Blog - Gentle Dental Care


How April Got Her Self-Confidence Back [VIDEO]

  • October 19, 2018

April’s dental problems had robbed her of her self-confidence in both work and social situations. Thanks to sedation dentistry from Dr. Thomas Peltzer at Gentle Dental Care, her smile was transformed and she regained both her self-confidence and her love of laughing! Don’t let smile problems hold you back. Watch April’s video to learn more.

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What Can Teeth Recontouring Do For Your Smile? [PHOTO]

  • October 17, 2018

A quick and painless cosmetic dental procedure known as teeth recontouring can eliminate irregularities and small flaws in your smile. These before and after pictures demonstrate how removing tiny amounts of enamel can give smooth out chips, shorten teeth that are slightly too long, and give you smile you’ll love to show! You don’t have

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Halloween Candy Woes

  • October 15, 2018

There’s no denying it – Halloween candy can be tough on your children’s teeth. It doesn’t have to be that way, though. There are some candies that are easier on the teeth than others, and Dr. Thomas Peltzer of Gentle Dental Care in Plainville, CT is happy to provide these tips to help you avoid

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Which Kind of Dental Sedation Is Right for You?

  • October 5, 2018

Many dental practices offer one or maybe two kinds of dental sedation. We know everyone has different levels of anxiety and different needs for their procedures. So we offer three kinds of sedation dentistry at Gentle Dental Care: inhaled sedation (“laughing gas”), oral sedation, and IV sedation. Before your procedure, Dr. Thomas Peltzer will meet

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Can I Get Teeth Implants? (Quiz)

  • October 3, 2018

Teeth implants are one of the most versatile ways to fill gaps in your smile left by missing teeth. Your smile will look, feel, and function like it did before you lost teeth – maybe even better. Unlike some dentists, who perform only part of a dental implants procedure, Dr. Thomas Peltzer both places and

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See The Power Of Porcelain Veneers [PHOTO]

  • September 30, 2018

Because porcelain veneers can be used to conceal multiple dental flaws simultaneously, you can treat yourself to a smile overhaul with just one treatment! At Gentle Dental Care, we can customize your veneers to fit comfortably flush with your gumline, while giving you a flawless, bright smile that also looks completely natural. Just like we

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Understand How to Get the Most From Your Dental Insurance

  • September 28, 2018

As the end of the year approaches, you’re probably thinking about year-end responsibilities at work and planning for the holidays at home. Getting dental treatments probably isn’t on your radar – but maybe it should be. If your dental insurance plan is like most, it may cap your annual benefits. You get a maximum amount

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4 Tips for Feeling Great During Dental Cleanings

  • September 26, 2018

You usually feel great after your dental cleanings. We’ve removed plaque, tartar, and surface stains from your teeth so they look terrific – and feel good too, with a smooth, clean surface. Not everyone enjoys the dental cleanings themselves, though. Dental cleanings are one of the least invasive dental procedures, and we always use a

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With Our Cosmetic Dentistry, You Get Natural-Looking Results! [VIDEO]

  • September 24, 2018

Everybody who comes to Gentle Dental Care for cosmetic dentistry wants to look better. But Dr. Peltzer and our team know how varied each patient’s needs and goals are, which is why we offer a wide spectrum of treatment options to choose from. Listen to Dr. Peltzer talk about our range of cosmetic dentistry services

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3 Signs You Need A Full-Mouth Reconstruction [INFOGRAPHIC]

  • September 20, 2018

Without routine dental cleanings and exams, your oral health will suffer. It’s not a matter of if; it’s a matter of when. When your oral health deteriorates to the extent that you feel overwhelmed and hopeless to turn things around, it may be time for a full-mouth reconstruction. Our team at Gentle Dental Care in

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