If you feel nervous about the idea of even a simple preventive dental checkup and cleaning, you may be someone who suffers from severe dental anxiety. If your anxiety is so severe, it may qualify as an actual full-blown phobia. Some fear of the dentist is natural, and many people find it simple enough to power through the butterflies and emerge on the other side of their appointment feeling good about facing their worries. If this seems impossible to you, would you believe that you might have the option to sleep through your entire dental appointment? Dr. Aziza Askari, your Farmington Hills dentist, will tell you more about your sedation dentistry options.
No Need to Fight Your Anxiety
What are you scared of? Sometimes pin-pointing the exact reason for your anxiety can help you work through the fear. However, it’s just not that simple for many people. Anxiety can feel like a physical reaction that you have no control over. You might be the strongest willed person in the world, but when those tingles and dizzy spells sweep over your body, making you feel faint, how can you talk yourself out of what seems to be a downright malfunction of your faculties. (more…)
Written by: Editor on May 17, 2013 @ 6:24 pm
Farmington Hills dentist, Dr. Aziza Askari, is happy to offer a number of high quality restorative dental procedures to her patients. If you have damaged or broken teeth, you probably feel a bit self-conscious about the way your smile looks. You are also at a higher risk for further damage and decay. These days, teeth [...]Catogories: General Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry
Written by: Editor on May 13, 2013 @ 7:44 am
A composite filling is made from a tooth-colored plastic and glass mixture. We have come to use this much more commonly to fill and restore decayed teeth because of the cosmetic benefits of this versatile material. Composites are not only used for filling, but also other cosmetic procedures such as dental bonding, which can perfect [...]Catogories: Cosmetic Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry