Gentle Dental of Blue Bell
790 Penllyn Blue Bell Pike, Suite 103, Blue Bell, PA 19422

Braces for Adults Give Grown-Ups a New Reason to Smile


The best orthodontists in Blue Bell don’t just treat teenagers; more and more adults are improving their smiles and their dental health with orthodontic treatments. It’s never too late to enhance your smile, but getting braces can also protect you from dental health issues caused by problems like misaligned or crowded teeth. It’s difficult or even impossible to clean overlapping teeth properly. The situation allows plaque and food debris to build up, and contributes to periodontal disease, which may eventually cause tooth loss. If they make it difficult for you to chew properly, your dental problems can even affect your gastrointestinal system.

Understand Your Options
for Orthodontic Treatments

There are a few options for braces for adults. Traditional braces may be made from clear plastic, metal, or natural-looking ceramic. Each material has its own benefits. If you have severe bite problems or crooked teeth, metal braces may be more effective at moving your teeth into position. Clear braces are typically effective for moderate problems. and they provide a natural-looking appearance that may be preferable if wearing visible braces would make you feel uncomfortable; however, they cost more. Plus, the adhesive that’s used to hold the brackets in place is easily stained by smoking and certain foods and drinks such as cola, red wine, and coffee.

Braces for Adults Can Improve Your Smile

Your family dentist can provide a referral to an orthodontist in Blue Bell. The best orthodontists understand the special needs of older patients, and they can help you decide which treatment options are the most practical for your dental problems and your lifestyle. You may have to wear braces longer than a typical teenager because your bones have stopped growing, but the benefits of your great new smile will be worth the wait.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Blue Bell, call Gentle Dental of Blue Bell today at (267) 439-4912 or make an appointment.

Gentle Dental offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Blue Bell. With 14 affiliated practices in the Greater Philadelphia area, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Gentle Dental of Blue Bell, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Gentle Dental of Blue Bell.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
The visit was very positive. I have a fear of dentists, and everyone from the staff to the dentist made me feel at ease.
Bernadette R.
Nice, clean office. Everyone was so nice. I always hated the dentist but my hygienist was so nice and personable and didn’t scrape my gums to pieces like others have in the past. The dentist was […]
Anna L.
Friendly dentist and staff. Procedure was done quickly and efficiently.
Stacie T.
Comprehensive care, polite customer service, caring staff.
Karen W.
I am a patient of Dr. Amrute and Fern is my Dental Hygienist. Dr. Amrute is knowledgeable, patient and kind. Fern makes me feel like going to the dentist is a treat. She is personable and caring. […]
Ashley S.
Quick, painless, skilled and pleasant.
Amy W.
Staff are wonderful
Thomas C.
Dr. Amrut is fast, skilled and painless! I detest going to the dentist, so my review really counts. He helped me in an emergency – my boss recommended him. He’s very, very nice and explains […]
Amy W.
Service and expertise is fantastic.
John S.
I recommended Gentle Dental to my friend. She is as happy with the staff and service as I am!!
Diana R.
Fern is always so friendly & easy to talk to – even in the middle of a teeth cleaning. The dentist gives great advice & is extremely polite. I’ll pay for the more expensive dental plan […]
Paige K.
Staff is very nice and accommodating, love my experiences there.
Philip D.
Nice staff, cleanliness, the dentist explained everything I asked.
Tasha R.
Pleasant, relaxing experience. Hygienist is awesome. Dentist spent a lot of time with me answering my questions.
Janet C.
Great care from the dentist. Professional staff.
Richard C.
I’ve been coming to Gentle Dental for 7 years and love it. The hygienist and dentist are very skilled and very friendly and kind. I couldn’t be more happy and pleased with my dental care. […]
Alyce B.
Best experience for my child. She’s happy going to the dentist. Thank you
Julia W.
All involved in the office/workers are very friendly ad helpful.
Richard H.
Every visit is warm and pleasant.
Terri L.
The Dr. In charge of removing the tooth was amazing. Once I was in the chair it was in and out. No pain during or after. 2 days post op and nothing more than a little irritation.
Austin M.
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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Office Hours
  • Monday 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday Closed
  • Saturday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed
Get in touch:
  • Phone: (267) 439-4912
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