What is Dental Phobia?
When you talk with your family or friends about your dental anxieties, chances are you use the terms “fear” and “phobia” interchangeably There is a great difference, however, between having a fear relating to the dentist and having a phobia related to dental care
You can usually trace dental fear back through a logical connection to the uncomfortable parts of[…]Read More
Step-By-Step Instructions for Impeccable Brushing Technique
Of course, you know just how important it is to brush your teeth regularly But you might be surprised to hear that you might be brushing all wrong! You might not be caring for your teeth as well as you thought
These easy step-by-step instructions for brushing will help you make the most out of your oral care routine and[…]Read More
How to Conquer Your Fear of Injections
There’s no need to feel embarrassed if you’re experiencing dental fear Dental fear is extremely common, with 40 million Americans sharing that same fear And to be honest this fear is not without good reason For years, traditional needles used in dental injections have exacerbated people’s uncomfortable experiences of the dentist office These painful injections have spread the[…]Read More
How Dentists Can Offer Pain-Free Dental Injections
Chances are if you’re a dentist whose been running a practice for a decade or so you are very empathetic towards your patients’ needs You want to give them the best quality in oral health care and encourage them to follow up on their appointments You know that patients’ overall health is directly connected to their oral health And[…]Read More
Do Painless Dental Injections Exist?
Painless dental injections, understandably, might sound like rare unicorns to you Traditional injections have been in place for whole generations now, making them seem like a fact of life, but in fact they aren’t anymore If you are someone who was postponing dental procedures because of painful injections, there’s no longer any need to (please keep in mind[…]Read More