About Us

About Gentle Dentist in  New Palestine

Dr. Sharon Paluga

Biography

Dr. Paluga has been the New Palestine Gentle Dentist since she graduated from dental school in 1996. She grew up in Northwest Indiana and earned both her undergraduate and dental degrees at Indiana University.

Dr. Paluga lives in New Palestine with her husband and two children. You may run into her at Frosty Boy or the football fields. Dr. Paluga enjoys spending time with her family and plays golf whenever she can.

Dr. Paluga’s philosophy is that comprehensive, preventive dental care is an essential part of an effective plan to improve patients’ overall health and well being.

Dr. Paluga’s office features state-of-the-art digital x-ray technology. Her staff consists of two hygienists with over 20 years combined experience, two expanded duties chair-side dental assistants who will do whatever it takes to make your visit an enjoyable one. In addition, her office manager and business assistant can help with insurance, making appointments, and any financial questions you may have before, during or after your visit.

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Dr. Larry Pauley

Biography

Dr Pauley has practiced dentistry for over 13 years in Central Indiana. After receiving his Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry from Indiana University, he attended Indiana University School of Dentistry. His commitment to dentistry is proven through his many continuing education classes.

Dr. Pauley believes in building a foundation of trust by treating patients as special individuals is vital to success. He understands how uneasy some patients may feel about their dental visits, and how he can make a difference in providing a relaxing and positive experience.

Dr. Pauley looks forward to serving you.

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Office Hours

We are always available during our office hours to speak with you. Feel free to either call us or email us. Our office hours are:

  • Monday- 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Tuesday- 8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Wednesday-8:00am to 5:00pm
  • Thursday- 7:00am to 3:00pm
  • Friday– 8:00am-2:00pm

Maps and Directions

Our office is conveniently located off of U.S. 52 in the heart of New Palestine.