When was the last time you visited the dentist? For some people with intense fears of the dental chair and the small tools that accompany it, their answer may be longer than the prescribed 6 months for regular check ups and cleaning. Neglecting our oral health and hygiene can be inconvenient, uncomfortable and even downright dangerous. But what options are available to patients that are more afraid of a simple cleaning than a painful cavity or tooth abscess?
A growing trend among conscientious and caring dentists is to provide their patients with a variety of relaxing and calming tools and techniques in order to make their visit more pleasant. Dr. Grabiak is pleased to be able to work with his friendly staff to help ensure his patients are comfortable throughout the entire visit. From the moment you walk into the waiting room, your dental experience should be relaxing and not nerve-wracking. Dentists that promote calm and peaceful dental visits are able to do their work more efficiently and get the patient in and out quicker.
If you are a patient with traumatic memories of a painful dentist visit or have simply been afraid of the dental chair for as long as you can remember, it may be time to re-evaluate your opinion of professionals that are trained to take care of your teeth. Your oral health and hygiene can be trust to a team of friendly and competent staff members that are able to help your smile look its best while ensuring your gums and mouth are healthy. Don’t neglect that regular check-up or cleaning any longer! Find a dentist that will help you relax and make the visit more comfortable.