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

Dental Implants – The Most Natural Solution to Tooth Loss

Dental Implants

Dental implants are quickly becoming the standard of care when it comes to replacing one or more missing teeth. Dental implants are technologically advanced restorations that are designed to act as a supporting structure for porcelain crowns, dental bridges, or dentures.

Before dental implants were available, fixed dental bridges were used to replace one tooth or a few teeth, while dentures were generally recommended when most or all of the teeth were missing. However, dentures tended to pinch and slip, and patients would need to have them adjusted over the years to maintain a comfortable fit. Dental bridges require the alteration of healthy tooth tissue, which can increase the risk of other dental health problems. Bridges also may need to be re-bonded or replaced every five to seven years. Dental implants eliminate these issues because they replace both the root and the crown of the lost teeth and integrate with the jawbone to provide sturdy, lasting support.

There are two types of dental implants are available: endosteal implants, which fit directly into the jawbone, and subperiosteal implants, which are placed over the jawbone. The design of the dental implants results in a restoration that feels remarkably like your own natural teeth. The extremely versatile dental implants can be used to support porcelain crowns, bridges, or dentures for a completely customized restoration solution.

The ideal candidates for dental implants are in good general health and have good dental health. They have adequate bone to support the implant, and do not engage in heavy drinking or smoking, which can hinder healing. Patients must also be committed to maintaining good dental care habits after receiving dental implants. A skilled dentist can provide the dental implants cost and help you determine if you are a candidate for the procedure.

Dental implants are made with biocompatible titanium, so the risk of complications is extremely low. However, all surgical procedures carry some risk of complications and may not be right for all patients or situations, so it is important to talk to a dentist in Downtown Detroit about your options.

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. 

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Patient Reviews
My assistant Jakiya was wonderful with a beautiful smile, she made my visit comfortable.
DJ F.
Had a great experience here!!
Matthew E.
I was very anxious going in my cap had broke off and I needed it fixed asap,they were very comforting and understanding with my concerns and helped and are still helping through my DENTAL […]
Ingrid W.
The customer service was great.
Emma M.
Shanekquah is great! She made me feel very relaxed and calm. Very lovely. Dr. Hanan is real cool. How she speak makes me feel she’s part of the family. For my first visit, this has been a great […]
Christopher S.
Jakiya is very polite, and knowledgeable of her profession…i recommend this place for anyone who wants friendly service.
Adreanne T.
Dr. Zang, Amber, and Tonya did a wonderful job of making sure I was comfortable and understood what was going on. They were upfront with what treatment they recommended, and how much it would cost me […]
Dennis R.
Tracy and Jakiya were wonderful and made my visit very comfortable.
Laderek B.
Convenient location, nice staff, and quick service.
Ebony D.
Friendly staff
Kelechi A.
Amber the best worker there she took care of me and all four of my kids and dr.z the best…
Par
My dental assistant Jakiya was very professional with a Beautiful smile.
James B.
Best dental experience ever
Dante P.
My dental assistant Jakiya was very comforting and my hygienist Tracy was great as well.
Keegrams D.
Jakiya was the best! Great staff!
Michael R.
Great service and staff loved jakiya
Dominique A.
Been here twice so far and very pleased! Haven’t been to a dentist in almost a decade andthe staff here is very nice and relaxing, need a lot of work and they’re great at walking me through it so […]
Michael C.
Excellent service as always ms Tonya and amber helped me so much
David E.
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.
This dental office is awesome.. I would recommend them to all of my family and friends.
Deressa B.
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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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