We've all heard the saying, 'It's worse than getting teeth pulled.' But there are plenty of options for sedation that can eliminate all your dental anxiety.
The experts at Hollymead Dental Arts & Greene Comprehensive Family Dentistry say the most common reason for dental anxiety is the fear of pain. Patients often have preconceived notions about how painful a procedure may be.
There are plenty of options for anxiety control, including a proper explanation of the procedure, inhalation of Nitrous Oxide (laughing gas), oral conscious sedation, IV sedation, and general anesthesia.