Dental phobia is a common problem. According to Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, about 40 million Americans avoid going to the dentist because of their anxiety and fear.
There are many reasons why people are nervous about dental visits. Some people are afraid that their dentist will rush and neglect their concerns. Others anticipate pain because they have negative memories of their past experiences. If you are one of these people, Augusta Endodontic Center located in Augusta, Georgia, prepared a list of easy solutions for fear of dentists that you can use to help yourself:
If you are nervous about your dental visit, here are some solutions you can try:
Suppose you are one of those patients who are anxious about going to your dental appointments, and you are looking for a dentist who will understand your needs and concerns. In that case, Augusta Endodontic Center is definitely what you need. We offer conscious sedation for patients with dental anxiety, one of the most preferred methods in dental practice today. Combined with advanced methods in local anesthesia, conscious sedation helps patients enjoy their relaxing and comfortable dental treatment.
If you have any questions or concerns about the dental treatments we offer, or you want to schedule a dental appointment with Dr. Manny Ngoh at Augusta Endodontic Center, feel free to reach us at: (706) 800-9118.
Dr. Emmanuel Ngoh has over 20 years of experience in dentistry. An alumnus of the Medical College of Georgia’s Schools of Dentistry and Allied Health and Kennesaw State University, he practiced as a General Dentist for four years before specializing in endodontics. He founded Augusta Endodontic Center to fulfill the endodontic needs of patients in the area.
Dr. Ngoh is a member of the American Association of Endodontists, American Dental Association, Christian Medical and Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association, and Augusta Dental Society. He is a Faculty Member of the Georgia Regents University, College of Dental Medicine and has contributed to many research projects and journals. His efforts have been recognized with many awards and being voted as one of Augusta‘s Top Dentists by the Augusta Magazine.