Dental Visits Fill You With Anxiety? We Can Help

Does the thought of a dental hygiene visit fill you with anxiety? How about getting a cavity filled? Have you ever found yourself living with dental pain rather than calling to make an appointment? If the answer is yes then sedation dentistry is the answer for you. Sedation dentistry can also … [Read more...]

Dental Anxiety or Fear? Sedation Dentistry Can Help

It is estimated that between 9% and 20% of Americans avoid needed dental care because of anxiety or fear. Some patients even experience dental phobia, a more serious condition than dental anxiety. Fortunately there are ways for to get needed dental care without anxiety. Sedation dentistry lets … [Read more...]

When Was Your Last Dental Visit?

When was the last time you visited the dentist - you can even count visits to dental specialists if you like... OK - times up! If you are reading this blog post you are probably one of the 44% of adults who last visited a dental health professional within the past six months. Another 17% received … [Read more...]

Don’t Avoid Treatment Due to Dental Anxiety

More than 30 million Americans report some degree of dental phobia - ranging from mild to severe. Because of this anxiety patients may avoid dental treatment for years -- until a painful situation drives them to treatment. This situation can be avoided. Sedation dentistry allows patients to get … [Read more...]

What’s Your Reason for Skipping Dental Appointments?

People have lots of reasons for skipping regular dental appointments? What's your reason? Some people think oral health isn't very important (check the science - oral health is crucial). Others experience anxiety or fear about dental visits. Lots of people feel that they can't go to the dentist … [Read more...]