LEARN ABOUT US
Situated at 18245 Highway 18, Suite 4, Gentle Dental provides comprehensive dental services for patients living in and around Apple Valley, California.
Using cutting-edge equipment and the latest techniques, our experienced dentists provide a complete spectrum of dental services, including preventive and restorative procedures, crowns, bridges, inlays, onlays, root canal therapy, bone augmentation and various types of oral surgery. For younger patients, we provide compassionate dental care in a relaxed environment, designed to make kids and parents feel at ease. We also deliver a full array of cosmetic treatments, including veneers, orthodontics and teeth whitening treatments that significantly enhance the appearance of our patients’ smiles.
Dedicated to patient well-being, our staff always communicates honestly, explaining the need and process behind every single dental treatment. We also work hard to create a comfortable, stress-free environment, where patients feel relaxed and confident while they are getting treatment from our skilled dental professionals.
Because dental issues can happen at any time, we offer emergency dental care, so you can get relief from painful, unexpected problems. We also offer flexible scheduling, so patients don’t have to miss work, school or important professional and social engagements. This includes late hours, weekends and holidays. Whatever your dental issue, whatever your timeline, we always try to be gentle on your schedule.
For patients concerned about the cost of dental care, our office provides flexible solutions. In addition to accepting most major dental plans, Gentle Dental Apple Valley provides valuable price-reduction options for patients who don’t have any insurance coverage. We also offer flexible financing options for patients who need cosmetic care, orthodontics or more extensive dental procedures.
Well-placed on Highway 18 across the street from St. Mary Medical Center, between Olalee Road and Kasota Road, our office provides expert dental care in a convenient neighborhood location. Book an appointment online, call our friendly staff or simply stop by our office to speak to our courteous front desk associates. Whether you need restorative, preventative or cosmetic treatment, Gentle Dental Apple Valley is the only name you need to know.
WHO WE ARE
For Dr. Cooper, being an Orthodontist combines three of his great interests–art, science, and people. He appreciates the opportunity to help improve his patients’ lives, and is proud of his works positive impact on peoples self esteem and health. Dr. Cooper says “I treat my patients as I would treat my own family, and I love being able to transform smiles in a comfortable, friendly environment.”
After graduating from the UC San Diego, Dr. Cooper received his Dental Degree from the Boston University School of Dentistry. His Certificate in Orthodontics is from University of Oklahoma School of Dentistry. To keep abreast of cutting edge technology, he’s a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, and the California Association of Orthodontists.
He and his wife have three children. To unwind, Dr. Cooper enjoys competing in triathlons, snowboarding and surfing.
B.S.-UC San Diego
.D.S.-Boston University School of Dentistry
Certificate in Orthodontics–University of Oklahoma School of Dentistry
American Association of Orthodontists
Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists
California Association of Orthodontists
American Dental Association Tri County Dental Society
D.D.S., M.D. Oral Surgeon
D.D.S., M.D. Oral Surgeon
As an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, Dr. Le appreciates his role in providing pain relief to his patients through surgical procedures. He applies a caring, detail-oriented approach to each patient’s case, taking time to solve their dental issues effectively, and thoughtfully provides treatment choices that are specifically designed around each clients needs. He feels the team at Gentle Dental allows him to provide the highest quality care for his patients while performing highly complex procedures such as dentoalveolar surgery, implantology, bone graft, facial trauma and reconstruction, jaw corrective surgery and temporomandibular joint surgery.
After graduating from UCLA, Dr. Le earned his D.D.S. and M.D.degrees from UC San Francisco and continued on there to receive his Certificate in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. He also earned his Medical Degree and his General Surgery Internship Certificate all from UCSF. To keep abreast of cutting edge technology, he’s a member of the American Dental Association and the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
Dr. Le enjoys spending time with his wife, Phuong, and his growing son, Andrew. His favorite outdoor activities are hiking, biking, and skiing.
D.D.S.-UC San Francisco
M.D.-UC San Francisco
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Certificate-UC San Francisco
American Dental Association
American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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.
Our pediatric services include a variety of treatments and specialties for patients looking to enhance their smiles.
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.
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 Dedicated Dental Plan is perfect if you don’t currently have dental insurance and offers significant savings.
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 available at significant discounts.
The Dedicated Dental Plan is effective immediately and there are no claim forms to fill out and no maximums. 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.
Includes new patient exam and full mouth X-Rays.
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New patients only. On services of $300 or greater not covered by insurance.
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Flexible payment plans. Including FREE Orthodontic consultation.
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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.