Fear, anxiety and generalized aversion to receiving dental treatment are feelings affecting quite a large number of people. Though common and experienced at varying levels of intensity, these obstacles keep many from seeking much needed treatment.
All patients deserve to comfortably receive the treatment needed to maintain a healthy smile. If fear, anxiety and aversion to the dental environment are keeping you or a family member out of the dental chair, IV sedation dentistry may be the right solution. Contact your dentist today to learn more about the benefits of IV conscious sedation.
If you have a fear of visiting a dental professional, you are not alone. In fact, there are millions of people who suffer from some form of dental anxiety, which can manifest with symptoms such as an increased heart rate and sweaty palms. The great news is that even if you have a phobia of […]Read More
Anxiety manifests in many different forms in today’s society. Just as there is treatment for general anxiety for people who struggle to go out in public, sedation dentistry is available to help treat dental anxiety in Ann Arbor, MI, and beyond. Dr. Amar Katranji and the rest of the staff at Michigan Implants & Periodontics […]Read More
Dental anxiety often occurs as the result of a traumatic past dental experience, but it can also occur as the result of a general anxiety disorder. Regardless of its cause, dental anxiety can lead to poor oral health. When you suffer from dental anxiety, it’s difficult to visit the dentist regularly for preventative care, so […]Read More
Dr. Mulokozi Lugakingira understands that some people get a little nervous when it comes time to visit a dental surgeon or other professional for matters involving treatment of the teeth and mouth. At Fort Wayne Oral Maxillofacial Surgery & Implant Center, our goal is to make your visit as relaxing as possible, which is why […]Read More
Visiting your dentist is extremely important, yet you might put it off because going in for a checkup or procedure makes you nervous. Dental techniques have changed a lot over the years, and sedation dentistry is now a fairly common option for even the most routine of procedures. Dr. Ghina Morad offers a number of […]Read More
While there was a time when it wasn’t so common, sedation dentistry has been in high demand for the last ten years or so. It’s easy to understand why. Patients with dental anxiety can count on a sedation dentist to provide them with a medicated alternative to experiencing that distress. This makes it easier to […]Read More
If dental anxiety is keeping you from getting regular dental care, don’t be discouraged. At Alexandria Art of Dentistry, we know how crippling dental anxiety can be. That’s why we proudly offer sedation dentistry options to all our patients. Our dental sedation options range from mild to deep. We’ll help you decide which sedation option […]Read More
Do you delay going to the dentist because you suffer from dental anxiety? If so, you should know that you are not alone and that there are ways to make your visit more comfortable. Dr. Patrick Moriarty of Enhance Dental Care of Lawrence specializes in treating those suffering from dental anxiety by offering sedation dentistry […]Read More
Dr. Mulokozi Lugakingira’s office provides numerous types of sedation dentistry to patients with dental anxiety. Techniques include nitrous oxide, oral sedation, IV sedation and local anesthetic. The best one for you will depend on the procedure that needs to be performed as well as your personal comfort level. Who Can Use It? Millions of Americans […]Read More
Approximately 50 percent of Americans experience some level of dental anxiety. A majority of those people forego dental care because of it, and as a result, their smiles and oral health suffer. Poor oral health has a direct impact on the rest of the body and can lead to heart disease, stroke, kidney disease and […]Read More