Four Ways to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist
For most of us, going to the dentist is a very low priority on the to-do list There are probably plenty of things you’d rather do than to do the dentist, right? But regular oral care is really important!
Here are a few easy ways to help you overcome your dental fear, keep those[…]Read More
Why Do We Have a Fear of Needles, Anyway?
The struggle is real About 20 million Americans suffer anxiety about needles, otherwise known as belonephobia, which means “fear of needles” in Greek Concerns about dental injections can lead to patients to skip dental care all together
Most people who are afraid of needles don’t understand where their fear comes from Experts believe that[…]Read More
25 Things I’d Rather Do Than Go To the Dentist
Almost one-third of adult Americans hate going to the dentist Dental anxiety, fear of needles and concerns about mouth pain are real In fact, many people say there are quite a few (rather unpleasant) things they’d rather do than go to the dentist!
We asked around…here are twenty-five things some folks would rather do[…]Read More
How to Banish your Dental Anxiety—Forever
Do you hate going to the dentist? You’re not alone As unpleasant as a dental visit might seem, it’s good to remember that these medical professionals are trained specifically to help you Years of schooling help them to identify and resolve problems that can crop up concerning your teeth
We only get one set[…]Read More
Why Everyone with Dental Phobia Should Try Painless Injection
Dental phobia is more serious matter than it may seem Many use the term interchangeably, conflating a phobia with ordinary anxieties surrounding dental visits Almost everyone gets nervous when they need to visit a dentist, but dental phobia is much more serious and widespread than mere anxiety Nearly 40 million Americans refuse to go to the dentist due to[…]Read More