For many people, dental anxiety stands between them and a healthy smile. Fear of the dentist, or negative past experiences, could prevent people from seeing a dental professional. In order to assist anxious patients in Mansfield, TX, and help them obtain better oral health, we may suggest sedation, which improves patient comfort.
Category: Sedation Dentistry
Many people will not hesitate to visit their dentist. Unfortunately, there are others who let anxiety keep them from seeing a dentist, even if they are in pain. If you experience dental anxiety, you should know that there are resources available that can help you have a more relaxed experience. Technology like digital radiography and… Read more »
Feeling concerned about your dental visit because you’re not sure that you will be able to relax (or you’re simply too anxious to come see us) is something we are more than happy to accommodate. We empathize with patients and know that a trip to the dentist to keep your teeth and gums healthy, even… Read more »
Many people don’t particularly care for a trip to the dentist – however, a good portion of the world feels so nervous regarding dental care that they cannot even bring themselves to schedule preventive visits. Rather than avoiding the necessary care that you need to maintain a healthy smile, we hope you will consider the… Read more »
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 »
While most of our patients do not require sedation dentistry to feel comfortable in the dental chair, we have found that nitrous oxide helps some patients get the dental treatment they need. If you have a dental phobia, or a small child who needs dental care, nitrous oxide can help. Here are some of the… Read more »