quickbraces of CT for those patients who want the
smile of their dreams in months instead of years. If you are interested in this new technology, please contact the office to set up an appointment.