FRIENDLY, CONVENIENT & FLEXIBLE
Our experienced Dental Professionals use the latest techniques to be as gentle as possible.
We make your life easier with convenient hours including evenings and weekends.
We accept most insurance plans, have a discount plan for those without, and offer flexible payment options.
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
DELTA DENTAL GEORGIA
UNITED CONCORDIA PPO
ASSURANT FORTIS PPO
DELTA MN - WELLS FARGO
...and many more.
Call to see if your insurance is covered!
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.
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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LEARN ABOUT US
The Tempe Gentle Dental office is located at the corner of South Mill Avenue and East Broadway Road, diagonally across from Tempe High School.
We have flexible appointment hours for your convenience. The office accepts walk-ins and accommodates emergency appointments as needed. We honor most dental insurance plans, and offer flexible financing for any treatments not covered by your insurance plan. If you’re uninsured, we offer the Gentle Dental Smile Plan, which provides reduced rates for almost all dental treatments.
Our kind, highly trained, professional staff create a compassionate and caring environment to put all our patients at ease. We provide general dentistry to patients of all ages, and offer specialty services that include orthodontics, periodontics, and oral surgery. Patients looking to improve their smiles will be delighted with our cosmetic dentistry options, using the latest techniques to keep your smile beautiful and your teeth healthy.
We believe kindness and respect are vital to building lifelong relationships with patients. We offer personalized dentistry to help you understand your unique oral health requirements and take control of your health needs between visits.
Stop in to see us at our office on South Mill Road. To set up an appointment or for further assistance, please call us at 480 630-2574. One of our friendly staff members will be happy to speak with you.
WHO WE ARE
D.D.S. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
D.D.S. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
As an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon Dr. Barber appreciates his role in providing pain relief to his patients through often complex surgical procedures.
Dr. Barber has extensive training in his field. He received his undergraduate degree from University of California, Davis, CA and received his dental degree from the Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN in 1983. Dr. Barber then completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Residency at the Highland General Hospital in Alameda, CA. in 1989. Dr. Barber has continued his education in the subjects of Implant Dentistry and Bone Grafting.
Dr. Barber is currently the President of the American Board of Oral Implantology and Implant Dentistry. He is a member of AAOMS and is a Diplomat of the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology and the American Board of Implantology.
Dr. Barber enjoys basketball and tennis in his spare time.
B.S., Biology–University of California-Davis, CA
D.D.S.–Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN
Oral and Maxillofacial Residency–Highland General Hospital in Alameda, CA.
President–American Board of Oral Implantology
Dr. Veeranki says, “I love creating new smiles!” She loves helping her patients realize new smiles as she gets to know them and their families. The lasting relationships she has created with each patient are one of the many reasons why dentistry is her passion.
Dr. Veeranki received her Dental Degree from the Boston University School of Dentistry and her Orthodontic Certificate from the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health.
She’s a Board Certified member of the American Association of Orthodontists, a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, and a member of the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association and the Arizona State Dental Association. She also speaks Hindi.
Dr. Veeranki says, “In my free time I enjoy Ball room dancing, traveling and trying out new cuisines and restaurants.”
D.M.D.–Boston University School of Dentistry
Orthodontic Certificate–Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health
American Association of Orthodontists Diplomate
American Board of Orthodontics
Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists
American Dental Association
Arizona State Dental Association
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