Causes of Dental Anxiety

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Sedation dentistry can help patients with all types of dental anxiety, ranging from mild to severe dental anxiety, including dental phobia issues.

The major causes of dental anxiety and dental phobia might include the following:
•had a bad experience at the dentist
•fear of pain at the dentist because of previous traumatic experience
•panic attacks
general anxiety
severe gag reflexes or TMJ pain
•fear of loss of control
•post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
•little or no tolerance for pain
•fear of shots / needles
•adverse reaction to Novocain
trouble getting numb

Everyone deserves a healthy and beautiful smile. Depending on your level of dental anxiety, laughing gas, oral sedation, or IV sedation can help you comfortably move forward with dental treatment.

Have you had a bad experience at a dental office in the past? How long has it been since your last appointment?  We get it and we understand!  We’d love to help correct that, by offering comprehensive dental treatment, in a comfortable, safe environment.

Thanks to sedation dentistry, we can help patients who are anxious about: dental emergencies, cosmetic dentistry, restorative dentistry (fillings, onlays, inlays, crowns, and bridges), implants, root canals, gum disease treatment, extractions and more.

Even dental cleanings become easier, with laughing gas. The importance of regular dental visits is key to your dental and overall health. We’ll do whatever we can to ensure that you have a comfortable dental experience, so that you can return for care without feeling either anxious or nervous.

Contact us for more information on how we can help you feel less nervous about sedation and for tips on overcoming dental anxiety.

For more information about sedation dentistry or to schedule your appointment, choose the sedation dental office near you and call or send an e-mail:

Denver Dental Office in Lowry, (303) 323-8158, lowry@sedationdentistdenverco.com

Highlands Ranch Dental Office, (303) 309-0749, highlandsranch@sedationdentistdenverco.com

Colorado Springs Dental Office (Powers and Stetson Hills), (719) 247-2020, coloradosprings1@sedationdentistdenverco.com

Colorado Springs Dental Office (Powers and Carefree Circle), (719) 247-2350, coloradosprings2@sedationdentistdenverco.com