Overcoming Anxiety With Gentle Dental At Jefferson City Dental Care

Categories: Sedation Dentistry
Jefferson City sleep dentistry

Dental anxiety, and the more-severe dental phobia, affects a significant portion of the population, including some of our patients here at Jefferson City Dental Care. Today’s post answers some questions asked about this important topic. What are the long-term consequences of dental anxiety and dental phobia? The most detrimental consequence is when a dental phobic…

Sedation Dentistry In Jefferson City

Categories: Sedation Dentistry
Jefferson City sedation dentistry

Many Jefferson City dentistry patients have discovered the benefits of anxiety-free dentistry (sometimes called sleep dentistry). There are three main types of sedation options available in the Jefferson City area for patients to look at: Inhalation Nitrous Oxide, sometimes called ‘laughing gas’ has been used in  dental offices for over a century, because, in many…

Jefferson City Dental Care Has A Solution For Dental Anxiety

Categories: Sedation Dentistry
Oral Conscious Sedation

Some Jefferson City dental patients experience severe anxiety when undergoing dental treatment. With oral conscious sedation, it is possible to relax during dental procedures instead of being tense and fearful. Oral sedation dentistry, relaxation dentistry, conscious sedation and anxiety-free dentistry are all terms used to describe this type of treatment. In addition to alleviating anxiety,…

Sedation Dentistry In Jefferson City

Categories: Sedation Dentistry
Sedation Dentistry in Jefferson City

Picture the following scenario: You are stretched out in a chair at your Jefferson City dentist office holding a remote as you tune in to your favorite Missouri radio station. A woman clips a paper bib around your neck. Someone switches on a bright overhead light and you see latex-gloved hands moving toward your open mouth. You close your eyes.