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General Dentistry/Oral Hygiene

A smile is worth a million words.

Every patient has different oral health needs, so finding a specialist that provides individualized dental care can help you achieve your desired results. Gentle Care Dentistry offers its patients comprehensive dental care. Your dentist can perform numerous preventative and specialty services that will keep your smile healthy and dazzling. We utilize the most innovative technologies to deliver the most efficient treatment and beautiful cosmetic effects possible. You will receive the professional and compassionate care you deserve at Gentle Care Dentistry in Las Cruces, New Mexico as we carefully address your dental needs.

If you have any dental questions or concerns, call our office today at 575-524-3722 to schedule your consultation at Gentle Care Dentistry!

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Comprehensive Care

Oral Hygiene

Oral Hygiene

Adopting an efficient dental routine is a crucial component of optimal oral health. During your visit to Gentle Care Dentistry, your dentist can help you establish healthy at-home oral hygiene habits to keep your teeth healthy between appointments.

Preventative Care

Preventative Care

Regular dental check-ups help identify and prevent detrimental oral conditions. At Gentle Care Dentistry, we offer preventative care services such as digital x-rays, meticulous teeth cleanings, and thorough oral examinations.

Specialty Services

Specialty Services

By choosing Gentle Care Dentistry, you can obtain the most comprehensive dental care under one roof. We offer a range of modern specialty services in-house including sedation, pediatric, and periodontal dentistry.

General Dentistry and Oral Hygiene Services


New Patients

Your initial visit to Gentle Care Dentistry is the first step to building a relationship with your dentist. Getting to know your medical history and dental needs will help us deliver the care you desire. If you are new to our practice, you can save time by printing and filling out the necessary new patient forms before your first appointment.


We have simplified the appointment process by providing online scheduling. Should you experience any delays on your way to your scheduled appointment or need to reschedule it for another day, please call our office as soon as you can.

Pain Management

Depending on the procedure being performed, your dentist may prescribe pain medication to manage any discomfort following your treatment. Applying a cold compress can also help reduce swelling and pain after a dental procedure.


At Gentle Care Dentistry, we offer our patients several financing options and work with an experienced financial coordinator. We accept Delta Dental and United Concordia, among other insurance plans. We also accept checks, cash, or credit cards. Our financial coordinator can also help to develop a flexible payment plan for you.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How can I prevent gum disease?

    Most dental specialists recommend brushing your teeth twice a day and flossing daily. You can also ask your dentist or dental hygienist to demonstrate the best oral hygiene techniques to use at home for dental maintenance.

  • Which periodontal services are offered at Gentle Care Dentistry?

    We offer many periodontal treatments, including:

    • Periodontal cleanings
    • Root planing and scaling
    • Biopsy
    • Frenectomy
    • Occlusal adjustment
  • Will my teeth look whiter after my check-up appointment?

    While regular cleanings can help keep your teeth looking clean, they do not produce additional whitening. However, if you desire a whiter smile, you can opt for any of the following:

  • Does Gentle Care Dentistry offer child orthodontics?

    No, we only offer adult orthodontics. However, we do work with orthodontic and pediatric dentists in the area if we need to refer our young patients.

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