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How the Best Dentists Say to Have a Better Smile

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We all want to have a healthy and good-looking smile, but this requires good dental care, both professionally and at home. Since the dentist can’t clean your teeth every day, follow these simple steps for better dental hygiene at home.

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Dental Hygiene for Kids – Why Early Habits are So Important

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Maintaining good dental care early in life helps ensure continued tooth and gum health in the future. When it comes to dental hygiene for kids, you can never start too soon. The most basic elements of dental care are regular brushing and flossing, but it’s important that your children know effective dental hygiene techniques and have access to quality dental […]

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Your Guide to Satisfaction from Tooth Extraction

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When an affordable dentist talks about tooth extraction, they’re describing a dental care procedure where a tooth is removed from its socket. A tooth extraction is a simple way to relieve dental problems. If your dentist in Allentown says that you need an extraction, you may not know what to expect. So here’s an overview for understanding the truth about […]

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Handling the Inevitable Dental Emergency

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Life happens fast, making the unexpected inevitable, including emergencies. Knowing what to do in the initial moments of an emergency is crucial to saving a life or, at least, salvaging quality of life. In the case of dental emergencies, such as a knocked out tooth or laceration to the tongue, your life may not be at stake, but your oral […]

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Determining the Necessity of Wisdom Teeth Removal

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The third molars that emerge late in your teens or early twenties are most commonly known as wisdom teeth. While the name implies some sort of rite of passage, the emergence of these teeth is often quite a burden to bear. The wisdom teeth cause trouble for a majority of individuals—more than 85 percent of adults require wisdom teeth removal. […]

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Tips for Caring for Orthodontic Appliances

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The joy of braces for kids. Orthodontics are a true-character building experience from the days of youth for many people—months or years of clinking metal, popping rubber bands, and tightening of braces, all in the name of a straight, shiny beautiful smile. And looking back, most people would agree that it was worth it.

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Gum Problems – Is It Gingivitis or Periodontal Disease?

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Are you safe from the threat of gum disease? If you haven’t contacted a family dentistry practice in Allentown to find an affordable dentist, your oral health could be in jeopardy. Without regular exams, early signs of gum disease may go unnoticed. Early stage gum disease can be resolved with strict dental care. Once it progresses to periodontal disease, it’s […]

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Teaching Kids to Fight Cavities

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Teaching good dental care habits is a cornerstone of parenting. It is one of the first moments that you begin to teach your child about responsibility, but it is also a habit that you know your child will carry with them for a lifetime, which significantly impacts their health, from head to toe. Recent studies have shown that dental health […]

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Patient Reviews
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 […]
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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.
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.
My teeth are beautifully clean! Another great visit to Gentle Dental!
Christina P.
The office staff is always pleasant and helpful.
Deborah C.
Great results. No pain. Professional
Kenneth W.
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.
Excellent service. I love gentle dental.
Franklin D.
A+ service you guys rock.....
Annette R.
The service was excellent and the dentists are great. I wouldn't go anywhere else!
Amanda F.
Knowledgeable and friendly
Raymond W.
Amazing staff, awesome service, would recommend to anyone
Steven M.
I was very satisfied.
Joan B.
Gentle as Dental work can be.
Abraham S.
excellent and very professional!
David L.
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.
Dr Minetola was excellent and knowledge...will refer him to friends
Raymond W.
My hygentist is the best
Anonymous
I am very pleased with the services that were provided to me!
Sharon W.
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.
Very friendly and efficient staff.
Michael S.
It was great, as always.
Dorothy L.
I felt like I was truly taken care of
Carol B.
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.
Everyone was friendly and knowledgable.
Anonymous
Very satisfied with overall experience ! Tooth looks great , would never know anything was done to it :)
Carol R.
Everything I went there for turned out fine.
Janet K.
Friendly staff. No waiting.
Anonymous
The care was very good. I thought the staff was friendly and caring to their patients.
Courtney F.
Everything was completed as was quoted.
Frederick S.
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.
Great place and people
Angela H.
Everyone here is very friendly and they explain all the procedures carefully.
Kathleen M.
everything was fine; Gerri did an excellent cleaning!
David L.
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.
My dental hygienist was awesome, Donielle was very sweet and personable.
Timothy B.
The best dental care I've ever received.
Robert G.
Very happy on how good I was treated and honesty on the doctors part
Juan M.
everything was excellent and Geri (sp?) was especially thouough and helpful.
David L.
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.
short wait times .Drs. very through.
Daniel C.
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.
Nice customer service and easy to leave smiling
Jeff P.
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.
Very thorough process and all all staff is friendly and professional!!
Catherine P.
I was completely satisfied with the dental procedure I had done on 9/4/2014.
Lena F.
The office staff is always nice. They stay very close to appointment times without making you feel rushed.
Katelyn M.
As always everyone was kind and efficient.
Elain A.
Everyone is very nice and , and they explain procedures, why they are needed and what the outcome will be.
Christina P.
:) great job
Angela H.
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