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OVERCOMING DENTAL ANXIETY

Do you suffer from dental fear?

Dental fear is a common issue that many people deal with every day. It is important to find a dentist who is compassionate, experienced, and dedicated help you get the dental treatment you need. Buckhead dentist Dr. Deborah King works diligently to provide a comfortable environment for each of her patients. She understands that patients with dental fear have a difficult time visiting the dentist for the treatment they need, so she works closely with you to help you achieve a healthy, functional smile.

Talk to your dentist. If you are suffering from dental anxiety, let Dr. King or one of her experienced staff members know. Telling your dentist about your dental anxiety can help alleviate any fear you may have. Dr. King strives to provide patient focused, comprehensive dental care. She will work with you to develop a treatment plan that is right for you.

Try some relaxation technique to help keep you calm during your dental treatment. Try some deep breathing techniques to help keep you calm and relaxed during treatment. Find which methods work best for you.

Ask about sedation dentistry. Dr. King offers nitrous oxide to help patients feel comfortable during their treatment. Nitrous Oxide is administered through a mask that placed over the nose and mouth. Patients will be awake but comfortable and relaxed during their dental treatment. Sedation dentistry can be a valuable solution for patients in need.

Schedule Preventive care visits. Scheduling regular preventive care visits allow Dr. King to check your teeth for any signs of dysfunction. With regular visits, Dr. King may find early indications of a complicated dental issue and will be able to provide the treatment you need in a timely fashion. If a complex dental problem develops and you don’t receive treatment promptly, it can contribute to the development of other dental issues which may result in lengthy, complex dental procedures. At Buckhead Dental Care, we will work with you to help you feel comfortable during your visit. You can schedule an appointment online or call (404) 348-8863

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