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How to Choose the Best Sedation Dentistry Option for You

Do you have anxiety that keeps you from getting necessary dental care? Or does your anxiety make the dental experience so unpleasant that you spend days--or weeks--suffering before and after your appointment? Do you have problems with a strong gag reflex, difficulty getting numb, or muscle soreness during or after your appointment?  If you [...]

Your Guide to Sedation Dentistry

If you have dental anxiety, you aren’t alone. So many people report having a fear of the dentist that there are studies to figure out why. Dental anxiety and dental phobia stem from three distinct places; direct learning from a negative experience, indirect learning from a loved one or the media, and internal factors [...]

11 Ways to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist

If you have a fear of the dentist, you’re not alone. An estimated 36% of the population suffers from some form of dental anxiety. 12% of these sufferers consider it an extreme fear. If you fall into one of these categories, don’t lose hope. There are lots of steps you can take [...]

Should I Ask My Dentist for Sedation Dentistry?

At Smile On Dental Studio in St. Louis, we understand that not everyone feels completely comfortable when they visit the dentist. This is why we offer {{{{link id='50249' text='multiple sedation dentistry options'}}}} to help any patient feel relaxed and comfortable during their entire appointment. If you’re wondering if you should ask Dr. Chris Hill [...]

Keep Calm and Carry On – Sedation Dentistry is Here to Help

Do you find it difficult to stay calm and relaxed during your dental appointments? If your answer is yes, don’t worry, you’re not alone. Dr. Chris Hill is happy to provide a solution to help you look forward to your upcoming dental appointments and receive the dental care you need to achieve your [...]

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