Ideal Dental Melrose

All Your Smile Needs.

Now that’s ideal.

Welcome to Ideal Dental Melrose

Your local family dentist serving Nashville, 8th Avenue South, Downtown, Midtown, Hillsboro West End, Brentwood, and surrounding communities.

2335 8th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37204 (615) 334-5041

Meet our Dentist

Everyone at our comfortable, inviting practice works hard to make you smile. In addition, our friendly staff speaks both English and Spanish to better serve our Melrose neighbors. Think of Ideal Dental Melrose as your home for quality dental care.

  1. Sha’Mere Walker Portrait

    Sha’Mere Walker, DDS, MHS, MS

    General Dentist

    Dr. Sha’Mere T. Walker is a native of Cleveland, Ohio. She obtained a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in biology from Tennessee State University. She continued her educational pursuit and earned a Master’s degree in Health Science and her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at Meharry Medical College. Thereafter, Dr. Walker completed an AEGD (Advanced Education in General Dentistry) Postdoctoral program at The University of Tennessee.  
    Dr. Walker has had a love of dentistry since childhood. She grew up shadowing her father who birthed her passion for dentistry. She learned early on the importance of educating patients about their oral health. Dr. Walker’s favorite aspect of dentistry is providing a safe, trusting place, to positively transform a patient’s life by restoring their oral health.  
    Outside of the office, Dr. Walker enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and reading. 

Our Location

Office Hours

Mon 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 8:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sun Closed
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Welcome to Ideal Dental Melrose

You can depend

on our practice for a wide range of procedures, including general dentistry, cosmetic treatments, tooth repair and replacement, braces, and oral surgery. For all of your dental needs, you can trust our family-friendly team of professionals to keep you and your family smiling. We welcome you and your family by appointment or on a walk-in basis. The office features televisions in every treatment room to help put you at ease.

Our dental services

At Ideal Dental Melrose, we believe that a visit to the dentist should be as pleasant and stress-free as possible. That’s why our Melrose dental office was designed to keep patient comfort in mind. Whether you need to schedule a general checkup or require more extensive dental work, we’ll address any concerns you might have prior to treatment and answer all of your questions in a relaxed, pressure‑free setting.

Your trusted dentists in Melrose are here to make you smile!

If you’re looking for a reputable dentist office near home with a dental team that truly cares about your family’s oral health, Ideal Dental Melrose is the right place. To experience for yourself why our Melrose dentists are known for providing high-quality dental care and treating patients with respect and compassion, give us a call at (615) 334-5041.

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Melrose dentists in Ideal Dental Melrose with convenient early, late, and weekend hours

Is it difficult for you to find a good time to schedule dental care because of work and school obligations? To make it convenient for busy professionals and families to visit the dentist, Ideal Dental has early morning, evening, and weekend hours. You’ll be able to find convenient appointment times all day Monday – Friday, and we also see patients on Saturday.

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Ideal Dental Melrose provides emergency dental services

Experiencing a dental emergency can be frightening, but you can take comfort in knowing that our dentists in Melrose are here to serve you when an urgent problem strikes. We provide same-day treatment during normal office hours and can quickly restore your oral health. Our emergency dental services include root canal therapy and tooth extractions. In addition to treating patients with dental emergencies, we offer a wide range of specialty services. Our licensed oral surgeon provides dental implants, Teeth in a Day, wisdom teeth extractions, implant-supported dentures and bridges, and the diagnosis and treatment of oral cancer. Our skilled orthodontist can straighten your smile with services such as clear and metal braces, Invisalign®, and Phase 1 orthodontics for children. If your teeth have suffered damage or decay, you can trust us to restore the beauty of your smile with porcelain crowns, full or partial dentures, porcelain fillings, porcelain veneers, or full-mouth reconstructions.

Caring and affordable dentists in Melrose that take insurance

At Ideal Dental Melrose, our goal is to provide exceptional dental care at an affordable price. We offer competitive pricing for all treatments and procedures, and we work with patients to help them find a financial solution that will help to fit dental care into their budgets. Our office accepts most dental insurance plans, and offers several convenient payment options if you’re without insurance or your plan doesn’t cover the entire cost of care. Dental discounts, such as Ideal Dental Plan, are cost-effective options that can help patients receive significant savings on most common dental procedures. We also accept CareCredit, flexible financing that allows qualified members to pay their balance through monthly payments. CareCredit and the CareCredit and the Ideal Dental Plan can be used on their own or to supplement your existing insurance. Our knowledgeable staff members will be happy to answer any questions you have about ways to make your dental care more affordable. Give us a call at (615) 334-5041 for more information.