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What to expect at your appointment:

While many things have changed, one thing has remained the same: our commitment to your safety. We are doing our very best to provide you with the same high level of care and attention to detail that you have become accustomed to receiving at each appointment.

We will continue to follow the sterilization and disinfection guidelines provided by the CDC and OSHA. As you can imagine, these guidelines have changed as a result of the COVID-19 crisis and we are committed to making the necessary changes to follow the new, updated guidelines with additional direction from the American Academy of Periodontology, the American Dental Association, and the Pennsylvania Dental Association.

If you are having any Covid-19 symptoms or have had any recent Covid-19 exposure please call the office to reschedule your appointment.


Welcome to Scott A. Gradwell, D.M.D., F.A.G.D, P.C.

Since 1990, patients across the Lehigh Valley have trusted Dr. Scott A. Gradwell for personalized, caring implant dentistry and periodontal services. Our practice is based in Allentown, PA and was founded on the idea of providing each patient with kind, friendly care and services. Each member of our staff is here to help you understand your care options and improve your oral health.


Your gums form a protective foundation for your teeth, so it’s important to keep them healthy. Our practice provides gentle gum disease therapy options to meet your unique needs.

Dental Implants

If you are missing teeth, dental implants may provide the solution to closing gaps in your smile. We will work with you to restore your immediate and long-term oral health.

IV Sedation

It is our goal to provide every patient with a positive dental experience. We have provided IV Sedation services for two decades, and are committed to your comfort.

What is a Periodontist?

A periodontist is a dental specialist with advanced training in all issues pertaining to the gums and jaw bone. This includes the treatment of gum disease, gum recession, jaw bone loss, teeth replacement, and gum plastic surgery (aesthetic recontouring) for a happier, healthier smile. As a leader in his field, Dr. Gradwell has pioneered many innovative implant techniques, including immediate-load dental implants, the placement of a tooth or teeth in the same day. In July of 2001,Dr. Gradwell was the first dental implant surgeon to provide the renowned Branemark Novum surgery in the Lehigh Valley. At our Lehigh Valley practice, you can expect comprehensive periodontal care using the latest technology, all focused on your comfortable experience. The Allentown dental office of Scott A. Gradwell, committed to providing periodontal and dental implant services with confidence and kindness in a respectful environment.

Relieving Anxiety

We understand that many patients are apprehensive when it comes to periodontal and dental implant treatment. Dr. Gradwell and his team offer a solution. Certified with the State of Pennsylvania and trained at the Montefiore Medical Center, Dr. Gradwell has safely and effectively administered IV sedation for two decades. The calming sedative we use relieves stress and promotes a positive experience. Thousands of patients have overcome their apprehension and received comfortable and safe care with IV. sedation.


“I can honestly say that Dr. Gradwell is the best dentist I have ever had work on me. Not only is he highly skilled, his “bedside manner” is sensational.”

Steven Carletti


“Was very pleased with the work Dr Gladwell did. Everyone there is very friendly and answered any questions. They expalin what they will be doing and what to expect. They make you feel comfortable. Had some bleeding 2 times over the weekend and called to find out what should do. Was worried because won’t stop right away.He called back and told me what to do. I know I will recommend him to anyone that would need that kind of service.
Thank you”

Janice Hoffa


“It was a good experience. I was in and out!”

Judith Puglia


“I’m so happy everybody was so good and friendly including the doctor. I never have that experience before with any doctor office before thank you to the doctor and staff . May the lord bless you all”

Carmen Mendez


“My annual cleaning and check up went well. Courteous, professional staff and very sterile work areas. Dr Gradwell treats ALL his patience like good friends. After surgery, Dr Gradwell personally calls you to check in your progress. I’m very pleased 😀”

Charles Toth, Jr.


“Dr Gradwell is great! I needed a second opinion, and he had me come in within two days of my call!! One look and he knew what is needed to fix my tooth..
very good experience!!”

Wayne Webb

Transforming & Improving Your Oral Health

Providing You With the Quality of Care You Deserve

Our services are designed to complement the care you receive from your general dentist. We are proud to maintain a strong referral base from patients and dental practices throughout our community. To receive more information about our services or to schedule a consultation, please contact us today at 610-770-1050.

We look forward to helping your restore your dental health.