Huntington Family Dental Group
534 Shelton Ave, Shelton, CT 06484

Bethany Horbal, DMD  General Dentist

Dr. Bethany Horbal

Dr. Bethany Horbal provides a wide range of general dentistry services to adults, teenagers, children, and toddlers as young as one year old. She is friendly and compassionate and enjoys getting to know her patients. She takes the time to talk to her patients about any problems they’re having with their oral health, and to discuss the possible treatment solutions that fit their needs and budget.

Dr. Horbal is experienced in all facets of family dental care including fillings, crown and bridgework, dentures, dental implant restorations, extractions, veneers and teeth whitening. She is also skilled at emergency dental procedures including root canal therapy to eliminate toothaches.

Dr. Horbal is originally from Berlin, CT. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology & Environmental Studies from Fairfield University, earned a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine and completed a General Practice Residency at New York Presbyterian Weill-Cornell Hospital in Manhattan. She is a member of the American Dental Association, New York State Dental Association, and the American Dental Political Action Committee.

Dr. Horbal believes in giving back to the community and has volunteered at a pro-bono dental clinic in Hartford, participated in a mission trip to Chile to provide dental care to underserved families and children, and donated her time and skills to the American School for the Deaf, the Give Kids a Smile program, the Healthy Adolescent Smiles initiative in Hartford, and the Collegiate Health Service Corps.

When she’s not fixing smiles, Dr. Horbal enjoys tennis, hiking, and sewing. Ask her about some of her latest projects.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Less than 5 minute wait time, Maria is always so friendly and happy. She really helps put you at ease. Met one of the new females dentist who recently joined the practice and she was extremely nice […]
Susan D.
Appointment to treat an unexpected cavity starting on a tooth holding an anchor post for my upper denture. Appointment started on time. As always, Dr. Sal and his staff provided top notch treatment […]
John W.
We have been patients at Huntington Family Dental for a long time. The doctors are very skilled and highly credentialed and attentive to their patients by delivering excellent care. The staff is […]
Diane C.
Maribel is an excellnt hygienist. Very informative & makes you comfy
Maria D.
Maribel and Dr. Sal were the most pleasant, thorough, and best experience I’ve ever had at any doctor visit. Maribel made me feel very comfortable with my first time visit and thankful that I […]
Anna A.
What a GREAT dentist office. The best staff you could ask for!! They always have the latest and greatest technology!! I have been coming here for about 7 years now – and I love it! It’s pretty […]
Mark T.
Very pleasant and professional experience. (My review of a previous visit that was more negative now appears to have been an isolated personnel issue.)
Herb S.
The staff is very friendly. I didn’t wait any longer than 5 minutes before I was taken in the back for my cleaning. Doctors there are great and very thorough, I would recommend them to whoever is […]
Laura D.
I have been a patient of Dr. Sal for over 35 years! He is terrific, always puts me at ease and works with my other physical issues to make me comfortable. All staff from my hygienist (Alisha), to […]
Debra B.
Maria is terrific always informing me on ways to care for my teeth – dr Sal is great as always
Dorothy F.
friendly staff, on time, very comfortable cleaning
Tracy M.
Everything was excellent as usual!
Natan T.
I have been going to Huntington Family Dental for 36 years now. This is the very best dental office in the state. I highly recommend this dental office.
Diane K.
Just had an implant done. Dr. Sal is great. Much easier and more pleasant experience then expected
Jennifer C.
They are so great with both of my girls! I often go for my appointment’s with both kids and the staff is so understanding and helpful with the kids while I get my teeth cleaned. The kids love going […]
Sarah C.
Fantastic, knowledgeable, & caring staff. :)
Heather Z.
The HFDG is one of the best things in Huntington. They are compassionate, professional and always on the leading edge of what’s new and what’s best. Dr. Sal has been my dentist for more years […]
A U.
Have gone to this group for about thirty years. Have gone to others, they do not hold a candle to HFG. Maria the hygienist is the best and should be made a partner. Very perky, very caring and very, […]
Richard A.
Clean, professional, friendly. Definitely recommend.
Melissa R.
Always a great time for me! LOL – I actually look forward to my visits. I try to maintain the same hygienist, as that allows a continuity of care, and I have to say, my hygienist is fantastic!
Michael K.
Office Hours
Mon. – 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tue. – 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sat. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sun. – Closed

2 Saturdays a Month

Phone: (203) 916-1173
Fax: (203) 929-7619
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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed
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