Let’s face it, many, MANY people are just plain scared to go to the dentist. In fact, according to the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation, 30% of the population avoid going to the dentist simply because they’re afraid. And another 75% of adults experience at least some form of mild to severe fear of the dentist.
In other words, if you’re afraid of the dentist YOU’RE NOT ALONE!
However, in spite of any fears you might have about going to the dentist, your oral health is one of the MOST important factors in determining your overall health and wellness.
Fortunately, there is a way you can receive the critical dental care you need without having to experience any of the fear, worry, anxiety, or stress typically associated with a trip to the dentist. And not only does it make going to the dentist a less stressful experience, but it can actually turn your next visit into an enjoyable experience!
Sedation Dentistry is a great choice for patients with:
• High fear or anxiety of being at the dentist
• Difficulties sitting still for long periods of time
• Had past traumatic dental work
• Difficulty getting numb
• Fear of needles or dental noises