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Don’t Let Dental Fears Add To Costs!

It’s unfortunate that so many adults are fearful of dental visits – so much so that they miss out on the advantages of a healthy, appealing smile. Not only are confident smiles shared more often, they instill a positive mood, … Continue reading

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Dental Fear Causes Continual Cycle

Imagine that exposure to sunlight causes you to sweat profusely and feel faint. You’d obviously form a dread of going outside on sunny days. However, this would be detrimental to your health as you’d lack the natural vitamin D that … Continue reading

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Dental Fear? We Are A Lecture-Free Zone!

Fortunately, many of today’s dentists are sensitive to patient concerns when it comes to dental fear and anxiety. More understand the need to be communicative before and during procedures, take ample time during numbing procedures and offer options to enhance … Continue reading

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Dental Fears Are Rampant In U.S. Are You Ready To Kick Yours?

Despite revolutionary new dental techniques and technology that optimize comfort, fear of dentistry has stayed relatively constant over the past 50 years. It is ranked fourth among common fears and ninth among intense fears. Severe dental anxiety leading to avoidance … Continue reading

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It’s 2012! Overcome Dental Fears, FOR GOOD!

It’s a new year. This message is for those who have dental fears, and there are many! It is estimated that approximately 75% of American adults have some level of fear when it comes to dental visits, and nearly a … Continue reading

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Fearful of Dentistry? No Problem. Let’s Talk!

We sometimes hear from adults who haven’t seen a dentist in years, or even for over ten years. Some aren’t sure what triggered their dental fears but the mere thoughts of walking into a dental office causes them to break … Continue reading

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As Your Dentists, We’re Never Too Busy For YOU!

We recently had a new patient come to our office because he felt his former Dentist was always so rushed. He shared with us that every time he saw him, he seemed too busy to discuss his concerns or answer … Continue reading

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The Origins Of Dental Fears

For adults who have dental phobia, most can recall that their fear began after a traumatic or painful dental experience. Although painful or traumatic experiences alone don’t necessarily cause people to develop dental phobia, the patient’s relationship with their dentist … Continue reading

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Helping Fearful Patients Overcome Their Fears – For Good!

It is estimated that one-third of American adults experience anxiety associated with dental visits. Many are so fearful that they avoid dental visits altogether. This, in turn, relates to the many adults who develop a number of oral problems, including … Continue reading

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