Causes Of Dental Anxiety And Phobia

Causes Of Dental Anxiety And Phobia There are many reasons why some people develop dental anxieties and phobias. When researchers interview patients, however, a few common themes emerge. Pain In a survey of people who had not seen a dentist for 12 months, 6% reported fear of pain as the main reason. The fear of pain is most common in…read more →


Flossing Many people never learned to floss as children. But flossing is critical to healthy gums and it’s never too late to start. A common rule of thumb says that any difficult new habit becomes second nature after only three weeks. If you have difficulty figuring out what to do, ask your dentist or dental hygienist to give you a…read more →