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

Ray-An S. Buhay, DDS  General Dentist

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Dr. Ray-An S. Buhay focuses on making sure his patients not only understand their treatment needs, but are also comfortable and satisfied with each and every visit.

He received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Detroit Mercy in Detroit, Michigan and furthered his education with post-baccalaureate programs at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan. He then returned to the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry and received his Doctorate in Dental Surgery.

Dr. Buhay stays active in the community, volunteering his time with the Men’s Health Outreach and the Oral Health Advocacy Fair in Detroit, Michigan as well as the OHI (Other Health Instructions) for Kids event in Sterling Heights, Michigan. He is a member of the Michigan Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry.

When he’s not helping patients achieve healthy smiles, Dr. Buhay indulges in his favorite hobbies, which include home renovation and design, cheering on the Detroit Tigers and Lions, and learning about new cultures.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Jakiya was fantastic and very friendly ! Best dental experience ever !
Karl S.
Best dental experience ever
Dante P.
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.
The staff very courteous and respectful
Muhammad A.
My dentist hygiene Tracy was great
Emannuel H.
My dentle assistant Jakiya is wonderful and always has a smile on her face. I would like her to be my assistant everytime I come for a visit. I find Jakiya to be very professional an caring […]
C B.
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.
I like the dentist everyone was nice and friendly my dental assistant name is Amber in Doctor Meta was awesome i recommend .
Rayray Y.
I had an emergency and they did their job gentle and easy.
Renee A.
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.
Your staff was great and they explain things to me where I could understand them
Dwayne P.
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.
The entire staff and the doctors were amazing
Breanna B.
My DA Makita was wonderful.
Don E.
Gentle Dentle is a great facility to receive care for ones mouth and dentle needs! I love Gentle Dentle and Staff!
Mary W.
Jakiya was wonderful, gentle and patient. Job well done.
Nichelle H.
Jakiya was the greatest. They were very professional as always. Timely I didn’t have to wait long. The overall experience was pleasant
Tez J.
My family has been coming here for years. The service is always great!
Damita H.
Jakiya is a wonderful assistant.
Chris B.
Had a great experience here!!
Matthew E.
Office Hours
Mon. – 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tue. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed. – 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Phone: (313) 879-4769
Fax: (313) 963-6464
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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
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