Overcoming Your Dental Anxieties

Phobia: “an extreme or irrational fear of or aversion to something.” Everyone has their fears. It could be, the oh-so popular arachnophobia (fear of spiders), the fear of clowns (coulrophobia), acrophobia (the fear of heights), or Pteromerhanophobia (fear of flying). However there is one phobia out there that can cause serious problems when it comes [...]

By | April 20th, 2016|dental news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dental Phobia: 7 Common Fears

Dental phobias are common. by Jodi Danna, DDS Fear of visiting the dentist is more common than you might think. I was intrigued by this article that discusses 7 common fears people may experience when faced with their annual dental check-up, dental emergencies or even just a simple cleaning. Can you guess what [...]

By | February 5th, 2013|dental news|0 Comments

Keys to Overcoming Dental Anxiety

photo by westpark on Flickr By Jodi Danna, DDS  Dental anxiety can be paralyzing for some individuals, to the point that they avoid going to the dentist altogether. Avoiding visits with your dentist may lead to a myriad of health problems. Obvious issues may arise as the integrity and health of your gums [...]

By | November 7th, 2012|dental news|0 Comments