Dental anxiety is nothing new, and it is nothing that is uncommon. Many people refuse to visit the dentist out of fear that the pain and anxiety they feel will be too much to handle. Granted, at the dentist office, we do use a few tools that may be daunting, or the pain you currently feel in your teeth can have you thinking the worst. However, you do have options! In the following article we will discuss a few of the advancements that dentistry has offered as a way to make sure everyone gets the care and treatments they need right when they need them.
Sedation dentistry is primarily used before treatment begins. Being that there are various levels of dental phobia or anxiety, means that there are varying levels of sedation dentistry. Primarily nowadays, there are three main types of sedation dentistry that are all used to fit the needs of each patient and how intense their dental phobia may be. three types are:
Patients that have phobias of all different kinds can also benefit from using sedation dentistry. Patients that have concerns or fears on the following items or thing, can also benefit from this dentistry tool:
If you still have questions about sedation dentistry don’t hesitate to give us that doctor Amy’s Dental a call or send us an email. Our office in Thousand Oaks, CA, is ready to take your phone call and we can’t wait to meet you!