If you have a fear of the dentist, routine cleanings can become a major source of stress and anxiety. Fortunately, there are a variety of ways that you can work to overcome your dental fears. We also have a warm, inviting lobby with a fireplace, and the office smells like fresh baked cookies. We look forward to assessing your needs and making you feel at home with our variety of amenities.
Tips to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist
Talk to Your Dentist
If you are fearful about your dental procedure, tell us during your appointment. This will help us decide the best approach for your appointment, and you'll feel more in control of your exam when everyone is on the same page.
Learn About the Procedure
Knowledge is power, so knowing exactly what will happen during your dental procedure can leave you feeling more comfortable. It is your right to understand the work that is going to be done on your teeth.
We offer a variety of amenities that will help you feel more comfortable and relaxed at your appointment.
Click here to learn more about our Comfort Menu.
Ask About Anesthesiology Assistance
In some cases, we offer an in-house Anesthesiologist to assist with your visit. Please contact our office to ask more about Anesthesiology.
Prioritize Preventive Dentistry
Preventive dentistry is a helpful way to prevent major dental problems that may involve more time spent in a dental chair. The more often that you go in for regular cleanings, the less likely it is that you will experience a greater dental problem that requires extensive treatment.
If you are living with dental anxiety, contact our office today at (740) 781-0540 for more tips on how to deal with your fears.