Gentle Dental at Oregon Avenue
1419 West Oregon Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19145

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A Helpful Guide to Healing after Dental Implants

When you’re missing a tooth, you have a few different tooth replacement options, such as a bridge, dentures, or dental implants. If you choose to restore your smile with a dental implant, discover expert tips to ensure a healthy and rapid recovery.

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Discover the Beauty of Front Teeth Dental Crowns

Dental crowns have come a long way and can now be customized to suit your specific needs. If you’ve only damaged the front of your teeth, there are dental crowns just for you.

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Should You Replace Missing Teeth with Dental Implants or Dental Bridges?

If you’re one of the 69 percent of adults ages 35 to 44 missing at least one permanent tooth, you can replace your missing teeth with dental implants or dental bridges. Discover which dental option is best for your smile.

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Seven Most Common Causes of Halitosis

Halitosis is more commonly called bad breath, but no matter what you call it, it’s a pressing problem for millions. Family dentistry experts say there are many causes of this chronic condition. The good news is that knowing the cause of bad breath allows you to treat the problem.

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See All the Facts About Clear Braces

Would you like to have straighter teeth but hate the thought of a metal-filled mouth? Discover how invisible braces may be the answer you’ve been looking for and which kind would be the best option for you.

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5 Expert Answers to Questions about Dental Sealants

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Kids run a very high risk of cavities. But you can protect their tiny teeth by getting them dental sealants. Get answers to all of your questions about this proven treatment.

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How to Handle a Chipped Tooth

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Anyone can chip a tooth at any time. If it happens to you, follow these expert tips to treat your chipped teeth.

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Should You Replace Missing Teeth With Dentures Or All-on-4 Dental Implants?

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If you’re missing teeth and thought that dentures were your only option, think again. There’s another popular alternative called All-on-4® dental implants. Discover the differences between these two tooth replacements.

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Eight Answers about Living with Invisalign

Are you considering straightening your teeth with Invisalign® instead of metal braces? Find out eight important things about living with clear braces.

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Five Ways to Prepare for Oral Surgery

Because oral surgery is serious, you need to plan and prepare properly to prevent any complications. Your dentist in South Philadelphia will provide you with complete pre-op and post-op instructions, but it may also help to follow these smart surgical tips.

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I have nothing bad to say about this place. Everyone was friendly and I felt completely comfortable. Haven’t gone to the dentist in awhile and the worse part was just the anticipation of getting […]
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Like the dentist, explains everything and the assistants are knowledgeable and pleasant.
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Everyone there is very friendly appointment was right on time
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The wait was short, the staff very polite! Plus, it doesn’t hurt that they know what they are talking about when you ask question. Very refreshing and informative staff.
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The staff was great
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I visited Gentle Dental to discuss my dental issues, as a possible new patient. Dr. Shin discussed possible options, a root canal, and I was to notify him of my decision after seeing a periodontist, […]
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Awesome staff and service
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Excellent service,everyone very pleasant as well
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The dentist and dental technicians were awesome. I have severe gag reflex when doing dental x rays. the dental technician applied a topical solution to help with the x rays. I also am asthmatic and […]
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You guys were great I was very satisfied
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The service was very fast, they made me feel comfortable and I think they did a great job on my teeth
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Is clean and nice staff and fast
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My dentist was able to take my wisdom tooth out without pain. Definitely wpuld recommend him.
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I received very good customer service etc
Louise W.
I went to get a root canal scared as ever it didn’t take long, painless and I like the fact that the dentist hid the needle from me.
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Very good team of people there work together.
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This office is very clean and well kept. The staff is very friendly and polite. The doctor was very gentle and caring, best experience I ever had at a dentist
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The staff is always very kind and professional.
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The doctor along with his staff we’re fabulous
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  • Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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