Blog - Gentle Dental Care


Take A Closer Look At Porcelain Laminate Veneers [PHOTO]

  • May 17, 2018

Before you make an important investment, it’s always helpful to explore the potential returns on that investment. You test drive a car before you buy it. You walk through a new home before you sign on the dotted line. When it comes to cosmetic dentistry, you look at a dentist’s work. That’s what we’re sharing

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Why Athletic Mouthguards From A Dentist Are Better [INFOGRAPHIC]

  • May 14, 2018

Before the summer sports season really takes off, it’s important that your lips, teeth, gums, and jaw have the right protection. That means visiting Gentle Dental Care in Plainville, CT for a custom athletic mouthguard! It’s the best way to truly keep your smile safe from harm and avoiding complicated dental treatment in the future.

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Do I Need Gum Disease Treatment? [QUIZ]

  • May 10, 2018

No other dental problem can steal your smile and your health quite like gum disease. That’s why we do all we can to encourage our patients to visit Gentle Dental Care at least twice a year for routine check-ups. But even then, gum disease treatment is sometimes necessary because oral hygiene habits aren’t enough to

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Dental Crowns Can Be A Cosmetic Solution, Too! [PHOTO]

  • May 7, 2018

In the right hands, your dental crown should be just as beautiful and natural-looking as it is strong and durable. That’s what you’ll get when you trust your restorative treatment to our team at Gentle Dental Care! Here’s a before and after look that proves a skilled, experienced dentist can use dental crowns to serve

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Patients Value Our Diverse Tooth Replacement Options! [VIDEO]

  • May 4, 2018

A childhood accident on the playground resulted in a lifetime of temporary fixes for Christian’s injured tooth. That’s why he finally decided to replace it in the hands of our highly-skilled specialists at Gentle Dental Care! Hear Christian talk more about why he’s glad he trusted his tooth replacement to Dr. Peltzer in Plainville, CT.

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Fix Damaged Teeth With a Dental Crown

  • May 3, 2018

People in the Plainville, CT area should know that there are a number of options for repairing  damaged teeth and replacing missing teeth. One of the most versatile is a dental crown. At Gentle Dental Care, you can get a dental crown or other restorative dental treatment to get your smile back into shape. No

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Our Dentist Could Get Rid of Your Headaches

  • April 29, 2018

Not long ago, a woman came to our office. She needed help, and she didn’t know what to do. For months, she’d woken up with headaches. When she tried to eat anything harder than scrambled eggs, her jaw felt sore at the end of her meal. At times, her face felt sore, too. She came

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Your Comfort is Our First Step in Your Oral Health (video)

  • April 26, 2018

We have two big goals for every patient who visits Gentle Dental Care. We want you to be comfortable and pain-free, and we want your mouth to be healthy. We know that the first goal (your comfort) makes it much more likely that we will be able to help you with the second goal. It’s why

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The Benefits of Preventive Dental Care (infographic)

  • April 23, 2018

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” This quote is attributed to Benjamin Franklin, and it certainly applies to oral health. The best things you can do for your smile are to brush and floss daily, to eat a balanced diet, and to make regular visits to our Plainville, CT dentist office

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We Can Help Your Gums Look Healthy Again (video)

  • April 20, 2018

In our previous post, we discussed gum disease. Receding gums are one of the potential consequence of this kind of infection. Aggressive tooth brushing, grinding your teeth together, and trauma to your mouth also can be factors that cause gum recession. Whatever the reason your gums are receding, our own Dr. Thomas Peltzer can help.

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