Gentle Dental of Shelby Township
4737 24 Mile Rd Suite 1, Shelby Township, MI 48316

Welcome to Gentle Dental of Shelby Township

At Gentle Dental of Shelby Township we offer quality, convenient dental care for the whole family. Located at 4737 24 Mile Rd Suite 1, Shelby Township, MI, 48316, we provide many dental services including dental hygiene, crowns, dentures, and various cosmetic procedures among many other services. We accept most insurance plans and offer payment options to fit any budget.

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Proper dental care is important at all ages. Good dental health requires that you take care of your teeth daily and have regular dental check ups. It is recommended that you receive regular professional dental check-up and cleaning.

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Office Hours
Mon. – 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tue. – 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wed. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sat. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sun. – Closed

1 Saturday per month

Phone: (248) 721-4086
Fax: (248) 651-7303
Dental Emergency?
For medical emergencies, please call 911
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$49 First Visit
+20% Off
Any Treatment
Free Consult
and $100 Off
Cosmetic Treatment

Find Out Why Gentle Dental of Shelby Township Is the Home of Affordable Dentists

Welcome to Gentle Dental of Shelby Township. We offer the highest-quality dentistry, provided by our caring, compassionate, and kind dentists and staff. We treat adults and children from the young age of three so we can be the one local dentist office for all of your family dental care needs. Gentle Dental of Shelby Township is at 4737 24 Mile Rd Suite 1, Shelby Township, MI 48316. Our office is conveniently located on the north side of 24 Mile Road, just a half block east of Shelby Road. We’re right next to 7-Eleven and Chase Bank and across the street from Bank of America. To accommodate your family’s work and school schedules, we’re open on Mondays from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., on Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., on Wednesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., on Thursdays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and on Fridays and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Our dentists in Shelby Township also welcome walk-in patients and try to treat them as quickly as possible. Our office is warm and friendly, and we provide cable TV in the lobby to make any brief waits more pleasant and keep children entertained.

Call us today at (248) 721-4086 or request an appointment online.

You Can Trust Our Experienced Dentists in Shelby Township

At Gentle Dental of Shelby Township, our highly skilled dentists have the expertise to serve all of your family’s dental care needs. Our practice offers a wide range of general dentistry and cosmetic dentistry services to treat all kinds of dental health issues. We perform numerous general dentistry services, such as routine dental checkups, cleanings, oral cancer screenings, fillings, restorations, crowns, dental bridges, dentures, tooth extractions, and gum disease treatment. We offer cosmetic dentistry services to help improve the look of smiles, like bonding and porcelain veneers. To straighten and properly align teeth, we offer orthodontic options ranging from traditional metal braces to Invisalign® invisible braces. And we whiten and brighten teeth by giving patients take-home tooth-whitening kits. Ask our knowledgeable staff for more details about the many services we offer and discover how we can enhance your family’s smiles.

Making Care Accessible for the Community

We want everyone in the community to enjoy the confidence of an attractive, healthy smile. This is what led our caring Shelby Township dentists to offer a number of affordable payment options to reduce the financial burden of the cost of dental care. We have many financing options that allow dental costs to be spread over a period of time. Our office accepts most forms of dental insurance and welcomes the DentRite® discount plan. In addition, we make popular treatments more affordable by frequently offering special discounts on select dental services. Our staff is always happy to discuss your payment options to help make treatment affordable.

Call us at (248) 721-4086 today to schedule your appointment or request an appointment online.


Our Services

We are proud to offer a variety of dental services to meet the needs of all ages and dental conditions.

  • General Dentistry

    Keeping your teeth and gums healthy is essential if you want to maintain a beautiful smile throughout your life.

  • Cosmetic Dentistry

    When you’re proud of your smile, you feel confident when you interact with others in both your professional and private life.

Meet Our Dental Staff

Meet the Team

Venancio Torres, DDS

General Dentist

Dr. Torres is a general dentist who enjoys all aspects of dentistry […]

George F. Stec, DDS

General Dentist

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1967

Deborah Winkler

Dental Hygienist
Timely & professional.
It was a very good experience! Enjoyed meeting the new dentist.
Patricia C.
Everything was professional and friendly!
Raymond T.
Staff was very friendly and helpful. Dr was very informative and straight to the point. Pricing is extremely reasonable and I appreciate them taking […]
Shauna B.
Very good... thank you....
Linda R.
Great experience with the hygienist. She was gentle, witty and caring.
Salvatore H.
Friendly and professional practice.
Raymond T.
Dr. B was very informative and professional.
Kristin T.
The doctor and his assistant are wonderful! They put me at ease and the results were beautiful!!
Denise P.
A pain less experience.
Robert F.
Everyone at this office is great.
David B.
As always, it was an excellent experience for my daughter. Thank you!!
Marlena C.
The atmosphere of the office is pleasant. . The office staff is kind and friendly. Dr B explains everything he is going to do, and provides options […]
Renee S.
Great as usually: )
Anna K.
Dr. B and Jackie were fantastic. I had a broken front tooth that Dr. B virtually built up and shaped to match its partner. Dr. B gave me a shot to […]
Salvatore H.
Best experience I have ever had. 5 fillings done in just a hour almost fell a sleep. It was a saturday appointment. I had the rest of the day for […]
Kimberly G.
I always experience the best service from everyone in the office. Deb is amazing and she is very gentle and friendly. Also, Dr. B was very friendly […]
Rachel V.
Fit me into schedule for more in depth procedure. Worked with me on payment plan becasue i could not pay full amount which I am very greatful for […]
100% completely satisfied! The entire staff makes me feel completely at ease! Both the doctor and the assistant for my procedure were incredible. […]
Jayson M.
Very happy with their services:)
Peter K.
My visits with the hygienist, Deb are always great.
Linda R.
Great experience. Dr. B is excellent. Staff is friendly, caring and thou rough.
Salvatore H.
Everyone was friendly and helpful.
Salvatore H.
The staff was very friendly, helpful and professional. The dentist was very straight forward with what could be done for me.
Audrey L.
Debi is always so nice and helpful and gentle. The staff is so very nice! I enjoy coming to this office.
Rachel V.
Dr. B is great! He tells it like it is and he does awesome work!
Tim F.
Grad experience! My fillings with the shit didnt even hurt! And everyone is very nice and professional!
Abby V.
Overall very good experience.
I was very pleased with my dental experience.
Sharon S.
As much as I hate going to the dentist, the staff at Gental Dental make my experience a good one and make my return easier. Thank you!!! ;)
Lynn S.
First appointment with Dr. B. He was gentle, personable, and efficient. He explained everything he was doing and what he proposed for the future.
Barbara L.
Pleasant experience. Friendly, attentive medical personnel. Many Thanks!
Orazio C.
Very fast and painless fillings.
Jeannett S.
Great job with nice people.
Raymond T.
Doctor Ballani and staff were professional and helpful. The doctor identified right away my dental issues and corrected them that day. I'm very […]
Very efficient & professional.
Alex G.
Pleasant visit. Attentive hygienist (Debi) and dentist (Dr, Ballani).
Orazio C.
Gentle Dental Shelby cares about my teeth.
Jeffrey B.
AWESOME! Came in to get my back molar tooth check out because it broke in half (had issues with it in the past was told i would probably need a root […]
Lindsey R.
The dentist and the staff are truly gentle. I have had some major work done and couldn't be happier with them.
Toni P.
I was very satisfied with cleaning!
Raymond T.
Dr. Ballani is "awesome" and his staff is professional, talented & compassionate.
Laura O.
I would definitely rate Gentle Dental as a 5 star rating.
Della H.
Very friendly & competent staff.
Gene A.
I received excellent care. Everyone at Gentle Dental was extremely nice. I actually enjoyed being there despite having to have my wisdom tooth […]
Kristine T.
My visit to gentle dental was great I am really glad I went there Richard
Richard G.
Everyone was professional and friendly
Judith F.
Fast and efficient teeth cleaning.
Frances M.
I travel over 20 miles (one way)to the dentist in order to have trusted service. I have been a patient with them for many years.
Lois C.
I had a very good experience .The staff was very professional. Very minimal wait time,and the doctor took his time and explained everything to the […]
Suzann R.
We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
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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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For appointments, call us at: (248) 721-4086 or
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For appointments, call: (248) 721-4086
Office Hours
  • Monday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (248) 721-4086
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