Trusted Shelton, CT Dentist
Get to Know Dr. Neal Graber
With nearly two full decades spent practicing in the Shelton community so far, Dr. Graber knows that there’s a lot to love about dentistry, especially the instant gratification of seeing someone happy after he’s fixed their hurting smile – it’s the most rewarding part of his work by far! As many of his patients can attest, he treats everybody just like a member of his own family and provides care that’s upheld to the highest standards possible. If you’d like to learn more about him, just keep reading below.
Why Did You Want to Become a Dentist?
Dentistry has been in Dr. Graber’s bloodline for quite a long time! His great-grandfather was a dentist who practiced in Trieste, Italy. Ever since he can remember, this field has felt just like home for him, and he can’t imagine being in any other career. In particular, he really enjoys the unique blend of artistry and science that comes into play with each procedure and restoration.
Where Did You Study Dentistry?
After studying at Emory University, Dr. Graber pursued his Doctor of Dental Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Following graduation, he has regularly pursued a wide variety of continuing education courses through study clubs in order to keep his clinical skills sharp, studying CEREC, conscious sedation, implant-supported dentures, 3D guided dental implant surgery, and much more. His research-based background means that he always spends plenty of time evaluating studies and data before implementing new technologies in his dental office!
Outside of the Dental Office, What Do You Like to Do?
Dr. Graber is the dedicated father of two teenage boys and spends nearly all of his free time with them outside of work! They’re all avid skiers and enjoy traveling to new ski-friendly destinations. They also enjoy scuba diving, playing golf, a variety of water sports, and tennis. Keeping up with the NBA is also a favorite pastime.
As for personal interests, Dr. Graber enjoys supporting the sports programs at Shelton High School – he even regularly hosts seniors for their career goal projects!
His favorite journey is the one he makes to Italy whenever possible.