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Healthy Teeth

Healthy Teeth—You Only Get One Smile—Protect It for a Lifetime

Healthy Teeth

You may get two sets of teeth during your life, but you truly only ever get one smile. And that smile is comprised of not only your pearly whites, but also your gums and the bones that support the mouth. You need to take control of your oral health and ensure that your smile stays sparkling and gorgeous for a […]

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Genetics and Good Teeth

It’s All in Your Genes

Genetics and Good Teeth

Good dental care and strict oral hygiene are essential for a healthy mouth, but sometimes it’s not enough. Finding affordable dentists isn’t the only challenge facing some people with tooth and gum problems. They may also have to contend with genetic tendencies that predispose them to poor dental health. If your parents or siblings suffer from periodontitis or early tooth […]

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Dental Health and Basic Dental Care

5 Tips for Maximizing Your Dental Care Appointments

Dental Health and Basic Dental Care

Taking great care of your oral health means keeping an open line of communication with your dental care team. You need to get the most out of every visit; after all, it’s your health and the look and feel of your teeth and gums that will benefit. Keep your dentist up to date with experiences that may have affected your […]

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Wisdom Teeth

The Importance of Routine Assessment of the Wisdom Teeth

Wisdom Teeth

The very name implies a sort of rite of passage, a marker of adulthood, but the emergence of the wisdom teeth is anything but glamorous. For a majority of the population, the third molars that emerge in the back of the mouth between the ages of 17 and 25, are a significant source of oral health issues, causing wisdom teeth […]

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Bad Breath

The Reasons Behind Bad Breath

Bad Breath

If your bad breath is scaring away your coworkers and ruining your social life despite your efforts to correct the problem, it may be time to for a family dentistry intervention. Good oral hygiene isn’t always enough to manage bad breath. Dental care professionals can help determine the underlying causes of severe halitosis. Here are a few of the most […]

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Dental Hygiene

The Critical Role of Professional Teeth Cleaning

Dental Hygiene

While virtually everyone knows that twice-daily brushing and flossing is universally prescribed and serves as the first line of defense against cavities and gum disease, far too many people forget that proper dental care requires that they take things one step further. Dentists strongly urge patients to schedule at least two office visits per year in order to have a […]

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Dental Implants

Restore Your Smile with Dental Implants

Dental Implants

Losing several teeth, or even a single tooth, is never a welcome experience, regardless of why the incident occurred. Fortunately, losing your teeth does not condemn you to life with a gummy or splotchy smile. Dental care advancements allow you to replace missing teeth with dental implants, providing natural-looking replacements that function as effectively as your own teeth.

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Caring for Braces

Staying Comfortable While Wearing Braces

Caring for Braces

If you are a new braces wearer or are likely to be one in the near future, you are probably wondering how to keep comfortable and happy while you wear orthodontics. Luckily, it really is not that hard to continue the lifestyle you love while taking great care of your teeth and getting the best possible results from your treatment […]

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Children's Dental Health Month

Protecting Your Children’s Dental Health for a Lifetime

Children's Dental Health Month

It is estimated that more than 40 percent of children are affected by tooth decay in at least one primary tooth. Approximately 66 percent of teens suffer the same affliction in at least one permanent tooth. These numbers are staggering, considering that over the last decade the incidence of tooth decay has seen a decline among the total population. Experts […]

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gum disease

Don’t Wait to Protect Yourself from Gum Disease

gum disease

Have you heard the phrase, “I’ll worry about it when I’m old?” For some things in life, “worrying about it when you’re old,” like a tattoo, is not a matter of life and death. While gum disease won’t kill you in an instant, it is the leading cause of tooth loss among adults and it increases your risk of multiple […]

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Patient Reviews
I’ve been going to Gentle Dental for several years now. Back in April I took a fall down some concrete steps, leaving some severe trauma to my mouth and me without two front teeth. Dr. Nached […]
Hillary H.
Everyone was great, no pain and they did a thorough job. I’m definitely staying with Gentle Dental!
Kirsten H.
The service was great didn’t have a long wait time in the waiting area. The staff overall is very nice in the way they talk to you and look after you.
Racquel S.
The dental hygienists, doctors, and staff are all very friendly and are helpful in calming my anxiety. When they are working on my teeth, they are gentle and understanding when I tell them I need a […]
Erin D.
Everyone was friendly and was very helpful
Aaron L.
Knowledgeable staff
William M.
Had no problem getting an emergency appointment for my husband. Very satisfied with his treatment and care. Tara, the dental technician is gentle, informative and professional. And the service rep, […]
Kathleen R.
The staff is very friendly! The doctor is excellent!
Richard H.
Everyone there are polite and friendly. I would recommend gentel dental to my family and friends.
Geri D.
Friendly, knowledgeable staff
Jennifer G.
Great staff, and my Dentist was the best .
Harry G.
The dentist is fantastic and Terri the office manager is so nice,
Mary K.
I think I have a great dental hygienist…Also my wait was short.
Margaret O.
Nice friendly service and professional staff
Bob B.
The dentist was helpful, efficient, and kind.
Zacary H.
Both the hygienist and dentist did a wonderful job with my 3 year old son. It was his first time to the dentist and they made him feel at ease.
Thomas P.
Everyone has been very nice. My dentist understands how stressed I get when I go to the dentist, she makes sure I am numb enough before she starts. I feel that my dentist has truly been a gental […]
Donna K.
Tara your dental hygienist is the fantastic, efficient, professional and does a really thorough cleaning and polishing my teeth. I recommend her to all my family and friends!
Joanne C.
Staff is friendly and welcoming. Appointments are expertly scheduled and you are in and out quickly.
Mary N.
Courteous staff. Very cheerful & friendly dental hygienist and was truly professional because she would tell what each step during cleaning would feel like – I.e; cold water spray or just […]
Malini S.
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