Elaine M. Swingle, D.M.D, F.A.G.D.


A graduate of Simmons College, Dr. Swingle went on to earn her D.M.D. from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.  Subsequently, she completed a general practice residency at the East Orange Veterans Administration Hospital.  Since then she has attended continuing education courses with top dental educators in the country to earn her fellowship award from the Academy of General Dentistry.  Dr. Swingle is presently working towards her Mastership and her career long pursuit of continuing education keeps her on the cutting edge of dental technology in dental medicine.  In addition, she conducts weekly meeting in her office with an eye on improving the overall quality of care for her patients.

Born and raised in Westfield, Dr. Swingle is married and has three daughters with her husband, David. She takes personal pride in treating multi-generational family members while helping her patients to prioritize their needs and improve their lifetime dental health. Dr. Swingle's hobbies inclue tennis, golf and reading. She reads many professional books and journals such as:

  • Journal of the American Dental Association
  • Creative Resource Associates Newsletter
  • Journal of the Academy of General Dentistry
  • New Jersey Doctor of Dentistry
  • Journal of the New Jersey Dental Association
  • Dental Products Report
  • Reality, The Information Source for Esthetic Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Inside Dentistry
  • Woman Dentist Journal

Dr. Swingle's professional memberships and affiliations include:


Westfield Dentist -
Dr. Shruti Shukla
330 Lenox Avenue
Westfield, NJ 07090