Scared of the Dentist? Sedation Dentistry might be for you!

Sedation Dentistry

Do you have a fear of the dentist’s office? Do the sounds or smells or bright lights make you nervous?  You are not alone. According to a survey study conducted by DentaVox, around 61 percent of respondents claimed that they were suffering from some degree of dental anxiety. That is a majority of people saying […]

What are the Different Types of Sedation Dentistry?

What Is Sedation Dentistry? Sedation dentistry, sometimes referred to as sleep dentistry, is the use of medication that helps patients to relax during difficult dental procedures. The medication administered by a qualified dentist or anesthetist can also assist in the reduction of pain associated with specific dental procedures. Where Should I Go For Sedation Dentistry? […]

The Differences Between Dental Oral and IV Sedation: A Comprehensive Guide

Webster defines phobia as “an exaggerated and often disabling fear usually inexplicable to the subject.” Dental phobia certainly fits Webster’s description. Dental phobia is real and prevalent.. A Journal of Dental Hygiene study concludes that moderate to high dental anxiety prevalence of 19%. That’s about 63 million people in the US that suffer from dental […]