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13874 West Grand River Avenue, Detroit, MI 48227

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10 Dental Care Habits for a Healthy Smile

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A healthy smile offers so many benefits, including a better appearance, more self-esteem, greater success in your career, better luck with relationships, fewer expenses from fewer dental problems, and the peace of mind of having a healthy mouth. To experience the joy of a healthy smile, start developing these good dental care habits today.

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Wisdom Tooth Extraction – A Wise Move

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Third molars or wisdom teeth grow in the four back corners of your mouth. They typically appear between the ages of 17 and 22. Wisdom teeth are not necessary, and many of them grow in sideways and become impacted inside the jaw under gum tissue and bone. Impacted wisdom teeth lead to a variety of symptoms and problems that affect […]

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A Refresher on Freshening Bad Breath

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Are you bearing the burden of bad breath? You don’t have to suffer in silence. We’ve nosed around and found some refreshing ideas to quell that smell and let you put your best breath forward.

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Be Prepared for Dental Emergencies

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If you’ve ever had a tooth knocked out or experienced a fracture, you know how quickly and unexpectedly a dental emergency can happen. How you react after the event occurs is important; if possible, you should see a dentist within 30 minutes. Knowing the right steps to take before you are able to see an emergency dentist can save your […]

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Gentle Dental Brings Care to the Community through the Healthy Michigan Plan

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Don’t let a lack of insurance prevent you from getting the dental care you deserve. Now Gentle Dental at Grand River Avenue is able to treat your dental care needs by accepting new patients covered by the Healthy Michigan Plan. This is a long-awaited Medicaid expansion program that delivers quality healthcare coverage to lower-income Michigan residents between the ages of […]

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Key Reasons for Wisdom Teeth Removal

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Because they are the third and final group of molars to appear, the emergence of the wisdom teeth is viewed as something of a last milestone in the process of growing into an adult. Though some people have no issues whatsoever with these teeth as they grow older, most folks experience one or more complications that make wisdom teeth removal […]

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Assessing the Need for Orthodontics

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People need orthodontics for many different reasons at many different stages in life. Orthodontics aren’t exclusively kids or teens. Orthodontics can include cosmetic dentistry and implants or help very young children address early issues with permanent tooth eruption and jaw growth. Braces and retainers can correct teeth and facial irregularities, such as a “bad bite” (an overbite or under bite), […]

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Understanding Gum Disease

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You likely already know about the evils of tooth decay and cavities, but it may be that you are not fully aware of how harmful gum disease can truly be. Clinically known as periodontal disease, this group of conditions that affects the gums can result in tooth loss and a number of potentially dangerous health issues. Learning all you can […]

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A Practical Plan for Cavity Prevention

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Good dental hygiene is an essential element in keeping your body healthy. Finding an affordable dentist in Detroit and getting proper dental care is only part of the solution; you need to be proactive, preventing tooth decay so that it doesn’t result in cavities. Understanding how common cavities form and how to prevent them through a great dental care routine […]

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Patient Reviews
I appreciated the kindness and quality of care I received at Gentle Dental. The dentists, techs and staff were all very professional.
Rosalind T.
They lived up to their name, very pleased with my experience.
Lisa J.
Thank you for the work that was done on 12-12-2014 I was very very pleased.I appreciate everything.
Donna P.
I want to thank the friendly and professional staff at Gentle Dental for making me want to smile all day for the careful outstanding work they have […]
Latanya P.
Service and attention to detail be the doctor and the entire support staff was top notch!
William S.
It was a pleasant visit.
Zerhonda F.
Perfect.
Myreon H.
Kind and curtious service.
Anonymous
I love it. A little slow. Freezing cold, but nice.
Trena F.
The service and staff are always great.
Lisa J.
I always have good experience at Gentle Dental
Tamaris L.
Great place to go get dental work done.
Shanita S.
I love the staff. They treat me like family. I wish every office was like this one.
Dana P.
My experience at Gentle Dental was Great. The staff was nice and caring. I came in to get an extraction and the Dr was very gentle and took his time […]
Latasha S.
Everyone was very nice and professional and also very helpful. They gave me great advice and told me my options. Doctor Murphy and Toni and Keisha […]
Edward M.
I have a very good experience I was very nervous and they kept me calm I had 4 teeth that had to be filled and the dentist did it with out me being […]
Estella W.
The staff at this location is GREAT!
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