New patients only. On services of $300 or greater not covered by insurance. Services provided by an Arizona certified dentist.
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Includes new patient exam and full mouth X-Rays.
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Flexible payment plans. Including FREE Orthodontic consultation.
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LEARN ABOUT US
With a great location at 10210 W McDowell Rd, Suite 140, Gentle Dental offers knowledgeable dental care for patients in and around Avondale, Arizona.
Dedicated to patient well-being, our courteous team goes above and beyond to create a welcoming, relaxed setting free from confusion and stress. Using modern techniques and state-of-the-art technology, our dental professionals provide a wide array of services, including preventive dental treatments and restorative procedures, root canals, bridges and crowns, implants, inlays and onlays, bone augmentation and oral surgery.
Because dental problems don’t always happen at convenient times, Gentle Dental Avondale offers emergency dental services outside normal business hours. We also offer compassionate pediatric dental treatments for babies, children and teens.
To help our patients get the smiles they’ve always wanted, we offer comprehensive cosmetic dental procedures. This includes effective whitening treatments and durable, natural-looking veneers. For patients with bite problems or misaligned teeth, we offer traditional braces and Invisalign clear aligners.
Dedicated to delivering affordable dental care for residents of Avondale, Gentle Dental accepts most major dental insurance plans. For patients without insurance, we offer a Dedicated Dental Plan, which provides significant discounts for preventative care, diagnostic services and specified dental treatments.
If you or a family member needs orthodontics, a cosmetic treatment or more extensive dental care, we can provide convenient financing options, which let you split your costs up into lower, affordable monthly payments. Whether your family needs cosmetic treatments or expert dental care, you can count on our office for affordable treatment, whatever your dental issue, whatever your age.
Well placed in the Gateway Pavilions on W. McDowell Road between N. 99th Avenue and 103rd Avenue, Gentle Dental offers a convenient neighborhood location for you and your family. Call our office to schedule an examination, cleaning or dental treatment and discover the smart choice for compassionate, expert dental care in Avondale, Arizona.
WHO WE ARE
D.D.S., General Dentist
D.D.S., General Dentist
During his 30 year career in dentistry, Dr. Lee’s passion has kept him focused on learning everything about dentistry and as a result, is proficient in most aspects of dental care. he loves caring for his patients and creating a amazing new smiles!
After completing his degree in Spanish at Brigham Young University, Dr. Lee was awarded his dental degree from the Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry. Dr. Lee has continued his education as a graduate of Las Vegas Institute, specializing in implant surgery, root canals, orthodontics (including Invisalign), cosmetic dentistry and all facets of general dentistry.
Dr. Lee was born and raised in St. Johns, Arizona. He served as Spanish-speaking Missionary for two and a half years. Dr. Lee speaks, reads and writes fluently in Spanish.
B.S., Spanish–Brigham Young University
D.D.S.–Case Western Reserve University
Dr. Begotka enjoys making a postive difference in peoples lives, whether it is easing a patients anxiety, taking them out of pain or giving them a new smile. He provides a caring, comfortable and superior dental treatment so that each visit is an outstanding dental experience. He feels Dentistry combines creative artistry with the fundamentals of science and sees every day as an exciting challenge.
After graduating from the University of Wisconsin, Dr. Begotka received his Dental Degree from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. He was awarded his Endodontic Certificate from Virginia Commonwealth University. He’s a member of the American Association of Endodontists and the American Dental Association. He is the recipient of the Minnesota Academy of Restorative Dentistry Award of Excellence. He also served in the U.S. Navy Dental Corps.
Away from the office, Dr. Begotka likes to get outdoors. He is an avid runner, hiker and biker. He also enjoys golf and tennis.
B.S., Pre-Dentistry–University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire
D.D.S.–University of Minnesota School of Dentistry
Endodontic Certificate–Virginia Commonwealth University
American Association of Endodontists
American Dental Association
Dr. Ashraf is excited to be serving the people of his home state of Arizona. After completing his undergraduate studies at the University of Arizona, he pursued his dental education at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine. Subsequently, he completed a residency in periodontics at the same institution earning a Master of Science in Dentistry and a Certificate in Periodontics.
Dr. Ashraf is involved with the American Academy of Periodontology, American Dental Association, and Arizona Dental Association. His most recent achievement includes being the recipient of the John F. Prichard award for research involving antimicrobial properties within biomaterials used in clinical practice. His expertise includes treatment of gum disease, implant therapy, bone grafting, and gingival recession.
Even when times are busy, Dr. Ashraf keeps up with his favorite Arizona sports team with one heartbreaking loss after the next. Nonetheless, his optimistic personality allows him to appreciate the positive aspects of life including the patients he meets on a daily basis. Having an interest in their life journey and goals, he aims to provide periodontal care that patient’s can be proud to look back on.
Dr. Chau says, “Given my own personal experiences with braces as a child, I believe that a beautiful smile goes a long way in life. This is why I make every effort to provide the highest quality of care. I strive to achieve treatment goals that are tailored to your specific needs, and my satisfaction comes only when my patients are delighted with the results.”
After graduating from the University of California, Dr. Chau received his Dental Degree from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry. He received his Orthodontics Certificate from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. He completed his orthodontic residency at the Roseman University College of Dental Medicine. He’s a member of the American Dental Association and the American Association of Orthodontists.
Away from the office, Dr. Chau likes films and enjoys following professional and collegiate sports–especially football and basketball. He also loves exotic foods and trying new restaurants. He has volunteered with Give Kids A Smile and the Asian American Tutorial Project.
B.S.–University of California, Los Angeles
D.D.S.–University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry
Orthodontics Certificate–University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine
Residency–Roseman University of Health Sciences
American Dental Association
American Association of Orthodontists
SEE WHAT OUR PATIENTS HAVE TO SAY!
Our general dentistry services take care of the daily dental needs of you and your family.
Our cosmetic services include a variety of treatments for patients looking to enhance their smiles.
Our extensive network of neighborhood practitioners make it easy to find dental specialists.
Gentle Dental accepts most dental insurance plans and options. If you do not see your insurance plan below, contact us and we will be happy to assist in confirming your existing insurance provider.
UNITED HEALTHCARE PPO
ASSURANT UDC HMO
DELTACARE PMI HMO
BC/BS OF AZ PPO
DELTA DENTAL GEORGIA
...and many more.
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If you have dental insurance and are concerned about coverage do not hesitate to reach out to our friendly staff. Our team here at Gentle Dental will help you with any payment or insurance questions you may have and will work closely with you to help you get the most out of your dental plan.
Gentle Dental aims to be as gentle on your wallet as our dentists are when providing treatment. Our professional staff will help you get the most from your dental insurance benefits and explain any deductibles and co-pays to you.
Payment options include cash, major credit cards, discount plans, and private financing.
The Gentle Dental Smile Plan is perfect if you don’t have dental insurance and offers significant savings. The plan has no waiting period, involves no paperwork, and covers all pre-existing conditions.
You can enroll as an individual, couple or family and receive significant discounts on preventative services including exams, cleanings, fluoride treatments, and x-rays, as well as a host of other dental services. All other services including specialty care such as extractions, root canals, and orthodontics are discounted 20% from our list prices.
The Smile Plan is effective immediately and there are no claim forms to fill out and no maximums. Seniors 62 and older receive additional discounts on enrollment fees and parents can keep children on their family plan until age 26.
Our goal is to make it as easy as possible for everyone to obtain quality dental care at an affordable price.
To sign up or for questions, please call us at 800-277-1112.
You can also enroll at one of our locations.
We understand that you don’t always have the cash at hand, that’s why we accept most major credit cards and offer flexible financing options which can be helpful if you require more extensive work, orthodontics, or cosmetic procedures that aren’t covered by insurance. These plans can offer:
We want to make paying for dental services as easy as possible. For more information, call us toll-free at 1-800-GENTLE1 to get in touch with the Gentle Dental Office in your neighborhood.
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FRIENDLY, CONVENIENT & FLEXIBLE
Our experienced Dental Professionals use the latest techniques to be as gentle as possible.
We accept most insurance plans, have a discount plan for those without, and offer flexible payment options.
We make your life easier with convenient hours including evenings and weekends.