To help properly lower your risk for dental anxiety, you will need to make sure that all issues and aspects of your stress and concerns are treated properly. If you know that your stress is related to visiting our dental office, let our dentist know. Various treatments and therapies are available to help minimize concerns and worries you may have.
If you are suffering from dental anxiety, it is important to let our dentist know as you should not neglect your regular checkups. By avoiding the dental office, you could be putting your teeth at risk of damage by not having them cared for and restored if any issues arise. It’s also helpful to have a professional cleaning every six months so that any debris and bacteria that you may have missed in your daily cleaning routines is eradicated.
If you are suffering from dental anxiety, it can often be beneficial to visualize yourself somewhere else during your oral health care treatments. Furthermore, various uses of sensations can be used to help calm and relax patients and even minimize discomfort that could arise.
It’s never too late for dental anxiety treatments from Hampden Dental Care. Restoring your smile is as easy as picking up your phone and dialing 303-586-4034 to schedule an assessment with Dr. David Edlund and our team at our dental office in Lakewood, Colorado.