Posted on 7/13/2019 by Dr. Jae Seon Kim
|For many people, a visit to the dentist is one of the things they fear the most. Whether it's the sound of the dental tools, the feeling of helplessness as they sit in the chair, or some other reason, the fact of the matter is that more than a few of our patients have told us that they struggle with fear of the dentist.
If this is your situation, we want to reassure you that your visit will go perfectly fine. We use the very latest in dental technology, and we maintain our skills to the highest degree of proficiency. What's more, you can be assured that we will take every step possible to make your visit as fast, easy, and simple as possible.
Dealing with Anxiety
It might help you to come visit us before your actual dental appointment. We can give you a tour of the office and show you what we will be doing for your appointment.
This can be especially helpful if you have never visited us before. This way, when you come in for your appointment, you will be seeing people you already know. By minimizing the stress associated with your visit, we can help make sure that it goes more smoothly for us.
Deciding to Not Be Afraid
Of course, we know that you can't just will away anxiety. Still, the way you approach your visit will greatly affect your actual experience when it's time to come see us. By choosing now to face your anxiety and confront your fears, you can help yourself get a handle on them when it's time for your visit.
Many times, the fear of going to the dentist is simply nothing more than a fear of the unknown. That is why we are here to talk with you. We'll be happy to answer any questions you have, and in so doing prepare you for your visit.