Category: Dental Anxiety

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At our dental office, we understand that providing exceptional dental care goes beyond offering routine treatments. We prioritize patient needs and strive to make each visit a positive and anxiety-free experience. In this blog, your Mansfield, TX, dentist discusses the various techniques and technologies we employ to provide five-star experiences for our patients.

Tips To Calm Your Nerves And Dental Anxiety

Most dental procedures are not very painful or scary. However, just the thought of being examined by a dentist can make many people feel stressed. A lot of people can get through a dental appointment while having dental anxiety. However, for those people with a severe dental phobia, the thought of going to the dental visit… Read more »

Tips To Manage Dental Anxiety

If you get anxious thinking about going to the dentist, you are in good company. It is common for people to have dental anxiety. Dental anxiety can keep people from maintaining regular preventative care and from treating problems as they arise. Because of this, patients with dental anxiety or dental phobia are at a higher… Read more »

Dealing With Your Dental Anxiety

If you get anxious thinking about going to the dentist, you are not alone. Many Americans have a genuine fear and anxiety over visiting the dentist. This fear keeps them from maintaining regular check-ups and from getting necessary dental care. Therefore patients with anxiety or dental phobia are at a higher risk for damage to… Read more »

Serving The Needs Of Patients With Dental Anxieties

Anxiety about dental treatment can serve as a real obstacle to effective oral health care. There are different degrees of anxiety. While some people may avoid even coming in for general dental care, others can be find with checkups, but shy away from any restorative dental work they are told they need. By missing routine… Read more »

Ensuring Your Dental Visit Is A Comfortable One

When a patient has dental anxiety, just the thought of a routine dental checkup can be hard to process. Even people who would not have a second thought about sitting in the dentist’s chair for a checkup can be reluctant to undergo a longer, or more involved, procedure. What you should understand is that your… Read more »

Ensuring A Comfortable Patient Experience

Your dentist’s goal is to ensure that you have the healthiest possible smile. That being said, through advanced techniques and training, your dentist can also strive to ensure you have a comfortable experience whenever you come in for a dental visit. There have been technological improvements in how your dentist examines teeth. There are materials… Read more »

Advances In Technology Can Mean A Better Dental Experience

Updates to dental technology and treatments can make for better patient experiences. Advanced monitoring techniques for your teeth, mouth, and gums can yield comprehensive scans that help your dentist better study your oral health. There are also methods for helping anxious patients receive the care they need, without letting their fear stop them from seeking… Read more »

Quiz Yourself on Sedation Options at Mansfield Dental

Experts estimate that between 30 and 40 million Americans put off dental care because of dental anxiety. Dr. Jones and Dr. Harris understand that some people experience a little more dental anxiety than others and need more help. That is why Dr. Jones and Dr. Harris offer sedation dentistry options to their patients. Take their… Read more »

Your Mansfield Dentist’s Response to Dental Anxiety

In today’s fast-paced, disaster-prone world, many of us experience anxiety from time to time. A very common fear that often develops is a fear of going to the doctor, and this sometimes extends to dental visits. In fact, some estimates state that 9 to 15 percent of Americans avoid the dentist because of dental anxiety…. Read more »