Have you ever stared at your phone, debating if you should go ahead and call us? If so, recognize that you are not the first patient who has ever felt a bit on the fence regarding whether a dental visit is a good idea (or if perhaps it’s unnecessary). The fortunate detail in this instance is that there will never be a time when scheduling an appointment with us is a horrible idea! If you want to come into our practice, come on in! To provide you with a comfort level, however, we have collected a few reasons that commonly cause patients to pick up the phone and dial us up!
What you may know from speaking with us or visiting our website is that we offer a variety of dental sedation options, including the use of oral sedation. While your overall reaction to this news might be favorable, there may be a part of you that would like to ask some questions about this type of treatment before you feel prepared to go ahead and choose select it. We encourage you to feel comfortable asking us any question you may have when you’re at our practice next. At the moment, we aim to help you feel more confident by offering answers to common questions.
When you think about your personal approach to dental hygiene, what’s it look like? Is it a tornado of activity that takes place as you try to get through the experience as quickly as possible? Or, do you take your time, paying attention every step of the way? If it’s the first option, you might want to do yourself a favor and slow down. While we understand that brushing and flossing might not be your favorite activity, spending the brief two to three minutes it takes to complete your oral health care at home is certainly worth the effort. Consider a couple reasons why!