Overcoming Dental Anxiety

sedation dentistry baltimore mdDo not let dental anxiety keep you from visiting the dentist. Avoiding regular dental checkups and professional teeth cleanings can actually lead to the need for much more advanced dental procedures. Baltimore, MD Canton Dental Associates works to ensure that every patient feels well informed, comfortable and confident in their dental care. Through compassionate and personalized care, and sedation dentistry, Dr. Emily Lin, and her associates help our patients overcome their dental anxiety.

Relaxation Techniques & Education

Our dental care team will take the time to ensure you understand every step of every treatment you may need. We believe that educating our patients is a part of responsible dentistry. Understanding your procedure and how it will benefit your health can help reduce anxiety and make you feel confident in your oral health care.

Taking deep breaths and imagining a relaxing setting can also help calm you down. If needed you can listen to music through headphones to help calm your nerves. Our staff is welcoming, compassionate and understanding of your fears and needs. We will do everything we can to make you feel like part of our dental family.

Dental Sedation

Sedation dentistry can help patients who are undergoing extensive dental procedures feel virtually no pain or anxiety. Sedation dentistry allows our dentists to perform multiple treatments at once which can save our patients time, money and reduce stress. Our conscious sedation options allow patients who were once too afraid to receive dental care get the treatments they deserve. Dr. Lin offers Nitrous oxide and oral sedation options.

The type of sedation dentistry you choose will depend on your oral health, overall health, and your goals. Your Canton Dental dentist will help you determine which option is best for your needs.

Scheudle A Consultation

If you are looking for a quality and compassionate dentist, Canton Dental Associates can help you overcome your dental anxiety. Ignoring oral health concerns will only allow them to progress into more complex dental issues. Contact our Baltimore, MD dentist office or schedule your consultation online.