Gentle Dental at Jefferson Avenue
529 E Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, MI 48226

A Brighter Outlook for Stained Teeth

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Kiss discolored teeth good-bye! Discover the factors behind the darkness and the fixes for a brighter smile.

The True Causes of Tooth Discoloration

Do you feel that stained teeth spoil your smile? Many factors can cause dental darkness, including all of the following:

  • Improper oral hygiene habits prevent people from removing the plaque and particles that can badly discolor teeth.
  • Darker foods and drinks can leave teeth with severe stains, such as coffee, tea, red wine, cola, and darker fruits and vegetables.
  • Age tends to naturally darken teeth since tooth enamel erodes over time, exposing the tooth’s lower layer of darker dentin.
  • Heredity affects how likely a person is to experience tooth discoloration.
  • Facial trauma can lead to dental damage that darkens a tooth.
  • Some medications, antibiotics, and antihistamines have the unfortunate side effect of tooth discoloration.
  • Tobacco not only causes discoloration of teeth, but also oral cancer and higher risk of tooth decay.

Hope and Help for the Discoloration of Teeth

If darker teeth are bringing you down, lighten up with these treatments for lightening dental stains. Depending on your case, you can brighten your stained teeth with many different options, such as:

  • Professional, in-office tooth whitening
  • Bonding
  • Veneers
  • Dental crowns

Ask your dentist which options are right for you and get a whiter, brighter smile.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Downtown Detroit, call Gentle Dental at Jefferson Avenue today at (313) 879-4769 or make an appointment.

Gentle Dental offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Downtown Detroit. With 8 affiliated practices throughout Michigan, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Gentle Dental at Jefferson Avenue, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Gentle Dental at Jefferson Avenue.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
My assistant Jakiya was wonderful
Money W.
Staff professionalism.
Joann D.
Gentle dental employees are very professional warm ,the best experience i have ever had at a dental office. Keep up the good work gentle dental!!
Marianne E.
The staff was friendly, polite, well educated and well spoken. I was able to call and get a new patient appointment asap
Taliferro B.
Great service, wonderful staff and care. I consider it a good choice. Jakiya helped me with everything i needed like a friend.
Jay R.
I had a very great experience with Tonya.She did a wonderful job on my teeth.She was very kind,clean, efficient & fast.My overall experience is great
RICHY R.
Your staff was great and they explain things to me where I could understand them
Dwayne P.
The environment was very calm, relaxed, and welcoming. The staff were very helpful…
Cynthia C.
Tonya is an amazing Dental Hygienist. Never before has anyone called to check on my dental comfort after a deep cleaning. She is sweet, gentle and superb. I definitely recommend her and Gentle Dental […]
Kia L.
I love Gentle Dental because they are professional I feel good every time I leave here and when I come here so to everyone out there come to Gentle Dental on Jefferson and get taken care of the right […]
Larry T.
I had a great experience with Gentle Dental! Dr. Hanan was very informational, Dr. Tracy took very good care of me even when I kept closing my mouth (not on purpose). I had many laughs with Tiffany […]
Asia C.
You guys are real good. Rozell was professional and really nice. I would send anyone here for a great experience.
Joyce P.
I went to the Jefferson office with an emergency that my current dentist could not squeeze me in to handle. The hours were convenient and I was able to get in the same day. Everyone was very nice and […]
Linda K.
Experience was great. Head assistant Shanekquah was very professional and charming. Tiffany explained my treatment well and Dr. Hanan was pleasant and Tracy was AWESOME didn’t feel a thing when […]
Tylass H.
Because ‘Gentle Dentle’, they are a top notch denistry center. I tell everybody I know about the company. The staff and atmosphere cannot be beating by anyother facility. They are great […]
Mary W.
My DA Makita was wonderful.
Don E.
Very friendly excellent customer service highly recommend
Truthseeker89 L.
The staff is friendly and professional. Tonya had provided dental cleanings for me for years. She’s awesome.
Patricia M.
All of my needs were met! Everyone was extremely polite and friendly. Excellent customer service!
Chanel T.
Friendly staff
Kelechi A.
We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

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Office Hours
  • Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (313) 879-4769
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