Gentle Dental of Allentown
2015 West Hamilton Street, Suite 202, Allentown, PA 18104

Welcome to Gentle Dental of Allentown

At Gentle Dental of Allentown we offer quality, convenient dental care for the whole family. Located at 2015 West Hamilton Street, Suite 202, Allentown, PA, 18104, 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. – 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tue. – 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed. – 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri. – 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Sat. – Closed
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (610) 616-3593
Fax: (610) 439-1771
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For medical emergencies, please call 911
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Looking for Affordable Dentists? Come to Gentle Dental of Allentown.

Since 1997, Gentle Dental of Allentown has delivered a comprehensive range of exceptional dental services to adults, and children from the age of three. Our dental practice is conveniently located near public transportation in a professional building at 2015 West Hamilton Street, Suite 202. If you’re coming from center city Allentown, we’re located down the hill on the right, next to the Hamilton Family Restaurant. If you’re arriving from the Dorney Park area, we’re immediately past Cedar Beach on the left, diagonally across the street from Phoebe florist. There’s free parking in the front and back of the building, but if both parking lots are full, you can find additional free parking in the lot behind the Hamilton Family Restaurant.

Call us today at (610) 616-3593 or request an appointment online.

Friendly Family Dental Care Near You

People often ask, “Where can I find the best dentist near me?” Well, our local dentist office is where you can find experienced, knowledgeable, and friendly dentists in the Lehigh Valley. We’ve built our reputation on providing the most helpful, pleasant, and personal dental experiences possible. Our practice strives to educate our patients about good dental health and hygiene. We genuinely care about the welfare of our patients and believe in treating each and every one as kindly and respectfully as we would like to be treated. We’d love to make you and your family feel like a part of ours.

Our practice offers a wide range of dental services to patients of all ages, including general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, specialized dentistry, sedation dentistry, and oral appliance therapy for sleep disorders. Our general dentistry services include routine dental examinations, cleanings, fillings, crowns, and more. To improve the appearance of your teeth and overall smile, we perform cosmetic dentistry procedures like bonding and porcelain veneers, as well as provide at-home tooth-whitening kits. And our numerous specialty dentistry services cover for a broad range of dental needs, from dentures and dental implants, to root canal therapy, gum disease treatment, and dental reconstruction.

We strive to make the cost of excellent dental care more affordable for more of the community by offering many financing options to suit every need and budget, accepting most dental insurance, and welcoming the DentRite® discount plan.

Offering a full range of dental services for all ages of patients in one convenient location allows us to be the local dentist office for experienced, affordable dental care in Allentown.

Call us at (610) 616-3593 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

    Seeing a general dentist in Allentown for regular checkups can prevent minor dental issues from becoming serious.

  • Cosmetic Dentistry

    If stained or damaged teeth are causing you to avoid smiling or getting your photo taken, it may be time to consider cosmetic dental treatment.

  • Oral Appliance Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    Ask yourself these simple questions to determine if Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) could be holding you back from the healthy, energetic life you deserve.

  • Oral Conscious Sedation Dentistry

    If you suffer from dental anxiety or a severe gag reflex, we have the solution.

Meet Our Dental Staff

Meet the Team

Michele J. Ferguson, DMD

General Dentist

University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 1977University of […]

Mark A. Minetola, DMD

General Dentist

Lehigh University – 1973University of Pittsburgh, Dental School – 1977Sacred Heart […]

Amy Bottazzi, RDH

Dental Hygienist
I was very satisfied.
Joan B.
everything was fine; Gerri did an excellent cleaning!
David L.
My hygentist is the best
Anonymous
Friendly staff. No waiting.
Anonymous
Great people doing great things! Also Dr. Minetola is the man and will never go to another dentist while he is still practicing! He explains things […]
Brandon K.
Very happy on how good I was treated and honesty on the doctors part
Juan M.
Gentle as Dental work can be.
Abraham S.
Very friendly and efficient staff.
Michael S.
It was great, as always.
Dorothy L.
Dr Minetola was excellent and knowledge...will refer him to friends
Raymond W.
From the time that I arrived to the time that I left the office everyone I encountered was very courteous, concerned & friendly. I liked Dr. Minetola […]
Patricia B.
Everything was completed as was quoted.
Frederick S.
Everyone is very nice and , and they explain procedures, why they are needed and what the outcome will be.
Christina P.
The office staff is always nice. They stay very close to appointment times without making you feel rushed.
Katelyn M.
The staff and the doctor was friendly and courteous . I will def make this my dentist And will bring my son in also . I told my boyfriend about it […]
Luz F.
Finally a dentist that will do whats best for YOU! Dr. Minetola explained everything he was doing and made sure i was comfortable. The billing was […]
Peter C.
I am very pleased with the services that were provided to me!
Sharon W.
I was completely satisfied with the dental procedure I had done on 9/4/2014.
Lena F.
my experience with the dentists, dental assistants, etc was wonderful. once I was in the room everything was friendly helpful and handled gently as I […]
Anonymous
The best dental care I've ever received.
Robert G.
Great place and people
Angela H.
I never like going to the dentist until coming to Gentle Dental.. As I open the door Treat greeting from the ladies in the front windows.. Smiles […]
Jema G.
My appointment was scheduled for 8:50, but the dentist didn't come in until 9:20. At first I was upset, then I realized how thorough he was and that […]
Dawn S.
Everything I went there for turned out fine.
Janet K.
Awesome experience couldn't have asked for a better one Heather and Dr. Minetola are very professional and made me feel comfortable from the second I […]
Brandon K.
Nice customer service and easy to leave smiling
Jeff P.
Great results. No pain. Professional
Kenneth W.
As always everyone was kind and efficient.
Elain A.
Everyone here is very friendly and they explain all the procedures carefully.
Kathleen M.
If you are looking for a dentist, no need to look anymore! This is an incredible practice and I recommend everyone coming to Gentle Dental. Dr. […]
Katie J.
Everyone was friendly and knowledgable.
Anonymous
short wait times .Drs. very through.
Daniel C.
The care was very good. I thought the staff was friendly and caring to their patients.
Courtney F.
My teeth are beautifully clean! Another great visit to Gentle Dental!
Christina P.
The new person I had was very friendly and made sure I was ok during the procedure. The service I was there for was performed correctly & timely.
Janet K.
The office staff is always pleasant and helpful.
Deborah C.
Knowledgeable and friendly
Raymond W.
Staff was very friendly and they were able to save me time by fitting me in for a cleaning in addition to my x-rays on the same day. Dr. Minetola […]
Ronald H.
My dental hygienist was awesome, Donielle was very sweet and personable.
Timothy B.
The service was excellent and the dentists are great. I wouldn't go anywhere else!
Amanda F.
Very thorough process and all all staff is friendly and professional!!
Catherine P.
Excellent service. I love gentle dental.
Franklin D.
:) great job
Angela H.
everything was excellent and Geri (sp?) was especially thouough and helpful.
David L.
excellent and very professional!
David L.
I felt like I was truly taken care of
Carol B.
A+ service you guys rock.....
Annette R.
I had some complicated dental work done, and was able to relax the whole time, because I have complete trust in Dr. Minetola.
Hillie C.
Amazing staff, awesome service, would recommend to anyone
Steven M.
Very satisfied with overall experience ! Tooth looks great , would never know anything was done to it :)
Carol 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: (610) 616-3593 or
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For appointments, call: (610) 616-3593
Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (610) 616-3593
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