Gentle Dental of Collingdale
14-20 MacDade Boulevard, Suite A, Collingdale, PA 19023

General Dentists in Collingdale

Your smile must be healthy in order to be strong and attractive. The way to maintain good dental health is through healthy dental habits and the care of a general dentist. To help you better understand the value of these dental professionals, please see the following answers to the questions most frequently asked by our patients.

What Makes a General Dentist Different from Other Dentists?

General dental professionals don’t only focus on one dental field like dental specialists, but rather provide all kinds of general dentistry services designed to maintain the health of our teeth and gums, along with your overall dental welfare.

How Will These Dentists Help Me?

General dental providers can help you keep your smile looking, feeling, and functioning at its best. Most patients come to the dentist for regular examinations, tooth pain, fillings for cavities, and to restore damaged teeth. But these are only a few of the services that these dentist providers perform.

Does a General Dental Office Offer Many Different Services?

You can expect to find a full spectrum of general dentistry services for every dental condition, desire, and age. Our practice is proud to provide the most advanced and effective dental services, which you will find listed below.

  • Crowns
  • Dental Bridges
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dental Sealants
  • Dentures
  • Fillings and Restorations
  • Oral Cancer Screenings
  • Root Canal Therapy
  • Tooth Extractions

When Do I Visit a General Dentist Near Me?

You need to see a general dentist at least once every six months for routine professional dental care. Please note, this timeframe is only a guideline and you may require more frequent visits if your age or dental health pose any dental risks.

How Much Will I Pay for a Visit to a General Family Dentistry Office?

Your final fee will depend on the insurance coverage you have and the kinds of procedures you need. To discover the price of your visit, contact our practice and we will be happy to provide you with the details.

How Can I Arrange an Appointment with a Dentist?

Scheduling is simple because all you have to do is call our office. Just tell us when you’re available to come in for treatment and we can arrange a convenient appointment.

Will I Spend a Long Time at My Dentist Appointment?

Usually, a dental visit is over in under an hour. Your visit may take a little longer if you need extensive treatments, but can also be much shorter is the service you need is simple. Please contact us before your appointment if you’re concerned about time so we can make your visit more manageable.

Is Any Preparation Needed to Visit a Dentist General Practice?

Dental visits are meant to be as simple as possible, so there’s very little you have to do before you see the dentist. To make your visit as fast and easy as possible, simply arrive early for your appointment, have your insurance information on hand, and know your current medications and health status. It’s rather common to feel anxious before our visit, but we are able to ease your nerves and make your visit as pleasant as possible.

Is It Really Necessary to Visit a Dentist?

Yes, because there is only so much you can do with at-home dental care. You need a dental professional to prevent and treat dental problems before they advance to a more serious stage and demand painful, expensive repair. Let us help you take care of your smile and make it the very best it can be. Call us to schedule your visit today.

Crowns

Do you hide your dazzling smile because you have cavities and discolored teeth? If you do, then a tooth cap or dental caps may be able to help you.

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Dental Bridges

If you are missing one or more of your teeth, our doctors in Collingdale may be able to restore your smile using a dental bridge. Bridges are composed of a replacement tooth or teeth supported on either side by a […]

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Dental Sealants

Dental sealants act as a barrier to prevent cavities. The treatment entails applying a thin, safe plastic coating to the molars, which are the most commonly used teeth for chewing, protecting them from plaque and acids. The process of applying […]

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Dentures

If you’re embarrassed or have limited dental function because you’re missing teeth, you no longer have to suffer shame and discomfort from missing teeth. It’s easier than ever to completely restore your smile, comfort, and confidence with dentures. These are […]

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Fillings and Restorations

Our dentists in Collingdale offer dental fillings to treat cavities. Dental fillings can also be also used to repair cracked or broken teeth. Ask about tooth-colored fillings that make your mouth look more natural and attractive.

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Oral Cancer Screenings

The National Cancer Institute estimates more than 40,000 new cases of oral cancer within the year. The sooner cancer is found, the better the odds of overcoming the disease become. Your Collingdale dentist will perform the screening during your routine […]

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Oral Hygiene

Good oral hygiene is the key to healthy teeth and gums. Proper oral hygiene habits involve daily dental care at home and regular visits to a dentist for dental exams, cleanings, and treatment. To find a dentist that can provide […]

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Root Canal Therapy

Root canal therapy or a root canal procedure can relieve the pain caused by diseased or injured pulp tissue in the center of the tooth. Many times, this tissue cannot repair itself and root canal therapy is required to save […]

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Tooth Extractions

Unfortunately, teeth can become diseased, damaged or injured over time, and in some cases, may need to be removed (extracted). If this should happen to you, one of our highly experienced dentists in Collingdale will make the tooth extraction experience […]

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Mon. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat. – 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sun. – Closed

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Phone: (484) 427-4663
Fax: (610) 534-4824
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Office Hours
  • Monday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed
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