Gentle Dental FAQ’s

Gentle Dental is a network of neighborhood dental offices whose affiliated dental professionals and office staff are committed to building relationships for life with patients. Gentle Dental provides preventative, general and specialty dental care for every member of the family.
Gentle Dental offers professional cleanings, oral cancer screenings, and dental examinations for children and adults. In addition, they also offer dental sealants, fluoride treatments, custom mouth guards, and other treatments and services as needed.
Cosmetic dentistry can be very exciting for patients. The affiliated dental professionals at Gentle Dental are available to consult on teeth whitening, veneers, dentures, implants, crowns and many other options for improving your smile.
Nearly all Gentle Dental offices have dental specialists on staff, so you may not need to go anywhere else for dental care. These specialists may include periodontists, pediatric dentists, orthodontists, and oral & maxillofacial surgeons. Your regular dentist will let you know if you need care from a dental specialist.
Gentle Dental accepts all major insurance plans. If you have questions regarding whether your specific insurance provider is covered contact your local Gentle Dental office.
At Gentle Dental, oral health care goes beyond your teeth and gums. We seek to be gentle on your wallet with flexible payment options that include offering flexible financing options. For more information regarding payment options, visit our payment page here or contact your Gentle Dental team.
Call your Gentle Dental office. A friendly staff member will help you schedule an appointment and answer any questions you may have.
Gentle Dental offers flexible scheduling options, such as evening and weekend appointments for your convenience.
Gentle Dental offers same-day emergency appointments and afterhours on-call services for patients of record. We will also make all efforts to accommodate new patients who are experiencing a dental emergency.
Yes, you should arrive 10-15 minutes early in order to fill out your patient forms.
Expect your first appointment to last between 1 to 1 ½ hours. During this time your friendly Gentle Dental dentist will perform a full comprehensive exam to determine what dental care is best for you based on your needs and goals.