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

Our Team

South Philadelphia Dentists

Walter Ngaji-Okumu, DDS, MS, MPH

General Dentist

Dr. Walter Okumu provides quality dental care in all segments of general dentistry, including preventive, restorative, and cosmetic services. With years of experience coupled by a dedication to quality care, Dr. Okumu continues to provide life-changing smiles to patients of all ages. He has a gentle chairside manner, treating everyone with the same care that he would want to be […]

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Jae Shin, DMD

General Dentist

Dr. Jae Shin earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH in 2014. He also attended Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, where he earned his Bachelors in Biological Science degree in 2010.

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Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Excellent service and great staff! I hate the dentist but knowing how nice they are and making sure you’re comfortable makes me come back confident. Highly recommend their services
Somsouk P.
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 […]
Similarity T.
The staff is always very kind and professional.
Aliza R.
Everyone was polite and helpful.
Ashley H.
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.
Zahiyah B.
Last visit there were some oral concerns that for me was serious my hygentist worked with me and gave really helpful advise that I instrumented a Walla the issue no longer present I absolutely love […]
Michele W.
Service is awesome
Kristian M.
You have a professional team working at your office you have a pleasant staff thank you
Albert M.
Great doctor and staff Made me feel comfortable
Josh F.
I enjoyed my visit at Gentle Dental the staff welcomed me and also the Doc treated me and my cavities with care. I like going here because they made me feel as if I am family.
Bellaneezia S.
I always have a good experience when I visit
Shaunta P.
Office staff is very friendly
Naeem S.
My expereince has always been very pleasant. I usually learn something new informationally everytime I go.
Piper G.
I received very good customer service etc
Louise W.
The hygenist and doctor were SO nice!!
Jessica D.
I felt comfortable and everything went great!
Laura G.
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
Lynette W.
Solved my concerns and were clear with answering all my questions
Anjali R.
The service is great
Piper G.
Great service ans not a long wait
Gabrielle W.
Office Hours
Mon. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (215) 310-5817
Fax: (215) 551-0488
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For appointments, call us at: (215) 310-5817 or
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For appointments, call: (215) 310-5817
Office Hours
  • Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
Get in touch:
  • Phone: (215) 310-5817
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