How should I deal with my fear of the dental office
Firstly, you can take solace in the fact that you are not alone. A significant percentage of adults suffer from some level of fear of dental treatment. However, given the importance of maintaining healthy teeth and gums to
your overall health, it is imperative that you find a way to deal with these fears.
Here are a few ideas that you might consider:
While in the dental chair visualize yourself in a comfortable place for example a warm sandy beach.
Avoid drinking beverages that contain caffeine before your appointment.
Ask us lot's of questions about your treatment. Quite often fears of the unknown are the worst fears of all.
Our ultimate goal is to enable our patients to receive dental treatment in a comfortable state of mind.