Gentle Dental of St. Clair Shores
26210 Harper Avenue, Suite 100, St. Clair Shores, MI 48081

Affordable Dental Payment Options

As a leading source for affordable quality dental care in our geographic area, our dental practice provides budget-friendly options for you and your family. We are an affordable dentist conveniently located and with reasonable office hours to serve you better. If you are in need of affordable dental services that can address your immediate and long-term needs, we could be the right choice for your family. We work with patients from early childhood through retirement years, making it easier for you to manage your care and your finances while enjoying the cleanest teeth and the most brilliant smiles possible.

Flexible Financing Arrangements

We often receive referrals from current patients who are asked, “Do you know of a dentist near me that takes payments?” We are proud of our innovative dental payment plans and our ability to help patients manage their financial situations more easily. By combining our already low prices with the ability to pay for our services over time, we can make dental care truly affordable for you and your family members. If you need a dentist with payment plans that makes sense for your needs and your financial situation, we are pleased to be able to serve you with effective solutions for your current needs. Continue reading

DentRite® Discount Plan

If you do not currently have insurance to cover your dental costs, the dental discount plans available from DentRite® may be a viable solution for your needs. By joining DentRite, you can enjoy discount dental services from participating providers. Our office is proud to be a part of the DentRite network and able to offer discounted prices for patients who choose to become members of these affordable dental plans. DentRite offers an extensive price list that allows you to plan for the exact cost of your procedures in advance of your treatment. Membership in DentRite also entitles you to significant discounts on eyewear and hearing aids for even more savings now and in the future. Continue reading

Most Dental Insurance Accepted

Thanks to our many years in the dental industry, we can accept most forms of dental insurance to reduce the costs of your care. Our administrators work with affordable dental insurance companies and top-end employer-sponsored plans to make sure that as much of your costs as possible are covered. Our experience also means we can recommend inexpensive dental insurance options accepted by our practice and help you find the right low cost dental insurance plans for your needs. Continue reading

Special Offers

Along with our array of discounted services, we also offer new patient dental specials tailored to suit your needs. This promotional pricing is intended to help you manage the initial costs of your dental care and allows you to enjoy reduced costs on x-rays, exams and other necessary treatments to enhance the beauty and function of your teeth and gums. Our dental cleaning specials are another way that we work to save you money on the cost of dental care through our office. Call us to schedule your appointment today. Learn more about our special offers and discounts

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Dr. Ascano and the staff
Sage J.
Office staff is top notch. Always pleasant, cheerful, helpful. My kids love Dr Ascano. Makes having dental work an easy going experience. Would highly recommend & have​recommended.
Chris R.
Love the staff and people here! They get you in and out with NO PAIN but leave with a AWESOME SMILE!!
Eddie J.
Very close to my home (so I’m referring my daughter there), plus my teeth feel very clean after a cleaning & they gave good advice on using a water pick since I hate using floss.
Shari H.
They were very polite. They take good care of you.
Crystal C.
My daughter and I had a very good experience the people very nice professional and kind and yes very gentle my daughter’s a big baby
Jacob A.
Everyone was helpful and friendly. Very accommodating!
Dianne P.
Dr. Ascano is very caring and personable. He really makes a point to get to know his patients. The staff at Gentle Dental are VERY helpful too!
Satyra J.
Dr. Duan is an excellent dentist. I thank her for fixing a dental emergency so quickly a couple days ago. I have been going to this dentist office for a couple years now and everyone has been nice […]
Robert C.
Such an amazing staff all around. Kathy, Dr. Ascano and Dr. Duan are all so knowledgeable and kind. They made me feel so comfortable even though I was a pain to them and have a crazy fear of the […]
Allissa B.
Great friendly and caring staff
Mayzie G.
I love Them!!! They are family oriented, respectful, flexible and do a great job!!!!
Jacquelyn S.
Dr. Ascano and his entire staff are always so nice that I feel like I’m visiting with friends! They do a wonderful job and are very patient with my daughter. I highly recommend Gentle Dental on […]
Brad B.
The dentist was very pleasant, and the staff is very friendly. I truly love this dental office.
Lamar R.
Great atmosphere, the staff and dentists were extremely nice and helpful….They are really funny too ….I have my reservation about going to the dentist, but not anymore!!! They are the epitome of […]
MRS E.
It took me over 20years to get to the dentist. If I would have known Dr. Ascano was out there I would have gone sooner. From the very first visit he took all my fears away and made me feel […]
Sandra M.
Dr. Duan fixed a tooth that I thought was going to cost me a lot of money, I never even thought of the way that she fixed it as I’m not a dentist… Anyways I came out of there with spending under […]
Heidi B.
Awesome care from the whole team!
Cari W.
Dr. Duan, Dr. Ascano and the entire front office make up the best dental staff in all of SE Michigan. Thank you for your quick and painless extractions and your reasonable pricing. Will only […]
Brandon W.
Awesome staff and dentist!
Christine V.
Office Hours
Mon. – 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tue. – 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Wed. – 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thu. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sat. – 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Every other Saturday
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (248) 850-1809
Fax: (586) 779-0632
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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: (248) 850-1809 or
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For appointments, call: (248) 850-1809
Office Hours
  • Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed
Get in touch:
  • Phone: (248) 850-1809
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