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7 Dental Care Tips for a Better Smile

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If you think good dental care is difficult, then think again. As long as you follow these seven tips, you can keep your teeth and gums healthy.

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5 Bad Dental Habits Harming Your Great Smile

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You may think that you practice good dental care, but you might have some bad dental habits and not even know it! See if you have any of these dangerous habits and learn how to make them a memory.

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An Enlightening Look at the Best Teeth Whitening Options

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With so many ways to whiten your teeth today, you may be uncertain of the best teeth whitening method for you. Use this helpful guide to find the best way to brighten your smile.

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Cavity Prevention

Preventing Tooth Decay in Children

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Affordable dentists agree that there are few things more important than helping young children develop strong oral hygiene habits and practices to help build the foundation for lifelong enjoyment of healthy teeth. Studies have shown that the children tooth decay affects stand a far greater chance of having cavities through adulthood, so it makes good sense for parents to get […]

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Know When It’s Time to See an Orthodontist

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Your teeth, jaws, and facial muscles all work together in unison to help you speak, bite, and chew effectively and comfortably. When they’re correctly aligned and work properly, they look great, too. Orthodontists are practitioners who specialize in the alignment of these components. When they graduate from dental school, orthodontists continue their specific education in orthodontic science. After a residency, […]

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Protect Your Smile from Gingivitis and Periodontitis

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Periodontal disease, commonly called gum disease, is caused by a bacteria-laden substance called plaque that forms on your teeth after your eat. If not removed by brushing, plaque hardens into tartar and results in inflammation, infection, and ultimately destruction of the connective tissue and bone that hold your teeth in place. What begins as mild gum inflammation called gingivitis becomes […]

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6 Steps for Better Brushing

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You brush your teeth every day, but are you brushing at your best? We all know the basics of brushing, but there are simple ways to brush better to get the best results from your dental care. When it comes to better brushing, it all comes down to the tools and techniques. There is a wide range of dental products […]

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Teaching the Habit of Flossing

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Flossing is as important to proper dental care as brushing, making it an essential habit to teach your child in their early years. Flossing should be performed at least once daily and you can begin getting your child familiar with the habit as soon as two teeth emerge together. With patience and dedication to teaching the routine, your child will […]

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Sensitive Teeth

Sensitive Teeth and Gums and How to Stop the Pain

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If you have sensitive teeth and gums, you’re already familiar with the instant, radiating pain and discomfort that makes eating hot, cold, sweet, or acidic foods a chore instead of a pleasure. You may even suffer symptoms during routine dental care or when you breathe in cold winter air. Tooth sensitivity can arise from several causes, but it is a […]

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Teen Dental Issues

Teens and Dental Care – 7 Practical Tips for Those In-Between Years

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Most teens are too busy with their social lives and newfound independence to stop and worry about their dental care, but family dentistry experts know that good oral care throughout the teen years is important for keeping a healthy mouth into adulthood. An affordable dentist in West Chester can offer early detection and treatment of tooth and gum disease, but […]

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Dr. Valentine makes me extremely comfortable and is easily the best experience with a dentist I’ve had.
Jonathan P.
Very professionally run office,my appointment was on time and the staff extremely helpful. I met Denise as I entered, she was so pleasant and courteous and a joy to talk with. Any fears of being in a […]
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As someone who is an oral cancer survivor, I appreciate the Excellent service, scheduling, friendly rapore, knowledgeable professionals who give the best up to date oral care. I feel my needs are […]
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Dr. Valentine &&+ staff are great. They work with you and accomadate your needs. I have been a patient for over 5 years have never had a bad experience. Would definately reccomend Gentle […]
E O.
In my 2 visits to your office, Dr Valentine, Laura and Pushpa have gained my confidence and trust. Their honesty, caring and respect is something I have not experienced from a dental practice in […]
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Everyone was so caring & thoughtful
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Excellent service, quality care.
Patrick M.
The Dental Hygenist was so nice and friendly. She made me feel less stressed about the Dental issues I’m having.
Kaitlyn K.
The customer service was great, I love my dental hygienist, she is the sweetest.
Jessica W.
The staff was extremely quick, friendly, and helpful. The dentist (Dr. Valentine) and the dental hygienist took the time to explain everything and caused little to no pain during my cleaning, which […]
Brooke U.
Dr. Valentine and Lorie the dental hygienist are great!
Camilla H.
Timeliness, professional, thorough, pleasant and highly accomodating.
Patricia P.
I love Dr. Valentine. She makes me feel so at ease and makes the trip to the dentist as pleasurable as it possibly can be.
Stephanie M.
I love the staff at Gentle Dental, everyone is always nice and helpful. Dr. Valentine is the best dentist I have ever had.
CSI S.
friendly, professional, very caring and gentle, good communication about service, cost
Jennifer C.
Gentle Dental’s customer service skills are top notch. From the appointment reminders to the cavity fills, they are always eager to help. My last dentist always found a cavity, Gentle Dental […]
Elizabeth R.
Dr. Valentine explained everything step by step before she proceeded w my crown. She was very professional and made sure I was omfortable throughout the process.
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The best dentist i have ever been to. They really care about you there like you are family.
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Excellent care and on time
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Everyone was very friendly and helpful. The price was really good too.
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