Dentist near Monroe, CT | Smile Dental Center
Smile Dental Center is proud to provide top quality dental services to patients in Monroe, CT, including root canals, dental implants, Invisalign, and extractions. Our office is conveniently located in Shelton, a short drive from Monroe, CT.

Call us today to schedule your appointment!


1000 Bridgeport Avenue
Shelton, CT 06484
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Tel: (203) 712-7726
Fax: 203-712-7731



Monday | 7am – 5pm
Tuesday | 7am – 7pm
Wednesday | 8am – 7pm
Thursday | 8am – 7pm
Friday | 8am – 1pm
Saturday | Closed
Sunday | Closed

Smile Dental Center Building

Smile Dental Center is a comprehensive dental practice near Trumbull, CT, which means we can address a wide range of oral – dental health needs all under one roof. We serve Trumbull, CT patients who need:

We have detailed instructions on what to do in specific circumstances, but in general, we will always make time for emergency treatment at our practice during our regular office hours. After hours, call 203-712-7726 or 911 in the case of a medical emergency that requires immediate care.

Absolutely. We accept many major dental insurance plans at our office. It’s important that you understand your coverage before coming in, so take time to review the insurance benefit booklet provided by your employer to get an idea of the types of treatments they cover.At the time of your treatment, our billing staff will provide you with an estimate of the amount your dental insurance company will cover. Note that this is an estimate, not a guarantee. Our office files your insurance claims, but any amount not covered by insurance will be your responsibility.

We understand that sometimes unforeseen circumstances come up and you may need to cancel your appointment with us. We ask for at least 48 hours notice. Appointments canceled with less than 24 hours notice may be subject to a cancellation fee.

Yes, you can––in fact, we ask that you do. (If, for whatever reason, you can’t, plan on arriving to our office 10-15 minutes early so you can complete your paperwork before your appointment.) All patients should fill out a New Patient Form, Health History Form, and HIPAA Acknowledgement Form prior to their first visit.

What our patients are saying…

A big and special thank you to Dr. Ruiz- Nieves and the team for taking such good care of my husband and I. We are very grateful to have found you.
Linda M., Monroe, CT

I cannot say enough wonderful things about Smile Dental Center in Shelton, from their friendly smiles and welcoming personalities to their patience, care, and empathy that they show each and every patient. Such as wonderful place!
Robert M., Monroe, CT

Directions to Our Office from Monroe, CT

  • Take CT-110 S, Walnut Tree Hill Rd, Ripton Rd and Huntington St to Trap Falls Rd Ext in Shelton
  • Head southeast on Fan Hill Rd toward CT-111 S
  • Sharp left onto CT-111 N
  • Turn right onto Old Tannery Rd
  • Turn left onto CT-110 S
  • Turn right onto Walnut Tree Hill Rd
  • Slight left onto Ripton Rd
  • Ripton Rd turns right and becomes Church St
  • Continue straight to stay on Church St
  • Continue onto Huntington St
  • Continue on Trap Falls Rd Ext to Bridgeport Ave
  • Turn left onto Trap Falls Rd Ext
  • Continue onto Trap Falls Rd
  • Turn right onto Bridgeport Ave
  • Turn left
  • Smile Dental Center will be on the left

Call us today at 203-712-7726 to schedule your appointment!