Is dental fear holding you or a loved one back from getting the
dental care you want or need?
Do you avoid going to the dentist? Do you find excuses not to go? If you don’t make dental appointments, frequently cancel dental appointments, or ignore pain to avoid visiting the dentist, you may have dental anxiety or dental phobia. This is is very real condition that can leave patients in chronic pain and discomfort, unable to get the dental care they need.
If you are one of the millions of Americans who suffer from dental anxiety or dental phobia, you are not alone. There are many things we can do to help you work through this condition and make it possible for you to visit a dentist.
Take this simple quiz to gauge your level of dental fear. Your answers may surprise you! It may also be the first step toward working through your fears with a caring dentist to get the dental treatment you want and deserve.
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