Gentle Dental of Michigan Blog – Dental Tips

icons4x3200px

10 Best Dentist Tips for the Best Dental Care

icons4x3200px

If you think that a having a healthy smile takes too much time and effort, think again. Dental care can be fast and easy, as long as you follow these 10 trusted tips for better teeth and a brighter smile.

Continue reading

dca-blog-bad-dental-habits

5 Bad Dental Habits Hurting Your Kids

dca-blog-bad-dental-habits

Healthy dental habits in children take time to develop, but parents need to prevent bad habits from starting and causing kids later dental issues. Learn how to cure bad dental habits your kids may have.

Continue reading

dca-blog_teeth-whitening-tooth-comparison

Professional Teeth Whitening – The Perfect and Not-So-Perfect Candidates

dca-blog_teeth-whitening-tooth-comparison

Your teeth can become discolored or stained for a variety of reasons. Drinking tea, coffee, cola, and red wine can cause stains to accumulate over the years. Eating dark-colored foods like blueberries can also stain your teeth. Smoking or chewing tobacco, taking tetracycline antibiotics, and sustaining dental injuries are other common culprits. Because tooth enamel naturally thins with age, even […]

Continue reading

dca-blog_cavity-fighting-advice-every-parent-can-use

Keep Cavities at Bay with Good Dental Care Habits

dca-blog_cavity-fighting-advice-every-parent-can-use

There are few things more important when it comes to children’s future dental health than early reinforcement of good dental care habits. Parents can play a critical role in making sure their kids realize the impact that regular brushing, flossing, and dental visits can have on their overall well-being. Luckily, by following a few fundamental guidelines, parents should find the […]

Continue reading

dca-blog_flossing-daily-for-better-dental-health

Floss Daily as Part of Your Dental Care Routine

dca-blog_flossing-daily-for-better-dental-health

Although periodontal disease isn’t the usual cause of pulpal death, inflamed and infected gums greatly increase your risk of tooth loss and the need for invasive treatments like root canals. Brushing twice every day is important for your dental health, but brushing alone isn’t enough to maintain your healthy smile. If you make flossing an integral part of your dental […]

Continue reading

dca-blog_getting-relief-from-your-toothache-pain

How to End that Annoying Tooth Pain

dca-blog_getting-relief-from-your-toothache-pain

If you’ve ever had a toothache, you’re not likely to forget how it felt. Tooth pain can be sharp, dull, or throbbing. It may be constant or come and go. Sometimes teeth only hurt when pressure is applied; other times they cause unrelenting misery. If your tooth is infected, you may also have a fever, headache, and a foul taste […]

Continue reading

dca-blog_for-lifelong-childrens-teeth-early

It’s Never Too Early for Your Child to Start Flossing

dca-blog_for-lifelong-childrens-teeth-early

Flossing is an essential part of maintaining good dental health, and you should start doing it while your children still have their baby teeth. Once teeth start to fit together closely, between the ages of two and six, good dental care habits become even more important. If you start early, flossing will already be part of their routine when permanent […]

Continue reading

dca-blog_proper-brushing-with-braces

Tips for Brushing with Braces

dca-blog_proper-brushing-with-braces

Braces for kids and adults are orthodontics designed to restore alignment of the teeth and correct speech impediments due to poorly aligned teeth. Although braces often seem like a hassle and require great care, they are well worth the sacrifice. To maximize the outcomes of enduring braces, proper care is essential. Proper brushing and flossing techniques with braces will ensure […]

Continue reading

dca-blog_mastering-the-art-of-toothbrushing

Tooth Brushing Pointers

dca-blog_mastering-the-art-of-toothbrushing

Given that you were taught how to brush your teeth when you were a small child, the suggestion that you need to relearn the proper brushing technique may seem a little bit silly. However, despite the fact that brushing should be a fundamental part of your dental care regimen, you may in fact need a few pointers in order to […]

Continue reading

dca-blog_say-bye-bye-to-bad-breath

Say Bye-Bye to Bad Breath

dca-blog_say-bye-bye-to-bad-breath

While bad breath is rather common, it’s also rather embarrassing and probably something you’d rather not face. So the best ways to keep your breath clean and fresh is by maintaining good dental care, making regular visits to an expert in family dentistry, and knowing what’s going to make your breath bad.

Continue reading

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Everyone at Gentle Dental Bay is great!
Stephanie C.
Thank you for the work that was done on 12-12-2014 I was very very pleased.I appreciate everything.
Donna P.
I am always happy with my hygienist/visit, she is very thorough.
Karen H.
Everyone is helpful and caring.
Loren W.
All the staff are really friendly and very accommodating, Dr. Ray is great!
Olivia S.
Dr. Madany and his team are first class. He is a perfectionist and takes great pride in the quality of his work.
William N.
Great work!
Timothy M.
I am always at ease no matter what type of dental work im getting done, from extractions to root canal my fears and anxiety are all addressed and […]
Andre Y.
I had my teeth cleaned and had a tooth pulled with no pain. The staff was very plasent.
James G.
Great experience, the staff and doctor are very professional and provide excellent service.
Renee C.
My family and I love Gentle Dental. My son needed fillings for the first time and the dentist was so good with the injection that he didn't even know […]
Vincent P.
On time and price for service very fair.
John G.
Have been a patient for long time. No problem getting appointments. I appreciate the honesty I receive about work that needs to be done. All options […]
Gary F.
Both my dentist and dental assisitant were extremely friendly and provided excellent care.
Megan C.
You guys are fantastic! Everyone is super friendly and helpful. I really appreciate that everything was explained to me before surgery and when I […]
Hillary D.
It was painless. The staff are very friendly. The TV makes the time go by faster.
Susan H.
I have only had my initial visit, but if the rest of my visits are anything like the first one, this will be the first dentist office I have truly […]
Connie B.
The best experience.
Mary H.
This office is great everyone is kind, patient and friendly. The staff goes out of their way to make your appointment great and work with your […]
Jackson Y.
Great staff & dentist!
Sarah L.
Good experience and always friendly staff.
Rylee M.
all things are coming out good. the staff is very friendly and helpful. They answer all questions and put you at ease to make you feel as comfortable […]
Tracy K.
Third vist everything was great.
Michael K.
Wreched morning sickness for six months ruined my teeth. Thanks for fixing and cleaning them. They did a great job.
Susan H.
100% completely satisfied! The entire staff makes me feel completely at ease! Both the doctor and the assistant for my procedure were incredible. […]
Jayson M.
my experience is always excellent and the doctors and staff are always pleasant
Ellen D.
Dr. Farber is the best and the staff is very friendly and helpful.
Marilyn B.
Pleasant experience would be very hard to find s better place.
Ronald S.
My experience at Gentle Dental was Great. The staff was nice and caring. I came in to get an extraction and the Dr was very gentle and took his time […]
Latasha S.
Everyone was professional and friendly
Judith F.
The service is great and everyone is very polite, nice and caring.
Kimberly Y.
Dr. Ballani is "awesome" and his staff is professional, talented & compassionate.
Laura O.
Their service is great!
Kailyn J.
Dr Farber really cares about his patients that was the easiest root canal I've ever had done. I definitely have found me a great dentist. The entire […]
Phillip W.
I have a great rapport with my hygienist. She is thorough, informative and "doesn't hurt too much." She has a great personality and I trust her work […]
Patricia S.
Great job.
Keith L.
Nice office and a great staff
Jeff L.
I got 5 fillings yesterday. I could tell the office was busy, but they didnt rush and remained attentive to my needs.
Nickole F.
Cheryl is always friendly and very professional....love Family Dental
Juanita H.
Terry and the front office staff are always personable. I never feel like just another patient.
Shantinique K.
I started going because of the name Gentle Dental and they hold up to the name. I am terrified of dentist mainly because of the pain, but here they […]
Tiara F.
All went well better then I thought
Mary B.
I was very empresses with the service I recieved. I came in 2 hours early for my appointment, because I got the times confused. Instead of telling me […]
Michael C.
I use to go to the dentist office when I was younger & decided to give it a try. I was amaze at the service. It was great & on time... I'm a working […]
Malinda N.
I don't like having dental work but this dentist office is one of best I have been to.
Sharon W.
Friendly Staff from Receptionist through Doctor Jim and Check out.
Mark S.
I absolutely would recommend your office to everyone. I loved the staff and the doc and the prices are very affordable.
Constance S.
This was the best experience I have ever had with multiple extractions. I would recommend you to anyone and everyone I can! Thank you!
Misty O.
My visits with the hygienist, Deb are always great.
Linda R.
Fast, professional, no excessive waiting, great value.
Joseph W.
We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
Learn More

We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

No Insurance? No Worries! See our discounts and offers here

For appointments, call us at: (855) 979-3393 or
Request an Appointment
For appointments, call: (855) 979-3393
Office Hours
    Get in touch:
    • Phone: (855) 979-3393