Sedation Dentistry: Know Your Options

Sedation Dentistry: Know Your Options

As dental professionals, we don’t exactly like knowing that so many patients dread their visits with us, but we certainly understand! Whether it’s a prior bad experience, a fear of the unknown, or a reluctance to give up control, it’s not uncommon to fear going to the dentist. When it’s not just a case of the nerves, but instead a …

Dental Phobia: What You Need to Know

Dental Phobia: What You Need to Know

Fear of the dentist is incredibly common, ranging from mild to severe. However, dental phobia, also known as dentophobia, is a more serious condition that can interfere with your life. Many people with this phobia postpone even critical dental procedures, putting their oral and physical health at risk. Here’s what you need to know. Dental phobia is a global term …