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Health News Article- 7 Common Dental Fears

Article Title:  7 Common Dental Fears, and How to Conquer Them

Article Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/02/06/dental-phobia-fears-dentist_n_1257277.html?utm_hp_ref=dental-health#s666790&title=7_Unable_To

Article Review:

Many people are afraid of the dentist, but through this health news article, different ways that you can face your fear are discussed.  Dental fear should not keep you from having your teeth cleaned and maintained.  Learn how you can learn to face your dental fear so you can have good oral care for a lifetime!

Below you will find a few common fears, and a few ways that you can overcome them!

  • Fear of the Unknown- you might be afraid that you will know what is going on during a procedure or an exam.  Dr. Lerch will take the time to explain everything that will happen with a procedure before it commences so you can feel completely comfortable.
  • Fear of Dental Equipment- some individuals are afraid of the sights and sounds of a dental office.  Nancy Summer Lerch, DDS, FAGD, AAACD can discuss possible sedation options with you to ensure that you feel completely at ease while you have oral or even cosmetic dentistry care.
  • Fear of the Dentist- many individuals are afraid of the dentist.  Maybe you had a bad experience with the dentist when you were younger, or maybe you have just never enjoyed the dental office.  Whatever the reason might be for your fear, Dr. Summer Lerch is here to help you feel comfortable and safe in the dentist’s office.  You can feel happy and at ease when you visit the family dentist.  Learn how the dental experience should be with Dr. Lerch today!




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