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4737 24 Mile Rd Suite 1, Shelby Township, MI 48316

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Get a Taste of Delicious Home Remedies for Bad Breath

Rather than worry about what causes bad breath, find ways to make it better. Try eating these breath-friendly foods to make your breath smell its very best.

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How to Tell if Dental Damage Demands an Emergency Dentist

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What should you do if you suffer an oral injury when your dentist’s office is closed? Follow this expert advice on when to seek emergency treatment.

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What You Need to Know about Tooth Implants

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Today, more and more people are discovering how dental implants can improve their appearance, comfort, and confidence. See if these dental wonders will work wonders for you.

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The Risky Relationship Between Diabetes and Periodontal Disease

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Do you have diabetes? Then your risk of developing gum disease is significantly increased.

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Your Top 6 Questions about Family Dental Appointments

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Proper care of teeth and gums is essential for maintaining oral health and even general health, but many people haven’t seen a dentist in years. Regardless of your age or the extent of your dental disease, an affordable dental care provider can help you get your smile back on the right track. If it’s been a long time since your […]

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Denture Problems – Even the Best Dentures May Require a Little Adjustment

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If you were alive in the 1940s, you may have noticed that people lost their teeth and wore dental dentures at a much younger age than we do today. Before fluoride, flossing, and routine dental visits were commonplace, teeth were lost quickly due to poor oral hygiene and severe gum disease. Fewer people wear false teeth today, but there are […]

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How Stress Affects Your Teeth

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Stress is virtually unavoidable, and it can affect any part of your body, including your teeth and gums. You may not suspect that stress is responsible for your mouth sores, periodontal disease, or other problems, but dentists encounter stress-related oral problems frequently. Uncontrolled mental stress or anxiety can manifest in a variety of unusual ways. It can result in you […]

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Can You Inherit Bad Teeth?

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The role of genetics in the actual makeup of who we all are is undeniable. Everything from hair and eye color to the shape of our faces will, to some extent, be determined by heredity. This fact begs the question of whether the condition and strength of our teeth are also things conferred upon us by our ancestors, or if […]

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Are You in the Dark about Tooth Discoloration?

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If you’ve noticed dark stains on your teeth that you can’t brush or rinse away, then you’re dealing with discolored teeth. Learn what causes the problem and how to brighten up your smile.

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A Parent’s Guide to Kids Periodontal Disease

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Many parents are only concerned about cavities in their kids, but kids are also at risk for developing gum disease. Learn what you can do to protect your child’s dental health.

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Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
The staff at Gentle Dental in Shelby Twp have been my dental professionals for over 20 years. The facility is extremely clean, the dentists are knowledgeable and friendly, Debi the dental hygienist […]
Michele C.
Dr. STEFFENS is great ! She took her time in explaining the procedure that she was performing and did a excellent job. Deborah, the Hygienist is fantastic ! as well . The entire staff at the office […]
Michael S.
My cleaning, x-rays and examination were all handled very professionally and efficiently, so I was done in less than one hour.
Thomas M.
Everyone that helped me was awesome. Friendly and caring. I would recommend highly. So glad i chose this office.
Jennifer S.
The entire staff was extremely friendly and professional. I was comfortable the whole time.
Rachel K.
Everyone here was so extremely friendly and professional. Going to the dentist is not my favorite thing to do but they sure made it a great experience
Georgina K.
Phenomenal staff and service! Very happy with my experience!
Paige L.
The office staff is very friendly and I love my hygienist, Debi.
Lori D.
Staff is friendly and service great. Very professional
Paula G.
very friendly professional I would recommend to anyone of my friends or family
Pete V.
There are so many great reviews of this place and due to my skepticism, I was a little worried that they were fabricated but truly, they are not! I took my chances and went to the office to find that […]
Lauren B.
Great care and they don’t push unnecessary products or treatments. Just like my old family Dentist. Highly recommend.
Kay B.
Because the dentist and staff is phenomenal!
Shelley A.
Made sure of my insurance benefits before I got there. Took the exrays did the exam and I knew exactly how much I was going to have to pay up front. Everyone was really nice. They did their best to […]
Ladeana S.
Friendly, knowledgeable.
Deborah W.
Good service, short wait times, friendly staff
Deborah E.
I love it there the workers there are very nice and helpful.
Danuel S.
Very professional, helpful, and kind especially since I am not very good at handling the dentist
Meagan J.
Great service
Camilla S.
I had not been to dentist in eight years because of bad experience somewhere else. I finally bit the bullet and made an appointment at gentle dental in Shelby. I feared that it had been so long I […]
Joshua B.
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  • 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
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