Gentle Dental of Center City
201 South 13th Street, 1st Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Welcome to Gentle Dental of Center City

At Gentle Dental of Center City we offer quality, convenient dental care for the whole family. Located at 201 South 13th Street, 1st Floor, Philadelphia, PA, 19107, we provide many dental services including dental hygiene, crowns, dentures, and various cosmetic procedures among many other services. We accept most insurance plans and offer payment options to fit any budget.

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Proper dental care is important at all ages. Good dental health requires that you take care of your teeth daily and have regular dental check ups. It is recommended that you receive regular professional dental check-up and cleaning.

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Dental
Implants

Replace missing teeth.

Restore your

self-confidence.

Everything
In One
Location
  • Family dental services
  • Cosmetic dental services
  • Specialty dental services
We Make It Easy
to Smile
  • Convenient hours
  • Fast service
  • Friendly team
Office Hours
Mon. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tue. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wed. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thu. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sat. – 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sun. – Closed

Open the 1st Saturday of each month.

Phone: (215) 941-5634
Fax: (215) 732-3805
Dental Emergency?
For medical emergencies, please call 911
Teeth Whitening

Regain your confidence and look your best with any one of a variety of teeth whitening options.

$500
off
Invisalign®
40% off
Dental Care
for New Members*
$2,850
Dental
Implants*

Welcome to Gentle Dental of Center City, Your Experienced Philadelphia Dentists

Since 1995, our family dental center has been providing professional dental care with a personal touch. Our compassionate Philadelphia dentists in Center City treat adults, adolescents, and children from as young as age seven. For travel convenience, we’re located close to public transportation at 201 South 13th Street, 1st Floor in Philadelphia. Our office is on the corner of 13th and Walnut St. in Center City, next to Royal Bank. We’re open on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. We also accept sudden dental emergencies and accommodate these patients as quickly as we can. Our staff speaks English, Spanish, German, Russian, and Polish to offer a more comfortable experience to our culturally diverse community.

Our staff and dentists in Center City Philadelphia are dedicated to providing outstanding dental care to patients of all ages. We strive to create a warm, friendly atmosphere and make everyone feel comfortable. Our highly skilled dentists and caring, helpful staff get to personally know each patient and treat them just like family. This has our enabled our trusted local dentist office to earn a long and loyal following from families throughout the community.

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The Affordable Family Dentists in Center City Philadelphia

At Gentle Dental of Center City, our knowledgeable Philadelphia dentists perform both general dentistry procedures and cosmetic dentistry treatments to give patients healthy, attractive smiles. We offer a wide range of general dental services, including preventative check-ups, cleanings, oral cancer screenings, crowns, bridges, dentures, and dental reconstruction, along with providing protective snore guards. Our cosmetic dental treatments range from bonding and porcelain veneers, to many teeth-whitening treatments, such as in-office bleaching, at-home whitening, and the Zoom!® teeth whitening system. We also provide orthodontic treatment, including Invisalign® invisible braces. We always carefully explain every procedure, discuss each patient’s preferences, and answer any questions. This ensures that patients receive the most appropriate services and have a comfortable dental care experience.

No Need for Concern About the Cost of Dental Care

We understand that the cost of dental care can be challenging for families, which is why we make many payment options available. Along with accepting most dental insurance plans, Gentle Dental of Center City takes the DentRite® discount dental plan and offers affordable financing options to make dental costs easier to manage. We also regularly features exclusive cost-saving deals and discounts on many of the dental services that families need the most. More information about these affordable options is available from our staff.

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Our Services

We are proud to offer a variety of dental services to meet the needs of all ages and dental conditions.

  • General Dentistry

    Visiting a general dentist regularly is essential to long-term dental health.

  • Cosmetic Dentistry

    The appearance of your teeth can have a profound effect on your self-confidence.

Meet Our Dental Staff

Meet the Team

James C. Tate, DDS

General Dentist

Jae Shin, DMD

General Dentist

Dr. Jae Shin earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Case […]

Chhitiz Shrestha, DMD

General Dentist

Doctor of Medical Dentistry degree; University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine

The staff was extremely accommodating and friendly!
Samantha K.
Clean office, short wait time
Margaret D.
The staff is very kind & pleasant all the time during my visits even in distress, they handled my situation & made me very comfortable & that’s every visit.
Tyrone B.
Such a great staff and truly gentle as is their name!!
Eric P.
Doctor’s kind information
Daria S.
I love them! They are truly a painfree dental experience! I am so happy to have found them when I had an emergency. I will stay with Gentle Dental for on.
Jean M.
I am one who is very nervous when it comes to having any type of dental work. The staff was very nice and patient with me. They explained every aspect of the work that needed to be done. I will definitely be returning.
Sherry B.
Helena is an excellent hygienist: very thorough, intelligent, and patient with my questions.
Michael D.
The dentist was, very friendly and explained to me everything that he was going to do. The staff was, also friendly. It was, a very comfortable experience.
Gloria H.
Very good customer service
Nastashia G.
Friendly service, professionalism, and swiftness in dental procedure
Shuja M.
Your technician is very thorough and reliable. You keep my teeth in good shape.
Joan G.
Friendly, comfortable, provide explainations. Consistent service throughout years.
Julia G.
Excellent service and very nice:) THANKS!
Brandon
Always a pleasant experience! Great work and friendly staff.
Debbie
They are so great at what they do I highly recommend them!!!!!
Kiera M.
Took care of my problem quickly and was very professional and friendly. Also was in no pain and I got 4 wisdom teeth extracted.
Nakeisha S.
Treatment was flawless. Everyone was nice. I am referring my best friend.
April N.
Amazing and pleasant staff
Javier D.
We have been going to Gentle Dental of Center City for over a year. The staff is amazing and accommodating. The dentist is friendly and responsive to our needs. We recommend them for services.
Jeremiah C.
We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
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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.

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For appointments, call us at: (215) 941-5634 or
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For appointments, call: (215) 941-5634
Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (215) 941-5634
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