Welcome to Gentle Dental Spa with Dr. Thomas M. Pham, DMD and Dr. Justine A. Turla, DMD.


Our goal has always been to deliver the highest quality of care to our patients. We are a family owned and operated dental office who welcome patients of all ages from babies to adults. Our services include general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, teeth whitening, dental implants, and much more. 


We offer walk-in appointments and same day appointments for emergencies and urgent treatments while also accepting appointments for comprehensive dental care.


We have a new, convenient location to better serve you. Our main office is at 735 Oak Park Avenue. We have since moved from our original location at 2802 S. Staples Street.  Please come and visit us at our larger, more updated office at Oak Park Avenue.  We love to help you smile.



Dr. Justine A. Turla, DMD
Dr. Thomas M. Pham, DMD


  • Michelle R. S
    Id encourage anyone seeking a great dental result,to come and experience first hand the skillfull work of Doctor Pham, He is truely great at what he does. Ive recently had some work done by Dr. Pham,the gentle nature of his compasion for his patients speaks volumes, I am truely greatful and tremendously impressed by Phams trate,,and would give him a 5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ rating with no dout that the next patient will too be satisfied!
  • S. Ryan Jordan
    Very professional and extremely nice. What a breath of fresh air to actually believe your dentist's (& staff's) sincerity when they show sympathy/concern for your discomfort. Dr. Turla & staff are top notch.
  • J.S.
    Dr. Turla was great and I didn't feel a thing. I feel much better that my bad tooth is out. Will come back for more. Definitely recommend.


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    We have closed our Staples location and now both Dr. Turla and Dr. Pham are at Oak Park Avenue
    Dr. Pham and Dr. Turla have closed the original Staples location and are available for you in our larger and updated office on 735 Oak Park Avenue. We are conveniently located near I-37 on the Westside of Corpus Christi.    If you...
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    Corpus Christi Water Update and Dental Treatment
    While there is a water ban due to contaminated water in Corpus Christi, we are fortunate to already use distilled, bottled water in all of our dental rooms and sterilization procedures. We care about the safety of our patients so we implement...
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    Story about the office transitions
    Our first office at 2802 S. Staples Street Suite D of Corpus Christi was formerly Texas Tooth Doctor with Dr. James Plaveich. Dr. Plaveich sold the office in January 2015 to Dr. Pham and Dr. Turla who continue his legacy of a quality, personal...

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Gentle Dental Spa
Thomas M. Pham, DMD
735 Oak Park Ave
Corpus Christi TX 78408
Phone: (361) 883-3993
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