Extended Hours
Experienced Dentists
Adult and Pediatric Services

Hours

Monday 8:00-5:00
Tuesday 8:00-5:00
Wednesday 8:00-5:00
Thursday 8:00-5:00
Friday 8:00-5:00
Saturday 8:00-2:00 (every other week)

Service representatives standing by

  • Monday – Thursday: 7:15am – 8pm PST
  • Friday: 7:15am – 6pm PST
  • Saturday: 7:30am – 4pm PST

Request an Appointment

Please contact our office by phone or complete the appointment request form below. Our scheduling coordinator will connect with you to confirm the appointment.



New Patients

$50 Exam & X-Rays

Includes new patient exam and full mouth X-Rays.

Get coupon for details.

Get Coupon

Please enter your information to download the coupon!


New Patients

$100 Off

New patients only. On services of $300 or greater not covered by insurance.

Get coupon for details.

Get Coupon

Please enter your information to download the coupon!


Ortho Special

Braces from $99 Month

Flexible payment plans. Including FREE Orthodontic consultation.

Get coupon for details.

Get Coupon

Please enter your information to download the coupon!


To Know Us Is To Love Us

LEARN ABOUT US

Ideally located at 9600 Rosedale Hwy, Suite A, Gentle Dental Rosedale offers expert dental care for patients living in and around Bakersfield, California.

With a patient-first approach, we provide a full spectrum of dental services, using state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge techniques. Gentle and compassionate, our highly trained dental professionals provide a comprehensive list of services, including preventive and restorative procedures, root canal therapy, inlays and onlays, crowns and bridges, implants, bone augmentation procedures and expert oral surgery. We also offer gentle pediatric dental services designed to make young patients, and their parents, feel safe, comfortable and relaxed.

Since dental problems sometimes occur unexpectedly, we offer convenient emergency treatment, along with flexible scheduling, which includes weekends and holidays. We also offer diverse cosmetic treatments, including veneers, orthodontics and teeth whitening treatments, so you can get the smile you’ve always dreamed of.

To maximize affordability for our patients, we accept most every major dental plan. If you or a family member requires orthodontics, cosmetic treatments or extensive dental treatments, we can provide flexible financing options. We also offer a Dedicated Dental Plan, which provides significant discounts for diagnostic and preventative care, along with most necessary dental treatments. All of these flexible options combine to make Gentle Dental the perfect choice for patients who need affordable dental care in Bakersfield and its surrounding areas.

Situated in the shopping center at the northeast corner of Rosedale Highway and Calloway Drive, Gentle Dental Rosedale is your one-stop source for expert dental care. Whatever your dental issues, whatever your schedule, we are ideally equipped to provide expert treatment at an affordable price. Visit our office for a consultation, cleaning or professional treatment and get healthy, attractive smiles for every member of your family.

Meet The Team

WHO WE ARE

  • Ali Pootrakul

    Ali Pootrakul

    D.D.S., M.D. Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

    View Bio +

  • Ashraf Soliman

    Ashraf Soliman

    D.D.S., General Dentist

    View Bio +

  • Eileen Zierhut

    Eileen Zierhut

    D.D.S., M.S.D., Orthodontist

    View Bio +

  • Mojgan Ghiai

    Mojgan Ghiai

    D.D.S. Endodontist

    View Bio +

  • Saied Samuel Ahdout

    Saied Samuel Ahdout

    D.M.D. Periodontics

    View Bio +

Reviews

SEE WHAT OUR PATIENTS HAVE TO SAY!

4.8 /5
113 reviews
Facebook
5.0/5
Dec 3, 2019
Facebook Gentle Dental Rosedale
Had a really great experience, the staff was super helpful a nice.
Facebook
5.0/5
Nov 27, 2019
Facebook Gentle Dental Rosedale
Very friendly staff and clean office, i loved it here! ☺️
Google
5.0/5
Nov 27, 2019
Google Gentle Dental Rosedale
Great service. They have you in and out in no time! Would definitely recommend this place to anyone!
Facebook
5.0/5
Nov 21, 2019
Facebook Gentle Dental Rosedale
I love this Dental Office! The staff and Dr. are amazing. Very personable and treated us with respect! 5 star service for sure! I will not take my family anywhere else!
Google
5.0/5
Nov 14, 2019
Google Gentle Dental Rosedale
I love this office because if the Dr is not able to do my procedure they have specialists that come to the office that can! I had my root canal And crown done all in the same day! Saved me time, oh and I can forget to mention how well the staff works together! 5 stars
Google
5.0/5
Nov 14, 2019
Google Gentle Dental Rosedale
Amazing staff! I'm super nervous about dentists but this place is more like a home! They welcomed me with friendly arms and Dr. Soliman was very patient with me. The girls in the front are very knowledgeable and friendly. Very hard to find these days! I would give 10 stars if I could!
Google
5.0/5
Nov 5, 2019
Google Gentle Dental Rosedale
Very clean office and professional staff! I would definitely give 10 stars! Dr Soliman is one of a kind and is very experienced in his job!
Google
5.0/5
Oct 30, 2019
Google Gentle Dental Rosedale
Great staff! Very helpful and kind. Highly recommend
Google
5.0/5
Oct 25, 2019
Google Gentle Dental Rosedale
This office is great! 😃
Google
5.0/5
Oct 24, 2019
Google Gentle Dental Rosedale
Staff was very nice. Would definitely recommend.
Google
5.0/5
Oct 24, 2019
Google Gentle Dental Rosedale
The Staff Hygienist & Doctor are AMAZING! Very friendly! Always Smiling! Very Bubbly, As soon as I walk in for my appointment or if I have a question, they greet me by name. It makes me feel comfortable and happy that they take the time to know me and know's whose walking through the doors. The environment is GREAT! Always great laughter among others and with their Patients
Facebook
5.0/5
Oct 18, 2019
Facebook Gentle Dental Rosedale
Friendly and nice. Great service.
Google
5.0/5
Oct 17, 2019
Google Gentle Dental Rosedale
Great customer service!! I was able to make an appointment right away!! The beautiful ladies up front were friendly and the Dr made me feel comfortable!!
Gentle Dental Rosedale replied on Oct 21, 2019:
Hi M Valencia, we are very happy to have provided you with such a positive experience!
Facebook
5.0/5
Oct 17, 2019
Facebook Gentle Dental Rosedale
Great dental office! Very nice and helpful. They don’t try to add on or “recommend” I get all this extra work done like some previous dental offices I’ve been too just to make more money. The front desk finance employee pauline was very happy to help me with any questions or concerns I had.
Gentle Dental Rosedale replied on Oct 17, 2019:
Dear Jeremy Adams, Thank you for taking the time to post your kind words about our staff. We are excited to share this with the team. At, Gentle Dental Rosedale, it means a lot to us to know you had a great experience and we look forward to seeing you on your next visit.
Facebook
5.0/5
Oct 9, 2019
Facebook Gentle Dental Rosedale
Who likes going to the dentist? I haaaaate it! their entire team made everything so easy and was so friendly. Their office manager, Jackie really went above and beyond to put my mind at ease and explain everything in detail to me. Love Gentle Dental!
Gentle Dental Rosedale replied on Oct 10, 2019:
Dear Ashley Iglesias, Thank you for taking the time to post your kind words about our staff. We are excited to share this with the team. At, Gentle Dental Rosedale, it means a lot to us to know you had a great experience and we look forward to seeing you on your next visit.
Facebook
5.0/5
Sep 26, 2019
Facebook Gentle Dental Rosedale
Everyone is so kind and caring, and concerned about your concerns and your needs, they are definitely there for you
Gentle Dental Rosedale replied on Oct 16, 2019:
Hi Cathy Fenn-maxwell, we are very happy to have provided you with such a positive experience!
Facebook
5.0/5
Aug 22, 2019
Facebook Gentle Dental Rosedale
Awesome Dr. & staff! Very friendly and professional! I will recommend family & friends ❤️
Gentle Dental Rosedale replied on Aug 23, 2019:
Thank you again for taking the time to let us know how we did. We hope you have a great day!
Google
5.0/5
Aug 8, 2019
Google Gentle Dental Rosedale
Went in feeling nervous and scared. But ended up feeling relaxed and welcomed with the employees attitudes. Very good dentists.
Gentle Dental Rosedale replied on Aug 20, 2019:
Hi Tea Boo!, we are very happy to have provided you with such a positive experience!
Facebook
5.0/5
Jul 30, 2019
Facebook Gentle Dental Rosedale
ALL OF THE STAFF AT GENTLE DENTAL ROSEDALE ARE CARING ,PROFESSIONAL & VERY SKILLED AND GO OUT OF THEIR WAY TO ENSURE THAT YOUR EXPERIENCE IS A GREAT ONE BUT THE BEST PART IS THAT THEY GET YOU IN & OUT WITHOUT HAVING TO SIT ON THE WAITING AREA PAST YOUR APPOINTMENT TIME KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK GENTLE DENTAL
Gentle Dental Rosedale replied on Jul 30, 2019:
Dear Adriana Verdin, Thank you for taking the time to post your kind words. At, Gentle Dental Rosedale, it means a lot to us to know you had a great experience and we look forward to seeing you on your next visit.
Facebook
5.0/5
Jul 26, 2019
Facebook Gentle Dental Rosedale
I like that their Prices are affordable specially that I have 4 kids and have to pay out of pocket,most important the facility is always clean & all the staff is friendly

General Dentistry

Our general dentistry services take care of the daily dental needs of you and your family.
Learn More

  • Preventative Services
  • Restorative Services
  • Emergency Dentistry

Cosmetic Dentistry

Our cosmetic services include a variety of treatments for patients looking to enhance their smiles.
Learn More

  • Teeth Whitening
  • Dentures & Partials
  • Veneers
  • Inlays & Onlays
  • Crowns & Bridges
  • Implants
  • Bone Augmentation

Specialty Dentistry

Our extensive network of neighborhood practitioners make it easy to find dental specialists.
Learn More

  • Orthodontists
  • Endodontists
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Periodontists
  • Prosthodontists

Insurances We Accept

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.

DELTACARE PMI HMO
UHC-DBP HMO
CIGNA HMO
LIBERTY DENTAL HMO
DELTA CA-PPO
UCCI CONCORD PLUS HMO
HEALTHCOMP
ANTHEM B/C CA HMO
AETNA DMO
UNITED CONCORDIA PPO
AETNA PPO
GUARDIAN PPO

...and many more.
Call to see if your insurance is covered!

(661) 360-1207

Questions about Insurance?

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.

About Payment

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.

Our In-House Discount Plan – The Gentle Dental Plan

For more details or to enroll, visit: www.gentledentalplan.com or call 1(800) 903-2532.
You can also enroll at one of our locations.

Flexible Financing

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:

  • Low down payment and no interest1
  • No money down and no interest2
  • Extended terms up to 48 months at 14.9% promotional interest rates3

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.

  1. Valid photo ID and checking account, credit card or debit card required.
  2. On approved credit. For promotional purchases over $300 if paid in full within promotional period. If promotional purchase is not paid in full within promotional period, interest will be imposed from the date of purchase at 26.99% APR.
  3. On approved credit. For promotional purchases over $1,000. Fixed monthly payments based on repayment over 24, 36, or 48 month period.

Don’t see the service you need? Give us a call!

(661) 360-1207

Other Resources:

FRIENDLY, CONVENIENT & FLEXIBLE

Gentle in So Many Ways

Gentle on Your Mind

Our experienced Dental Professionals use the latest techniques to be as gentle as possible.

Gentle on Your Wallet

We accept most insurance plans, have a discount plan for those without, and offer flexible payment options.

Gentle on Your Schedule

We make your life easier with convenient hours including evenings and weekends.

Services
Insurance & Payment
All Specials
About
Meet the Team
Reviews