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Put Your Fear Of The Dentist Behind You

Put Your Fear Of The Dentist Behind You

Welcome back to the Moss dental blog!

We are in the practice of making dentistry solutions pain-free and easy for the families of Fredericksburg, Virginia. We know that some of you aren’t exactly excited about making your next dental appointment with us, and we want to help you work through whatever obstacles are in your way.

Have you…

…ever had a bad experience at another dentist’s office?

…been afraid to confront the reality of your oral health issues?

…felt rattled by the sounds and smells of drills and other dental devices?

Then it could be that you are afflicted by something known as dental anxiety, which is a very real and dangerous condition that influences the health care decisions of millions of Americans. Not addressing your dental anxiety head-on will be bad news for you in the long run, because you will likely avoid the professional teeth cleanings that can help keep tooth decay and gum disease on the run.

Additionally, if you let your fear of the dentist get the better of you, you will probably opt out of the thorough dental exams that can alert you to anything that has gone awry in your mouth or elsewhere in your body. Thus, you will not find out about emerging causes for concern like cavities, periodontal disease, and even cancer, until they have become more serious (and costly) concerns.

Your health is too important to ignore. And whatever is going on in your mouth, isn’t likely to just resolve itself. That’s why we want to help you get back on the good road, fast!

You’ll be happy to know that we provide a more gentle approach to dentistry in Fredericksburg, VA. As trained professionals, we will systematically address your dental anxiety starting with the way in which we conduct ourselves around the office.

Diffusing Dental Anxiety At Moss

We aren’t trying to toot our own horn, but there are some simple things that we do here that truly set us apart from our competitors.

We Communicate Carefully And Listen Attentively

Good communication is not to be taken for granted in the medical world. Not only will we explain your treatment and outline exactly what you can expect, we will also make sure you understand, listening all the while to your questions, comments, and concerns.

In our office, we want you to be as informed and in-control of your oral health decisions, as possible. So, should you struggle with fear or anxiety, just let us know in advance, and we we can to put your fears to rest.

Gentle Dental Care In Fredericksburg, VA

Just so you know: when you pay us a visit, you will be welcomed straightaway and will never be made to feel rushed during your appointment. What’s more, we always try to keep up with our patients’ ever-evolving needs. Thus, you are never going to be just another name on a chart to our team.

If you are entrusted to our care you will soon discover that we take our time with each and every patient to allow us to do the best job possible. This also guarantees that you have a positive, painless dental experience, no matter what sort of procedure you came in for. In other words, we’ll create good memories for you to take with you!

Our Environment Is Chill

This is a nice laid-back environment to walk into. It is one that won’t make you feel threatened in any way. Truth be told, we are led by a father-son dynamic dentist duo. So we tare a family practice in every sense of the term and we try our best to make our facility feel like a home, rather than a sterile medical building.

We provide low lighting, warm blankets, and TVs in each suite, just to make sure you feel relaxed and ready for what comes next. And we won’t stop there. If you should ever need anything additional to make you more comfortable, please let us know right away and we will make it happen!

We Deliver Sedation Dentistry Upon Request

We realize that some folks need more help letting go of anxiety than others. That is why we offer several types of sedation dentistry. We want to help you prepare for your procedure if you are intensely fearful, whether you are anticipating pain, or just dreading an unpleasant experience.

Push Dental Anxiety Out Of The Way Today!

Call (540) 369-4926 or contact us online to see how pleasant and painless it can be to optimize your oral health at Moss!