Ease Your Anxiety

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Fear of going to the dentist or fear of dental pain has been around for years. Unfortunately, the severity of this fear can be so bad for some individuals that they stop seeking dental attention all together. This can cause many issues, for a series of reasons, but without proper dental care, teeth can begin to fail – causing more pain than before. Fortunately for those anxiety ridden patients, dentists have started using sedation methods to ensure stress levels are eased.

Posted on February 4, 2020Read More

How to Get Over Your Dental Fear

How to Get Over Your Dental Fear

Dental anxiety over going dentist is a problem that many people have, and something that is somewhat difficult to overcome.  This fear normally prevents reasonable people from visiting the dentist and maintaining their oral health.  The key to keeping your teeth healthy is to prevent problems before they begin.  Those who suffer from dental anxiety will try to avoid going to the dentist, or any doctor for that matter, which results in long lasting problems. When someone who suffers from dental anxiety finally goes to the dentist, they normally find that even the smallest of problems can turn serious which could require a lot of work and involvement from the dentist.  Even though you may not realize it, regular cleaning visits to your dentist is the best way to keep your teeth healthy and prevent problems such as decay, gum disease and cavities.

Posted on September 6, 2019Read More

Anxiety-Free Visits With IV Sedation Dentistry

You know that you need to get yourself and your family out to see the dentist twice a year, but what if you or another family member suffers from dental anxiety or a general fear of seeing the dentist? It can be more difficult to keep your appointments with such a hurdle in your way. That is one of the main reasons why Dr. Lawrence Duffy and Dr. Kyle Duffy at the Center for Dental Anesthesia offer IV sedation dentistry.

Posted on October 10, 2018Read More

How Sedation Dentistry Can Minimize Your Anxiety While Receiving Dental Care

Does the thought of visiting your dentist cause you to feel panicked and unnerved? If so, you may be suffering from a common condition called dental fear or anxiety. Usually, dental fear occurs as a direct result of a previous traumatic dental experience. Fortunately, sedation dentistry can temporarily reduce or eliminate your anxiety so you can receive the dental care you need without feeling uncomfortable or fearful. Drs. Lawrence and Kyle Duffy offer several different sedation options at their practice and will help you choose the type that’s most appropriate for your needs.

Posted on June 26, 2018Read More

Sedation Dentistry Can Change Your Dental Experience

Regular dental care is an important part of taking care of your oral health as well as your overall health. Sometimes, patients require a bit of extra work to ensure their teeth are healthy. For some people, it is important to find a family dentist in Orlando, FL, who offers sedation dentistry. Sedation may be necessary for some patients for several reasons.

Posted on February 26, 2018Read More

Stress-Free Visits With IV Sedation Dentistry

Do you avoid visiting your dentist in Orlando, FL due to dental fear? If so, you can take comfort in knowing you’re not alone. It is estimated that over 30 million people have dental anxiety, which can make it challenging to receive the care you need to maintain good oral health. Drs. Lawrence and Kyle Duffy understand the prevalence of dental fear and offer IV sedation dentistry to help you feel comfortable and relaxed while receiving various dental services.

Posted on November 27, 2017Read More