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Signs You Might Need A Root Canal Procedure [INFOGRAPHIC]

  • November 7, 2017

We get it. Root canal procedures don’t have the best reputation. But if you’ve been ignoring a toothache and sensitivity because you fear a painful procedure, let us challenge your assumptions about root canals! At Gentle Dental Care in Plainville, CT, we’re proud to offer pain-free root canals with the help of IV sedation. Your

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Overcome Dental Anxiety With Our ‘Gentle’ Approach [VIDEO]

  • November 4, 2017

Carl hated going to the dentist so much that there was a period of time when he went eight years without a checkup. But all that changed when his wife suggested he go to Gentle Dental Care in Plainville, CT. Since then, he says he has received “phenomenal” care — even in the midst of

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For A Stress-Free Experience, Choose Sedation Dentistry

  • November 1, 2017

Are you afraid of the dentist? If so, you’re in good company. Roughly one in 10 Americans admit that fear of the dentist is keeping them from an important procedure or their regular checkups. But it doesn’t have to be that way! At Gentle Dental Care, we offer three kinds of dental sedation to help

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Excellent Dental Care Starts With A Compassionate Staff [VIDEO]

  • October 31, 2017

For Anne, the compassionate team at Gentle Dental Care is what keeps her coming back. Since she first walked in, she hasn’t experienced dental pain. Plus, a healthy smile makes her look and feel younger! In this video, Anne explains how her life has changed since she first walked into our office. If you’re looking

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Say Goodbye To A Gummy Smile With Crown Lengthening

  • October 28, 2017

  You hear about plenty of cosmetic procedures for your teeth — the whitening treatments, the dental veneers, the orthodontics — but what if the problem you want to fix is a gummy smile? Recent technological advances have made it easier and more comfortable than ever to reshape your gums and lengthen the crowns, or

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How To Prevent And Treat Gum Disease [VIDEO]

  • October 26, 2017

If your gums aren’t healthy, you’re putting your teeth at risk for infection and decay. Let Gentle Dental Care in Plainville, CT help you get your gum health back on track! We offer deep cleanings to remove the bacteria that cause gum disease. If your gum disease is more severe, we offer solutions to repair

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Find A Long-Term Solution To Teeth Sensitivity

  • October 22, 2017

Few things are more enjoyable than taking in Connecticut’s fall foliage while sipping hot apple cider — unless sensitive teeth leave you wincing every time you take a sip. Sure, there are desensitizing toothpastes that can dull the pain, but if you’re experiencing achy teeth when consuming hot, cold, or sweet foods, the sensitivity could

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How To Prevent Tooth Decay [INFOGRAPHIC]

  • October 19, 2017

You know the saying, “The best defense is a good offense?” Well, it’s as true in dentistry as it is in sports. Taking preventative measures — like practicing good oral hygiene and eating well — will decrease your likelihood of tooth decay and gum disease. Take a look at this infographic for some of the

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Don’t Worry, It’s Just A Root Canal

  • October 14, 2017

Halloween is coming up, and we know that many people find root canals far scarier than ghosts, ghouls, and goblins. Root canals still retain an unfortunate reputation as being painful, awful experiences. The thing is, they don’t have to be that way. At Gentle Dental Care, we can give you a root canal treatment that

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