You know dental care for your little one is necessary, but you can’t stand to see him so upset and scared whenever you visit the dentist. The bright lights, the reclined chair, the gloved hands and masked face, it’s understandable that some of our smallest patients may be afraid. At our pediatric dental office in Long Island, we understand, and we’re here to help.
Fear of the Dentist? 3 Tips to Help Ease Dental Anxiety
A recent study showed that 6 in 10 Americans are too scared to go to the dentist. Why so scared of someone who is helping our health? We'...
Scared of the Dentist? 7 Ways to Overcome Dental Fear
There are many fears in modern life, but few are as universal as dental dread. Fear of the dental chair is as widespread as it is dangerous, yet it is rarely recognized as a threat to human health The fact that dental health and overall health are closely linked has been demonstrated again and again. If you are avoiding the dentist because you are afraid, it is important to overcome that phobia and take care of your body. Here are seven ways to…
Cowards Welcome!—Tips for facing your dental fears.
It goes by many names, odontophobia, dentophobia, dentist phobia, dental anxiety or even dental fear; but all it really means is that you are afraid to go to the dentist. You’re not alone though be…
Dental Fear: How to Deal with Dental Phobia
Does your heart race at the mere mention of a dentist appointment? Then you are probably a sufferer of dental phobia.
How to Make Dental Fears Go Away
Three quarters of people surveyed have admitted to having some fear about going to the dentist. About 10% to 15% are so afraid that they never go. Because they put off checkups and treatment they end up with toothaches, infections, and even lost teeth. You should know that even those who are most a
Dental anxiety: What role do sleep disorders play in dental fears?
This paper is a comprehensive literary review of the correlation between sleep disturbances, dental anxiety, the oral manifestations, and how the dental professional can make a difference.
How To Deal With Your Child’s Dental Fear
Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0 Sometimes, kids and the dentist just don’t mix. Kids either get antsy and impatient from the prolonged sitting time, or they get Read More
Kid's Dental Guide: What are the Common Dental Fears They Face?
I will never forget my first trip to the dentist. My mother had told me so many times not to be scared that when I finally got there I was terrified, and wet my pants while sitting in the waiting room. Once
Angie's List: Tips To Prevent Dental Fears For Kids
According to the American Dental Association, 75 percent of people have a fear of the dentist, and 10 percent of those fears turn into phobias.
5 Tips To Help Kids Overcome Dental Fears
5 Tips To Help Kids Overcome Dental Fears ... Tell them about brothers and sisters, their new puppy or a detail about their favorite Disney character ...
How to ease needle fears and dental phobia |
Needle and dental phobias are the main reasons people avoid the dentist . See how easing patient fears brings them back to your practice!
How We Put Your Dental Fears to Rest at Dr. Sherry Kazerooni
Dr.Kazerooni is sensitive to the fears and concerns of our patients and has strives to create a comfortable environment for all patients.
How We Put Your Dental Fears to Rest at ProGrin Dentistry
We offer safe, effective dental sedation that has helped other patients like you overcome their dental fears. Don't skip the dentist out of anxiety.
Three ways to ease dental anxiety
Dental anxiety is very common, and your dentist should be more than happy to accommodate whatever requests you have to help you through the experience.
Parents: How To Avoid Passing Dental Fear On To Your Kids
Some of the most fun times at our practice are when kids come in for their check ups. Whether they’re shy, playful or loud and chatty, they bring smiles all around (it’s hard not to whe…
How to Overcome Your Dental Fears Through Sedation Dentistry
When you are out traveling around Long Island, you have probably noticed billboards advertising the benefits of sedation dentistry. Sedation dentistry continues to gain popularity for several good reasons. One of the main reasons for sedation dentistry is to help patients overcome their fears of vis
How to overcome dental visit fears
Updated: 11/15/2013 6:30:02 PM Anxieties about dental visits are common, but for some, fear of the appointment is enough to put off routine dental care, resulting in deteriorating dental health that could otherwise be preventable. Given that dental health has a relationship to a number of other overall health issues, it is important that adults try to overcome their fear of the dentist through a better understanding of their fears and ways to combat them Getting to the root of the problem There…
Ease dental patient anxiety with these body language tips
This article will explore how your body language helps to shape a patient’s dental experience.
Tips for calming dental-visit fears for kids and parents
Children may be picking up on their parents' fear of visiting the dentist, according to newly released findings from a Delta Dental survey. Delta Dental's Dr. Bill Kohn outlines steps dentists can take to make both children and parents feel more at ease at their practice.