Posts Tagged ‘ fear of the dentist ’

Afraid Of Going To The Dentist?

 There are many people for whom a simple trip to the dentist is far from simple.  75% of adults in the US experience fear before a dental visit. While many of us may be a bit nervous, some individuals have a more intense reaction called ‘dentophobia. ‘ Dentophobia covers a range of specific fears but […]

How To Manage Dental Office Anxiety

If you get butterflies in your stomach just thinking about a trip to the dentist, you’re not alone. According to the Academy of General Dentistry, about 40 million Americans avoid going to a dentist because of fear and anxiety. Many people become uncomfortable and nervous as soon as they enter the dentist’s office. Most dentists […]