TenderCare Dental provides a highly trained and motivated team in the Portland area to make your dental experience as pleasant as possible. Our Portland dentists offer tender, gentle care for all members of your family. Children and the elderly are always welcome here. At TenderCare, our focus is on providing a friendly, welcoming place where you’ll always feel comfortable. If you need a Beaverton dentist, Gladstone dentist, or dental care with any of our Portland area dental specialists, please contact us today. Whether you’re in need of a routine check-up or more intensive care, call us for an appointment. We want your next experience in the dentist’s chair to be relaxing and pain-free.

Our practice is committed to providing you and your family with safe, gentle, and state-of-the-art dental care. We understand that our patients may feel anxious about visiting the dentist, and our thoughtful dentists and staff at TenderCare Dental put forth an extra effort to make sure that you are comfortable and happy during your first TenderCare Dental appointment and every time […]

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Regular dental cleanings are the best investment in your smile. At your initial appointment and regular check-ups every six months, a trusted dental hygienist will gently and thoroughly clean your teeth. Cleanings help prevent cavities, tooth decay, gum disease and other conditions. A regular cleaning includes the removal of plaque, calculus and stains from teeth using ultrasonic and hand instruments. […]

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Cosmetic dental treatments have increased in popularity over the last several years. A bright, beautiful smile can help with self-esteem, confidence and overall appearance. With the latest technologies available, improving your smile has become faster and more affordable. Our cosmetic treatments can improve or correct bites, whiten teeth, change size or shape of teeth, and fill in unattractive gaps between teeth. […]

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The Main Cause of Periodontal Disease Bacteria cause periodontal disease. Plaque is a sticky substance, full of bacteria, that forms on teeth. When plaque hardens over time, it is called calculus. Plaque and calculus provide irregular surfaces that allow these bacteria to attach easily. Periodontal disease (also referred to as periodontitis or gum disease) occurs when bacteria gets into the […]

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Preventative dental care is crucial to your overall good dental health. Our dentists and staff work with each individual patient to answer questions and address needs in order for you to maintain a bright, healthy smile. At TenderCare Dental, the care and comfort of each patient is our first priority. Routine Dental Examination At your first appointment, your TenderCare dentist […]

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Regardless of the reason, your teeth may need restorative work in order to keep your whole mouth healthy. Your TenderCare dentist and staff maintain high standards of compassion and quality of work, partnering with you for a long-term solution for your dental needs. The restorative dental care procedures offered at TenderCare dental offices include the following. Dental Fillings (Tooth-Colored Restorations) […]

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TenderCare Dental provides teeth straightening for the Portland, OR area with orthodontics and orthodontic procedures.  At TenderCare Dental, our focus is to improve your appearance, improve your health, and to make you look beautiful with our dental braces. Some lucky people never need to get braces but for the rest of us it is almost like a rite of passage.  […]

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The overall goal at TenderCare Dental Center is to help you maintain comprehensive dental health. A root canal procedure may become necessary in order to retain as many natural teeth as  possible and ensure the health of your smile. Why Do I Need a Root Canal? Many people cringe at the thought of a root canal, but it is a […]

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TenderCare Dental offers children’s dentistry. TenderCare dentist and team members strive to help children feel comfortable and have fun as they visit our offices. Our relaxed atmosphere encourages children to enjoy their regular dental visits and allows them to look forward to visiting us as they grow and develop. The Foundation of Good Dental Health At TenderCare Dental, we emphasize […]

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TenderCare Dental provides patients of all ages with quality teeth whitening and and tooth bonding to improve the natural look of your smile. Consider teeth whitening or bonding if your teeth are darkened from age, coffee, tea, or smoking. Tooth whitening can begin in our office with a treatment using a curing light and be completed with take-home bleaching procedures […]

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Mercury Free Fillings at TenderCare Dental When comparing amalgam with more current composite fillings, the issues concern more than appearance. Dr. Andrew Thompson and Dr. Justin Marostica dentists in Portland, Oregon at TenderCare Dental, practices the safe replacement of amalgam fillings with tooth-colored composite material. Amalgam fillings, also known as silver fillings, are the traditional treatment for stopping the progression of tooth […]

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Crowns and conventional bridges or dentures may not be your only options when replacing missing teeth. For some people, dental implants offer a smile that looks and feels very natural. Surgically placed below the gums over a series of appointments, implants fuse to the jawbone and serve as a base for individual replacement teeth, bridges or a partial denture. Implants […]

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Have you lost some or all of your teeth because of periodontal disease, tooth decay or injury? Losing one or more of your permanent teeth as a result of an accident, natural aging, or illness can be unfortunate and have a negative effect on your ability to chew as well as your self esteem. We want to give you back […]

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Wouldn’t it be wonderful to never dread the dentist again? That’s only one of the many benefits of sedation dentistry at TenderCare Dental. And if it’s been a while since your last dental visit, our doctors can correct any resulting damage or decay, usually in just one or two visits. Whether you need a cavity filled, dentures fitted, treatment for […]

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Cavities can hide in your teeth. It is our goal to help you maintain and improve your oral health. To achieve this goal, the dental care that you and your family receive in our office always includes state of the art equipment. Among the newest technologies is a small laser instrument called the DIAGNOdent, which scans your teeth for hidden […]

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We have laser treatment options available. We offer the latest in laser technology, available for soft tissue modification. The laser performs minor surgical procedures and eliminates bacteria without anesthesia for greater patient comfort. Laser is a less invasive way to prepare the gums around the teeth for better impressions when we do crown and bridgework that is sent to outside […]

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