Andrew M. Spector, D.M.D., FAGD, FICOI
Gentle Dentistry, P.A.
Dr. Andrew Spector continues the 61-year Bergen County legacy of “Gentle Dentistry.” Emulating its name, Gentle Dentistry P.A. is a full-service, multi-specialty practice for all ages that provides minimally invasive dental care supported by today’s most advanced technologies. Bolstered by state-of-the-art infection control protocols and equipment, Gentle Dentistry has always run on the philosophy “Our patients come first.” Dr. Andrew Spector, a trusted expert in restorative, implant and cosmetic dentistry, specializes in two-visit smile makeovers and is celebrated in the field for his expertise in technology-driven care. “Our treatment goals revolve around one concept, utilizing technology and techniques that can simplify even the most complex procedures for our patients,” says Dr. Spector. Combined with a distinguished team of associates, specialists, and a highly trained compassionate staff, the practice is uniquely qualified to handle all of your dental needs under one roof.
With a focus on aesthetics, the team at Gentle Dentistry uses state-of-the-art prevention programs to keep every patient’s needs at a minimum. Extensive high-tech services such as 3D imaging, digital scanning, and the most advanced laser care, allow Dr. Spector and his team perform the fastest and most accurate treatment during each phase whether your care includes dental implants, full-mouth rehabilitation, cosmetic dentistry or general care. “It’s our never-ending endeavor to make your family’s dental care effortless and to ensure that every case is completed to the utmost of perfection,” says Dr. Spector.
Gentle Dentistry P.A. offers a comprehensive list of services. The list includes two-visit smile makeovers, Cerec™ Single Visit Crowns, Solea™ CO2 laser fillings/Gum Care, minimally-invasive guided implant surgery and sleep dentistry. The practice offers outstanding results in snoring and sleep apnea treatment through the use of 3D airway imaging, seamless communication with your Sleep Medicine Physician, and comfortable Oral Appliances. General dentistry is always delivered through the use of today’s most advanced technologies including laser gum care and fillings, state-of-the-art early detection oral cancer screening and full-service hygiene/preventive care. In addition to family care for all ages, Gentle Dentistry also offers all implant alternatives to dentures, minimally invasive “microscopic” root canals, and oral surgery such as wisdom teeth extractions, along with the use of IV sedation.
“My passion revolves around the ability to craft the smile that you desire and together we envision,” says Dr. Spector. “My priority when consulting with a patient who is expressing interest in cosmetic care is to listen and determine the best enhancements for their individual and unique smile, based on their expectations and my years of experience,” Dr. Spector adds. “Our digital previews allow the patient to try on the discussed smile and experience how a well-done smile makeover can change their lives.”
Dr. Spector has built a long-standing 26-year relationship with a world-renowned aesthetic lab based in New York which he uses to create a personalized smile design that satisfies even the most challenging cases. “The laboratory translates my vision into the desired result the patient and I hope to achieve,” says Dr. Spector. “Together we are able to provide the dental artistry that guarantees you will be beyond satisfied from start to finish.”
Dr. Spector is also a passionate educator and renowned lecturer. He has trained more than 2,000 dentists on the newest dental techniques and restorations and teaches 300 hours a year of hands-on, nationally- recognized coursework to aspiring esthetic and implant dentists around the world. Dr. Spector has been awarded Fellowships in the Academy of General Dentistry, The International Congress of Oral Implantology and The International Academy of Dental-Facial Aesthetics. Dr. Spector is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. His stellar training also included a two-year residency program in Full Mouth Rehabilitation and Surgical Restorative Implantology at New York University. He has also served as Clinical Associate Professor at New York University, teaching surgical and prosthetic implantology. Dr. Spector is also a graduate of the Americus Center for Aesthetic Dentistry.
A visit to Gentle Dentistry will forever change the way you look at dental care.