Gentle Dental Center Supports Military Families as IN-NETWORK Dental Provider

At the Gentle Dental Center, we are proud to serve a loyal base of military patients in both of our Virginia Beach, VA locations. Accordingly, we are pleased to say we have made the decision to continue offering a full range of services to our Military Dependents who are enrolled in TRICARE Dental Insurance. TRICARE has [...]

By | 2017-08-19T10:03:11+00:00 April 1st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Gentle Dental Center Supports Military Families as IN-NETWORK Dental Provider

The Benefits of Dental Implants

In the past, the only cosmetic and functional options available for people with missing teeth were dentures or bridges. Today, advancements in technology offer a more permanent solution for missing teeth called dental implants. Dental implants are replacement tooth roots. Implants provide a strong foundation for fixed (permanent) replacement teeth that are made to match [...]

By | 2017-08-19T10:04:33+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on The Benefits of Dental Implants

DENTISTS IN CHESAPEAKE VA DISCUSS DIFFERENT TYPES OF MOUTHWASH

Mouthwash is used to help rinse away food particles from the teeth after brushing or flossing. It is also considered as gum and teeth protection from oral diseases. There are different types on the market today, and it may get quite confusing to choose among the different array of rinses that are on offer. Here’s [...]

By | 2018-01-26T16:44:29+00:00 February 17th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on DENTISTS IN CHESAPEAKE VA DISCUSS DIFFERENT TYPES OF MOUTHWASH

DENTIST IN CHESAPEAKE VA DISCUSS FAQS ABOUT METAL-FREE DENTAL IMPLANTS

Thanks to major scientific breakthroughs in dental processes, anyone can now enjoy metal-free dental implants comfortably. These are by far the best alternatives in natural bridges for patients suffering from tooth loss. They are made of ceramic zirconia which is attractive and naturally white, making it look more real like you never had lost a tooth at [...]

By | 2017-08-19T10:10:09+00:00 January 5th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on DENTIST IN CHESAPEAKE VA DISCUSS FAQS ABOUT METAL-FREE DENTAL IMPLANTS

DENTIST VIRGINIA BEACH DISCUSSES PIT & FISSURE SEALANTS

What is pit and fissure? Pit and Fissures of the teeth are the narrow lines or cracks found at the surface for our teeth. These cracks have varied depth, and the deep ones are difficult to clean by regular brushing. What are pit and fissure sealants? Dental sealants are protective coatings that are Resin-based or [...]

By | 2017-03-29T09:28:57+00:00 December 28th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on DENTIST VIRGINIA BEACH DISCUSSES PIT & FISSURE SEALANTS

VISIT YOUR VIRGINIA BEACH AREA DENTIST FOR DENTAL IMPLANTS

Restoring the smile can be done in a number of ways, especially when lost teeth are the concern. The team of Gentle Dental Center can help. One of our dentists can provide patients with any of the three methods of repair, including partial dentures, bridges, and dental implants. Many patients who are seeking a permanent [...]

By | 2017-02-05T21:21:56+00:00 December 5th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on VISIT YOUR VIRGINIA BEACH AREA DENTIST FOR DENTAL IMPLANTS

CHOOSING THE RIGHT TOOTHBRUSH

While we all know the importance of maintaining good oral hygiene, many patients wait until they have a cavity to start worrying about their dental health. When it comes to your dental care, prevention is key and starts at home! One way of taking care of your teeth between visits to your Virginia Beach Family Dentist is [...]

By | 2017-02-06T10:53:49+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on CHOOSING THE RIGHT TOOTHBRUSH

RESTORE YOUR SMILE WITH COSMETIC DENTISTRY

Cosmetic dentistry consists a variety of treatments which can repair and restore your smile. Changes done via cosmetic dentistry can be of minor or severe scale. The common complaints in which cosmetic dentistry comes to your aid are: Discolored teeth Broken teeth Missing teeth Misshapen teeth  To fix these dental issues some common cosmetic dental [...]

By | 2017-02-06T11:11:04+00:00 November 17th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on RESTORE YOUR SMILE WITH COSMETIC DENTISTRY

DENTAL CARE MATTERS AT EVERY AGE – SEE HOW TO ENSURE PROTECTION FOR NEWBORNS AND TODDLERS

As soon as a baby is born, parents turn it into overdrive to ensure that their brand new family is as healthy and happy as possible. Parenthood can be extremely difficult and intimidating since there are tons of new rules and changes to your daily routine, but thankfully, your pediatric dentist in Virginia Beach has [...]

By | 2017-02-05T21:36:07+00:00 November 11th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on DENTAL CARE MATTERS AT EVERY AGE – SEE HOW TO ENSURE PROTECTION FOR NEWBORNS AND TODDLERS

GENERAL DENTISTRY SOLUTIONS

Visiting a dentist isn’t just about cleanings and examinations. General dentistry solutions include much more than that. At the practice of Gentle Dental Care, Drs. Christopher Hooper, Anthony Martin, and David Groy assist individuals in and around the area of Virginia Beach with a variety of treatment options. General dentistry solutions are those that are [...]

By | 2017-02-05T21:31:08+00:00 November 4th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on GENERAL DENTISTRY SOLUTIONS