Traditional Michigan (MI) Medicaid plans not accepted
Dr. Maha Bishara is an experienced general dentist who takes pride in her ability to treat her patients with a gentle touch and sincere concern for their comfort.
Tufts University, School of Dental Medicine, Boston Massachusetts; Doctor of Dental Medicine degree
Baghdad University, College of Dentistry; Iraq-Baghdad; Bachelor in Dental Surgery degree
Dental Area of Focus and Interests:
General dentistry, including but not limited to, root canal therapy, crowns, fixed and removable partial dentures, fixed dentures, cosmetic fillings, temporary crown and bridge fabrication
Affiliated/Dental-Related Associations and Organizations:
American Dental Association
Michigan Dental Association
Special smiles events at Special Olympics, Boston, Massachusetts
Medical dental mission to treat Iraqi and Syrian citizens displaced by ISIS in Beirut, Lebanon
Hobbies and Interests:
Classic music and art
Dr. Bishara is fluent in English, Arabic & Chaldean
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Traditional Michigan (MI) Medicaid plans not accepted:
Michigan (MI) Medicaid is accepted for patients 18 and under.
The Healthy Michigan Plans are accepted for adults.
- Monday 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
- Tuesday 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
- Wednesday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Thursday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Friday 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
- Saturday 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
* Closed 2nd Friday of every month Open 2nd Saturday of every month
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The staff at Gentle Dental in Shelby Twp have been my dental professionals for over 20 years. The facility is extremely clean, the dentists are knowledgeable and friendly, Debi the dental hygienist is thorough and efficient, and the atmosphere is pleasant and inviting. If you’re looking for a new dental office, check them out. Dr. Steffens is a young female dentist that is sure to make young…
There are so many great reviews of this place and due to my skepticism, I was a little worried that they were fabricated but truly, they are not! I took my chances and went to the office to find that the staff were extremely friendly and kind. My tooth was super loose and I was terrified but they were so kind that it eased a lot of my panic. They were very courteous when it comes to not having den…
I had not been to dentist in eight years because of bad experience somewhere else. I finally bit the bullet and made an appointment at gentle dental in Shelby. I feared that it had been so long I would be judged and told I was going to have all of my teeth ripped out! The whole staff was great and put me at ease, performed exam and X-rays quickly. Hygienist examined me and got me in for a cleaning…
Very thorough, answered all my questions, staff is friendly.
Everyone is friendly and the service is superb.
Everyone that helped me was awesome. Friendly and caring. I would recommend highly. So glad i chose this office.
They are super nice and very gentel I hate going to the dentist but felt secure here. It’s great they are open late a couple nights a week so my husband can go and doesn’t have to take off of work.
Excellent care and treatment! Staff is amazing and always so friendly. My family has been coming here for years!
I drive an extra 20 minutes out of my way to come here. Debi did a great job on my normally sensitive teeth and gums. She always takes her time and truly lives up to the “Gentle Dentle” name. Thanks for always providing a great experience.
Friendly staff, Dentist very patient with me.
Made sure of my insurance benefits before I got there. Took the exrays did the exam and I knew exactly how much I was going to have to pay up front. Everyone was really nice. They did their best to make sure I was comfortable.
I am new to this office and my first appointment was pleasant (well… as pleasant as going to the dentist can be, I guess!). The staff was nice and I loved Dr. Steffens.
always please with the office and staff
Dr. STEFFENS is great ! She took her time in explaining the procedure that she was performing and did a excellent job. Deborah, the Hygienist is fantastic ! as well . The entire staff at the office is just great !
Quality of service
Professionalism and kindness of all staff members.
Very professional, helpful, and kind especially since I am not very good at handling the dentist
Debi is the sweetest! She always makes my teeth super clean and puts a smile on my face :) I relocated to Florida and when I come back to see family I make sure to get my teeth cleaned here rather than there. Staffing is great and they squeezed me in short notice.
I love it there the workers there are very nice and helpful.
hygentist & dentist both were concered for the best p ossible outcomes for me
Friendly and efficient staff
Phenomenal staff and service! Very happy with my experience!
I had a small emergency they able to see me immediately they were all very friendly and helpful I had a small emergency been able to get me into your schedule immediately everyone was very helpful and friendlyi
The entire staff was extremely friendly and professional. I was comfortable the whole time.
Staff is friendly and service great. Very professional
very nice and friendly. very good dentist and cleaning done for your teeth
Absolutely fantastic place. I feel lucky to have found it. Genuinely careing, friendly and all around cool staff. Makes going to the dreaded dentist a million times better. I’ve been putting off dental work for years because in my experiences, dentists and their practices have sucked. But going here once, has uplifted, motivated and made me feel ready to get this all done. Keep up the good w…
The staff was very friendly and helpful.
Because they are so nice and friendly.
Very friendly and helpful staff.
very friendly professional I would recommend to anyone of my friends or family
friendly, professional employees, nice office,
Because the dentist and staff is phenomenal!
The office staff is very friendly and I love my hygienist, Debi.
Nice people , friendly and helpful.
Great care and advice from my hygienist, Debi Winkler. She is such an inspiration.
Quick, efficient and does the best to accommodate my schedule.
I’ve been coming here for quite a few years and feel like they really care about my health and understand my fears about any pain I might be feeling.
Good service, short wait times, friendly staff
Everybody’s polite and it sound like nobody’s out there to get your money Plus it’s close to my house and I will recommend this place
The staff is very friendly , they genuinely seem to care about you as a person. The dentist is very gentle , calming and does a great job.
Debbie is very thorough.
Great dentist! First time there and I didn’t feel any pressured into anything. Great experience.
The staff was very nice and professional. Dr Torres was great and he was very informative and explained the procedures.
This is the friendliness most caring office I have ever been to. The six staff members I encountered worked so well together and really seemed to enjoy working with one another, which made me feel so comfortable.
Minimal waiting, friendly and knowledgable staff.
My 4th time here and again a very comfortable and positive experience. All the staff seems very caring and accommodating about my needs and concerns. I have and will continue to refer this office to many others.
My cleaning, x-rays and examination were all handled very professionally and efficiently, so I was done in less than one hour.
So friendly, and we shared some laughs.
Great care and they don’t push unnecessary products or treatments. Just like my old family Dentist. Highly recommend.
Debbie was amazing. She is nice and made my day. It was my first cleaning in this office and she did a great job. I look forward to seeing her again in the future. Thanks Debbie.
Everyone here was so extremely friendly and professional. Going to the dentist is not my favorite thing to do but they sure made it a great experience
Debbie is an awesome hygienist. She is a passionate about her job and it shows in the results. Kate and Joslyn are awesome too. Keep up the good work GD Shelby.