Category Archives: Sedation Dentistry

  1. Afraid of the Dentist? Relax!

    I know that some of my patients suffer from anxiety and don’t look forward to our visits. If you are one of them, you aren’t alone. It is estimated that nearly 60% of the population has some fear or anxiety, with as many as 10% having a phobia deep enough to avoid getting the dental...
  2. Facing Dental Phobia

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    You know it’s important to take care of your oral health, but your phobia stops you from receiving treatment. The thought of going to the dentist has your palms sweaty, pulse racing, and mind running into overdrive reliving past or imagined experiences. Take a deep breath, relax, and pick up the phone. The team at...
  3. A First-Hand Account of Our Sedation Dentistry

       If you listen to country station B104.7 and follow their on-air personalities, then you may already be familiar with one of our dental success stories. Many people fear going to the dentist and put off necessary treatments just to avoid sitting in the chair. DJ Becky Palmer was among those people until her experience…