Gentle Dental Gives Grants Pass a Reason to Smile


Grants Pass, OR. Gentle Dental, a full service dental provider with 156 locations in supported network dental groups across eight states, has opened a new office in Grants Pass, Oregon. Located at 1519 NE F Street, Grants Pass, OR 97526, this is the 37th Gentle Dental location in Oregon.

Gentle Dental Grants Pass opened Thursday, February 11, 2021 as a fully digital, technologically advanced dental practice. As part of Gentle Dental’s powerful network, patients will have access to a wide range of general dentistry and specialty dental services, bringing patients one step closer to a healthier and more beautiful smile. The local community can expect to receive consistent high-quality treatments from a carefully selected team of dental professionals.

The Grants Pass location is staffed with experienced, caring dentists and specialists, some of whom relocated from our SmileKeepers Grants Pass location.  Dr. Carmel Townsend, Dr. Philip La Lande and Dr. Corbin Avey are our General Dentists for the office and are committed to delivering quality dentistry in a comfortable, caring environment. Dr. Townsend received her D.D.S. degree at Creighton University Boyne School of Dentistry. Dr. Avey received his D.D.S. degree at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine and Dr. La Lande received his D.M.D. degree from Oregon Health & Science University School of Dentistry.

Joining our dentists is a dedicated team of assistants, hygienists and specialists which includes Dr. Jonathan Petersen, Orthodontist. We also have a skilled administrative team running the front office, so that our clinicians can focus on providing quality dental care.

Gentle Dental Grants Pass accepts most insurance plans, including the Oregon Health Plan. No insurance? Ask about the Gentle Dental Smile Plan, an in-house discount dental plan. Financing options are available. Gentle Dental is committed to providing every patient with flexible options, respect, compassion, and open communication regarding treatment and costs.

To book a dental appointment, simply call (541)-474-4360 or visit the office’s web page at:

About Gentle Dental

Gentle Dental® is a brand of InterDent Service Corporation, which is licensed to dental professional corporations that InterDent supports. For over 30 years, Gentle Dental’s dental groups have delivered high-quality care with a personal touch. With more than 157 practices located across Arizona, California, Hawaii, Kansas, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon and Washington, Gentle Dental offers comprehensive care in general, cosmetic and specialty dentistry. Each location offers the leading edge of treatment options in the industry and is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and technology. Visit to learn more.

About InterDent Service Corporation

InterDent Service Corporation is headquartered in Vancouver, WA and provides comprehensive administrative support services to 176 supported dental practices employing more than 450 dentists in the following eight states: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Kansas, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Washington. InterDent supports a network of dental practices including Gentle Dental®, Capitol Dental, Smile Keepers and Blue Oak®, which collectively deliver comprehensive dentistry to over one million patients annually.