May 11, 2017

Dentist appointments make many people extremely nervous. This can happen for several reasons including:

  • Uncertainty about a planned procedure
  • Fear about problems the dental professional might find
  • Past traumatic experiences associated with dentist visits
  • Anticipation of potential discomfort or embarrassment

If you can relate to any of the above triggers, you may be a candidate for sedation dentistry.  There are several advantages of being sedated during your dental procedure.

Stop Dreading Dental Visits

If you have had bad experiences while visiting a dentist or just fear potential bad news, you might have a growing sense of dread while even thinking about getting a checkup. Our office offers a varity of sedation treatments to fit your needs.  Our experienced dentists will be happy to meet with you to discuss which treatment option is most appropriate for you to help reduce your dental anxiety.

Overcome Anxiety About Certain Procedures

Maybe you have several missing teeth and would like to see if you are a good candidate for dental implants, but your anxiety prevents you from making an appointment.  Sedation dentistry will help to calm your nerves making it possible to get the treatment you really need.

Set a Good Example for Younger Household Members

If the kids in your home notice that you get nervous about going for a dental visit, they may start to resist going too. When you see how sedation dentistry eases your mind, it will be easier to tell the children in your household they have nothing to fear when going to the dentist and really mean it.

Contact us today and schedule an appointment with the staff at South Hills dental Arts. We will discuss your treatment options to help you achieve the smile of your dreams.



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