If you are one of many that suffer from dental anxiety you are not alone! According to Wikipedia, 75% of adults suffer from some sort of anxiety due to existing dental fears. Here are a few ways to overcome these fears: Distractions- Find something to distract you from the anxiety
Knowledge –Being knowledgeable about what is taking place and what exactly is being treated can help relieve any dental fears.
Be Familiar with your staff- Meeting the Midtown Dentistry’s staff prior to treatment can help make you feel at ease. Trusting the staff can relieve apprehension.
Sedation Dentistry –Dr. Penchas can provide sedation dentistry if you anxiety is severe.