Anxiety, Children, General

The Uncooperative Child

It Happens... To a child a dental office can be a pretty scary place. Sometimes a child's fear is due to a previous dental experience, perhaps they overheard someone else recounting an unpleasant visit, or maybe they just have a fear of the unknown that intensifies when  they see any frontline healthcare worker. With some children, no amount of persuasion can convince  them… Continue reading The Uncooperative Child

Anxiety, Emergency, Root Canal

The Friendly Root Canal

Never heard of a friendly root canal? This is a phrase that has been used by some of our patients to describe their root canal experience. The fact is, most people are surprised by just how relaxed they become during the procedure and are thrilled that is was not as scary as they imaged or… Continue reading The Friendly Root Canal