Category Archives: Sedation Dentistry

Top Reasons For Dental Anxiety

According to recent statistics, approximately 15 percent of Americans suffer from dental anxiety. Dental anxiety, also called dental fear, is a very real condition. While dental anxiety has kept many patients from getting the dental care they need and deserve, it … Continue reading

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When Your Child Needs Sedation Dentistry

Do you have a child that suffers from significant anxiety before going to the dentist? If it is preventing your child from getting the dental care he or she needs, you may want to consider sedation dentistry. Don’t let the … Continue reading

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Sedation Dentistry Explained

Is dental phobia keeping you from receiving routine dental care or preventing you from taking advantage of cosmetic dentistry? According to the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (DOCS Education), 30% of the population avoids the dentist due to fear. Fortunately, … Continue reading

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Help for Your Dental Anxiety

When you think about going to the dentist, do your palms get sweaty or does your heart start to race? You are not alone. Dental anxiety affects up to 24% of the population. Dental anxiety or dental phobia spans a … Continue reading

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Dentistry For Special Needs

Caring for a special needs patient takes compassion and understanding. Everyday tasks, such as brushing teeth, can be very challenging. A patient with special needs can refer to a broad spectrum of disabilities, including physical, medical, developmental or cognitive conditions. … Continue reading

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Tooth Extraction Exposed

As a child, the excitement over losing a tooth was hardly containable as you anticipated a prize from the Tooth Fairy and eventually a brand new permanent tooth. As an adult, however, tooth removal is not as rewarding and certainly … Continue reading

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Dental Phobia: Don’t Let Your Oral Health Suffer

Does the thought of going to the dentist make you feel nervous, anxious or even sick to your stomach? You may have dental phobia, which is a very real condition that affects up to 15% of Americans. It can be … Continue reading

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Are You Dental Phobic? You Have Options

Are you avoiding your dental check-up because of that anxious or nervous feeling you get when you think about leaning back in a dental chair? Dental phobia is a real condition that affects many people. It can be a strong … Continue reading

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