Gentle Dentistry is a general dental practice whose mission is to:

  • Make every visit as comfortable as possible, treating each patient with respect and sensitivity
  • Provide the best preventive and restorative care possible, striving for perfection with each dental procedure

Ruchi Grover, D.D.S.Dr. Ruchi Grover received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from New York University’s College of Dentistry in 2010. Before going to dental school she also earned an M.S. in neuroscience at the University of Hartford in Connecticut.

Gentle Dentistry provides excellent care and makes our experiences at the dentist comfortable and relaxing! We think they’re great! — Jim and Susan R., Amherst

Gentle Dentistry is conveniently located where Whately and South Deerfield meet, at the junction of Rts. 116 and 5 &10, just off Exit 24 of I-91. It’s a quick trip to our office for people who live or work in Amherst, Northampton, Sunderland, Hatfield, Conway, Montague, Leverett, and Greenfield, as well as Whately and South Deerfield.

We are currently accepting new patients

If you are having an urgent dental problem, please call us at 413.665.3460.

Click here to download our new patient forms so you will be prepared for your first appointment. We accept payment from several dental insurance plans. If you have other insurance coverage you can still use your benefits as our patient—ask us for details. We are pleased to offer discounted fees to all of our patients who pay in full at the time of service.

Staff at Deerfield Gentle Dentistry

Wonderful experience. Honest, friendly, reliable office with outstanding doctors and I’ve never felt more informed as a patient than during that time. I am thankful to all the doctors because they later greatly improved my smile!
—Madhu S.

Our office will only be treating emergencies.

Dear Patients,

In an effort to help control the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), our office will limit appointments to essential and emergency procedures until April 7, 2020 or further notice.

If you have an upcoming hygiene or non-urgent appointment, we will be in contact with you soon to reschedule and we will notify you when we are fully prepared to resume business as usual for all of our patients.

If you are scheduled for an urgent procedure we may contact you to see if you would like to reschedule and have your treatment completed sooner. We also want to assure you that we have implemented enhanced infection control procedures for the safety of our patients and team members.

We care about each of you and hope that you and your family will remain in good health during this difficult time.

Our phone lines will remain open to all of our patients for questions and concerns. If you are experiencing pain or have any dental emergency, please don’t hesitate to call our office at 413-665-3460.

—Ruchi Grover, D.D.S. and the Gentle Dentistry staff