Gentle Dental at Gratiot Avenue
11180 Gratiot Avenue, Detroit, MI 48213

Oral Hygiene in East Detroit, MI

The right dental hygiene routine can enhance the beauty and health of your teeth. Making sure that you and your family members receive the best dental care can be challenging, however. At our dental office, we can provide you with the best oral hygiene in East Detroit to ensure the healthiest and most beautiful smiles ever. By scheduling regular visits with us, you and your entire family can protect your teeth and gums now and into the future.

What Is Good Oral Hygiene?

Most dental experts recommend brushing after every meal to remove food particles and debris. Flossing in the morning and evening can remove plaque and food from between teeth and can reduce the risk of cavities and gum disease. Teeth cleaning appointments should usually be scheduled every six months to remove the buildup of tartar and to eliminate plaque that may build up in hard-to-reach areas between teeth. These visits can also provide early warning of conditions that could negatively affect the health of your teeth and gums.

Tips for Better Oral Hygiene

A few simple oral hygiene tips can help you and your family maintain your teeth and gums in tip-top condition. Here are some proven strategies for the proper care of your teeth:

  • Floss your teeth before brushing to ensure the best results. This will allow you to brush away any plaque or debris that flossing can remove from between teeth.
  • Check with our office to determine which type of toothbrush is best suited to your needs. In general, soft to medium bristles work best and are unlikely to damage your teeth or gums during brushing.
  • Brushing your teeth after every meal can prevent plaque from building up and can protect them against cavities and tooth decay.
  • Scheduling regular teeth cleaning appointments is necessary to remove plaque and tartar deposits. Our office can provide you with the best solutions for all your dental health needs.

Oral Hygiene for Healthier Teeth

Our expert dental staff can provide you with the best oral hygiene instructions for every member of your family. We offer pediatric dental care that is geared specifically towards helping your children feel more confident throughout the process. Our dental technicians can quickly identify any issues with adult teeth and can provide you with the most effective treatments, allowing you to enjoy the best possible solutions for your dental situation.

The Importance of Dental Hygiene for Kids

Giving your children the right start is critical to their futures. Investing in dental care is a solid way to protect them against tooth decay, cavities and other issues that can cause pain and reduce the beauty of their smiles. By making regular appointments for exams and teeth cleaning, you can provide your children with the gift of dental health now and in the future.

Establishing Your Dental Hygiene Routine

Our dental team can help you set up a regular schedule of appointments for yourself and your family. We will work with you to ensure that your teeth and gums are healthy and that you enjoy the best solutions possible for all your dental care needs.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Everything was done correctly and the people are nice respectful and very helpful
Shamyra G.
I love the facility and staff my son is very comfortable here
Carl H.
Did a walk-in appointment at this dental office and was amazed about how fast and efficient my visit was! Ive always been a bit wary about dental visits, but thanks to the amazing work from Dr.Z and […]
Jessica P.
I like how everyone welcome me as a new patient. Everyone is really nice and polite.
Brittany F.
They were respectful, understanding, kind, and made my children and I their priority. They made we understood what was happening, what they was going to do with each of my children. They were […]
Dayvon M.
This is the best dentist ever !!!!! They really were gentle and not expensive at all ….
D E.
Dr Z is awesome. The staff is friendly yet professional.
Deana C.
This office is very nice and professional .
Colette J.
They make you feel like family…very professional
Caryn B.
There isn’t a long wait, I like that they have security. The staff is very polite and the office is very clean. Parking is ok.
Shay T.
I take my son here and he loves it since the first day he went keep up the great work
Latisha W.
Good service
Jimmie M.
Friendly, great environment, and knowledgeable people
Ebony W.
I’m 29 now and I’ve been coming here since I was 5. They’ve been around a long time and this is the only dentist office I’ve ever been to because they’re the only […]
Deanna H.
The staff is very kind,the service great and Dr.Z makes sure that you understand the procedures when he see’s you.
Charlene P.
I am the guardian for Marcus Hinton. I had my dentures repaired at your office and was impressed at number of little children you served. Most skipped happily inside for their procedure and skipped […]
Marcus H.
I’ve been taking my kids to this dentist since their very first dental visits. They’re usually out in an hr and a half tops! The staff are normally pleasant. The kids love it and they […]
AunDree E.
Very professional, staff.
Timothy K.
Everyone was friendly and caring and very helpful it’s clean respectful
Shamyra G.
Good service
Mizell R.
Office Hours
Mon. – 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Tue. – 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Wed. – 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Thu. – 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Fri. – 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Sat. – 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (313) 925-3090
Fax: (313) 245-1693
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Office Hours
  • Monday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Sunday Closed
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