Blog - Gentle Dental Care


Three Hidden Benefits Of Dental Sedation

  • December 8, 2017

You’re probably familiar with the use of dental sedation to minimize pain and stress during a dental procedure. But did you know that the benefits of sedation dentistry — the use of medication to affect how you experience dental work — actually go beyond that? Read on for some of the hidden benefits of dental

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Overcome Dental Anxiety At Gentle Dental Care [VIDEO]

  • December 6, 2017

Sarah used to get intense anxiety before dentist appointments, particularly if she had been referred to another dentist to get work done. But at Gentle Dental Care in Plainville, CT, Sarah no longer has to worry about that. Not only does Dr. Peltzer take great care to alleviate dental anxiety, he also is highly skilled

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5 Common Dental Emergencies [INFOGRAPHIC]

  • December 4, 2017

At Gentle Dental Care, we understand that dental emergencies can strike at the most inconvenient times. We can help you manage pain and damage when disaster strikes! Even if your emergency occurs outside normal business hours, you can leave a message or page Dr. Peltzer. Take a look at this infographic, and if you’re ever

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Get Rid Of Your Gummy Smile With Crown Lengthening

  • December 1, 2017

Having a “gummy smile” can be frustrating. When you smile for a family photo or look at yourself in the mirror, your gums seem to dominate your smile. But there’s good news: You no longer have to live with a gummy smile! A procedure called crown lengthening can bring balance to your smile by gently

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Overcome Your Fears With Sedation Dentistry [VIDEO]

  • November 29, 2017

If you’re afraid of the dentist, Gentle Dental Care can help you relax with sedation dentistry. That’s what helped Jens have a stress-free experience in Dr. Peltzer’s care! “They’re so nice,” Jens said. There is no pain once the sedation starts.” Watch this video to learn more about how sedation dentistry benefited Jens. Then, give

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Experience Our ‘Gentle’ Approach To Gum Disease Treatment

  • November 25, 2017

Gum disease is one of the most common dental problems experienced by adults in the U.S. — and it often goes unnoticed and untreated until the damage is severe. At Gentle Dental Care, we understand that you can’t have a healthy mouth without healthy gums. Our knowledgeable team is trained to spot the signs of

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Restore Your Smile At Gentle Dental Care [VIDEO]

  • November 20, 2017

When Christian was a kid, an accident on the monkey bars knocked out his front tooth. He replaced the tooth, but as the years went on, his dental restoration began to age. When it came time to replace it, he trusted Gentle Dental Care for its comfortable and patient-centered approach to dentistry. Now, Christian is

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Get A Celebrity Smile With Dental Veneers

  • November 17, 2017

When an actress is on the red carpet, the first thing you’re most likely to notice after the gown is her beautiful smile. So how do Hollywood’s hottest stars get such perfect teeth? The answer is often dental veneers! This popular cosmetic dentistry treatment is a way to address many dental imperfections — from chipped

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3 Ways All-On-4® Dental Implants Are Better Than Dentures [INFOGRAPHIC]

  • November 15, 2017

If you’ve experienced ill-fitting dentures, you know how it feels to worry about your artificial teeth slipping when you eat or laugh. But thanks to an innovative treatment called All-On-4® dental implants, it’s possible to anchor a full-arch prosthetic to just four dental implants for a secure hold! Take a look at this infographic for

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Extensive Dental Work? Sedation Dentistry Can Help [VIDEO]

  • November 13, 2017

When Amber had to come in for extensive dental work, she chose dental sedation to help her get everything done in one appointment. “I was out … for five or six hours, and he did it all at once,” she said. “It just went by so great.” Check out this video to hear more about

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