Meet our team

Meet our team

Our talented team members bring years of combined dental experience to our office. We proudly offer a comprehensive range of services to meet the needs of your entire family. Whether you’re seeking routine family dentistry to maintain your oral health or advanced orthodontic treatment options to achieve the perfect smile.

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“Caring for your smile with a smile”

At Gentle Dentist in St. Clair Shores, our mission is simple: to care for your smile with a smile. We believe that a healthy, beautiful smile is essential to overall well-being, and our dedicated team is committed to helping you achieve and maintain optimal dental health. Our office combines advanced dental technology with a warm, welcoming atmosphere to ensure every visit is a positive experience.

 

Our experienced professionals bring years of combined dental expertise to offer a comprehensive range of services tailored to your individual needs. From routine cleanings and preventive care to more complex procedures, we are equipped to handle all aspects of family dentistry. We understand that each patient is unique, and we take the time to create personalized treatment plans that address your specific concerns and goals.

 

In addition to our general dental services, we are proud to offer advanced orthodontic treatment options. Whether you are considering traditional braces or modern alternatives like Invisalign, our orthodontic specialists are here to guide you through the process and help you achieve the perfect smile. We believe that orthodontic treatment should be accessible to everyone, and we work with you to navigate insurance and financial options, ensuring you receive the care you need within your budget.

 

At Gentle Dentist, we understand that visiting the dentist can sometimes be stressful. That’s why our friendly staff goes above and beyond to make each visit as comfortable and pleasant as possible. From the moment you walk through our doors, you will be greeted with a smile and treated with the utmost care and respect. We strive to create an environment where you feel relaxed and confident in the quality of care you receive.

 

Choose Gentle Dentist in St. Clair Shores, where our mission is to care for your smile with a smile. Let us help you achieve a healthy, beautiful smile that you can be proud of!

Dr. Christopher Tremblay

Dr. Christopher Tremblay

DDS

About Dr. Christopher Tremblay:

Dr. Christopher Tremblay graduated from Brother Rice High School where he was on the bowling and golf teams.

Education

He went on to attend Michigan State University (Go Green!) for his undergraduate studies where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Human Biology with a minor in Chemistry.

Experience

He graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy Dental School with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. During his time at UDM, he served as Treasurer on the Board of Directors for his graduating class.

Outside the Office

In his free time, you can find him on the golf course, playing hockey, bowling, spending time with his family and friends, and walking his dog, Charlie. He recently got married this past August and resides in Royal Oak. Dr. Tremblay is passionate about patient care and helping educate patients about the importance of oral health and the role it plays in a person’s overall health and well-being.

Dr. Tingxi Liu

Dr. Tingxi Liu

Orthodontic Specialist & DDS

About Dr. Tingxi Liu:

Dr. Liu grew up around metro Detroit where she lives with her husband and 3-year-old daughter.

Education

Tingxi Liu, DDS, MS received her Doctor of Dental Surgery and Master’s degree in Orthodontic specialty at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. Dr. Liu prides herself on establishing trusting and close relationships with her patients. She puts patients’ needs and considerations at the forefront of treatment and seeks to educate patients and give them the best and most confident smiles.

Experience

Dr. Liu is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, The Great Lakes Association of Orthodontists, the Michigan Association of Orthodontists, and the Michigan Dental Association

Outside the Office

Dr. Liu grew enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors, connecting with nature and traveling.

Dr. Jocelyn Friesen

Dr. Jocelyn Friesen

DDS

Education

Dr. Jocelyn Friesen went to University of Detroit Mercy where she earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and went on to University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry to obtain her Doctorate of Dental Surgery.

Experience

She has worked on both sides of the border since graduation. She enjoys practicing general dentistry and focuses on creating a comfortable environment for her patients so she can come alongside them as they achieve optimal oral health and create the smile they desire.

Outside the Office

Dr. Friesen resides in Clinton Township with her husband. She spends her spare time spending time with her family, going for walks, and spending time outdoors.

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PATIENT TESTIMONIALS

“All the staff are exceptionally warm and welcoming as well as professional. ”