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5 Ways to Improve Your Dental Care Habits

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We all know the basics of dental care, but not everyone follows them due to lack of time or energy. Find the best dentist in Downtown Detroit and learn some fast and easy hygiene hints to have a better smile.

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Toothpaste-Buying Tips Everyone Can Use

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If brushing and flossing is not a twice-daily ritual, it is highly unlikely that any type of toothpaste will be able to perform miracles. But for those who maintain healthy dental care habits, choosing the right toothpaste really can make a big difference when it comes to battling tooth sensitivity, staining, and gum problems. By sticking with products that have […]

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Understanding Wisdom Tooth Symptoms

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Wisdom teeth are located in the back of your mouth. Most people have two wisdom teeth on the top and two on the bottom. They are the last permanent teeth to erupt, and they usually show up between 17 and 22 years of age. When they grow in at an angle, they may become impacted or trapped inside the jaw […]

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Tooth Trauma – Understanding Common Dental Emergencies

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If your tooth suddenly starts hurting or gets knocked out during an accident, you’ll probably join the millions of Americans who visit emergency dentistry clinics every year. In a recent U.S. survey, 22 percent of participants claimed to have suffered orofacial pain in the previous six months. Twelve percent specifically reported having a toothache in the same time period. The […]

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Gentle Dental Welcomes Everyone As Part of 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 Jefferson 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 19 […]

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Reasons for Wisdom Teeth Removal

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Wisdom teeth are one of the last major physical changes marking the progression from teenager to full-fledged adult. Though there are some who find these teeth to be no trouble at all, the majority of folks will unfortunately suffer side effects that necessitate wisdom teeth removal by a dental professional. If you are in the latter category, the best thing […]

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Orthodontics for All Ages

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Orthodontics is a specialty field of dentistry that addresses irregularities of the teeth and face. Orthodontists use braces, retainers, and dental appliances to treat conditions like an irregular “bite” (such as an overbite or under bite), straighten teeth, eliminate gaps, and appropriately align teeth and lips. While braces for kids are commonly associated with this form of dentistry, it can […]

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Protecting Yourself Against Gum Disease

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Cavities and tooth decay are the dental problems that you have probably been warned about most often. What you may not realize is that gum disease, also referred to as periodontal disease, has the potential to cause as even more harm to your overall health. Therefore, there is great value in learning everything possible about the origins, effects, and symptoms […]

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Your hospitality for starters. The way you explain the issue with my mouth and a various steps I needed to solve the issue.
Janet H.
They are very nice and concern and explain everything to me in details. When the front girls messed up one of the women back there got me back there. Fast and apologize to me. I would go back and […]
Julie M.
Dr. Hanan Is Thorough & Awesome No Complaints
Sherman W.
Great customer service
Keshaun H.
My dentist hygiene Tracy was great
Emannuel H.
Great service every time I come I’m always happy and satisfied
Crystal J.
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.
Shanekquah was Excellent in Dealing with me as a “Patient with MAJOR concerns(Fear of doctors.”) Dr. Hanan was great and swift in her services. Tiffany was very professional in explaining […]
Zeek M.
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.
All of my needs were met! Everyone was extremely polite and friendly. Excellent customer service!
Chanel T.
The entire staff and the doctors were amazing
Breanna B.
Clean office, friendly staff, very professional
Roscolette F.
The staff is wonderful and it did not take long at all this is my new dentist never again will I be afraid of the dentist
Ericka S.
The staff is friendly and professional. Tonya had provided dental cleanings for me for years. She’s awesome.
Patricia M.
My family has been coming here for years. The service is always great!
Damita H.
I had an emergency and they did their job gentle and easy.
Renee A.
Very professional and painless and just nice people
Michael R.
Your staff is polite and courteous and your hygienist is kind patient and thorough.
Marcus S.
Hello, my experience today having a root canal done by Dr. Hanana went very well, and her assistant Shanekquah did a great job . Thank you both
Yvette H.
All were nice
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