Posted by BRIARWOOD FAMILY DENTISTRY on Apr 26 2022, 03:43 AM
Dental anxiety affects millions of people, preventing them from getting the dental treatment they need to stay healthy. Dental anxiety often starts with a feeling of fear or even panic and can prevent patients from visiting the dentist’s office. It can prevent patients from getting exams, cleanings, and other routine care. It can also lead to a patient putting off treatment like fillings or root canals.
However, staying calm is the most important thing during dental procedures. It helps not only you but also the dentist to conduct the procedure without any hassle. Patients who get agitated easily while undergoing dental treatments can make the process complicated.
When a patient gets anxious, they tend to breathe in a shorter manner, which results in them not getting enough oxygen in their body. This can lead to feeling lightheaded or dizzy when the procedure gets started. Further, the patient might lose their focus and not be able to focus on the pain. It will make them feel uncomfortable throughout the procedure and could even lead to crying or screaming out in pain.
If you are unable to stay calm during dental procedures, it may result in a few problems for you, such as:
Some of the ways that can help you stay calm during dental treatments are:
Briarwood Family Dentistry, located in Aurora, CO, offers the best and most gentle dental care services to patients. Dial (303) 680-6000 and book an appointment with us to know more about our dental services.
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