Is Dental Anxiety Interfering With Your Oral Health Care?
Posted November 15, 2017 by Wager-Evans Dental
Dental anxiety can make it harder to schedule an appointment to see your dentist, even if you feel almost certain that you have a problem calling for professional treatment. This condition can lead people to skip regular preventive dental care, and put off restorative work. If you feel you might be dealing with dental anxiety, you should understand that you are making yourself more vulnerable to serious dental problems. Thanks to modern dental sedation techniques, your dentist can help you feel at ease, and enjoy the care you need. With nitrous oxide, you can feel relaxed in the dentist’s chair, and recover from the effects in time to drive yourself home after your appointment!
Modern technology can improve your overall dental experience. There is an obvious benefit for patients with dental anxiety, as the administering of nitrous oxide can make a terrific difference in their comfort level during a visit. Modern technology can also improve on your dentist’s ability to detect and treat problems. Sedation can also be of benefit to those patients who struggle with professional oral care because of an especially strong gag reflex.
You should know that modern dental materials can make sure you do not have to worry about restorative work impacting your appearance. Composite resin dental fillings and porcelain dental crowns provide patients with dental support, while their inconspicuous appearance can prevent a negative change to how they look. Modern improvements to cosmetic work can lead to positive changes in less time than you might expect. Many patients can see fantastic smile corrections from a bonding and contouring treatment, which can be completed in as little as a single appointment!
At Wager-Evans Dental, you and your family can look forward to expert care during every dental visit. Our office is proud to offer a comprehensive range of services to patients of all ages. Located in Reno, NV, we proudly offer our services to residents from South Meadows, Double Diamond, Caughlin Ranch, Donner Springs, Meadowood, Sommersett, Arrow Creek, and all surrounding areas. To schedule a consultation or your next dental appointment, visit our office, or contact us today by calling (775) 829-7700.