Posts Tagged ‘ Sedation Dentist ’

Who can Benefit from Sleep Dentistry?

Dental care, even routine services such as cleanings and examinations, can cause anxiety and discomfort for some patients. If you suffer from discomfort before or during dental treatments, it may be time to discuss your sleep dentistry options with Grand Haven dentist Dr. Jerry Mulder. To schedule your Grand Haven sleep dentistry consultation, please call… Read More »

  • Posted on: Mar 12 2015

Who can Benefit from Sedation Dentistry?

Michigan Cosmetic, General & Sedation Dentistry It is commonly believed that sedation dentistry is best for patients who suffer from dental phobia. And while this is true – sedation is ideal for dealing with fear and anxiety – it provides a fairly limited view of the benefits offered by this service. Grand Rapids sedation dentist… Read More »

  • Posted on: Mar 12 2015

What Causes Dental Phobia?

Michigan Cosmetic, General & Sedation Dentistry According to the DSM, around 4% of the population suffers from dental phobia. This places dental phobia equal with acrophobia (fear of heights) and ophidiophobia (fear of snakes). However, the American Dental Association suggests that dental phobia affects closer to 10% of the population. No matter which statistic you… Read More »

  • Posted on: Mar 11 2015

Sleep vs. Sedation Dentistry

Michigan Cosmetic, General & Sedation Dentistry If you suffer from dental phobia or have any issues that prevent your seeking dental care, you may be an ideal candidate for sedation dentistry. With this option, Grand Rapids dentist Dr. Jerry Mulder can help you feel completely at ease but still capable of responding to basic directives.… Read More »

  • Posted on: Mar 11 2015

About Sedation Dentistry

Sedation dentistry is one of the most effective ways to deal with issues such as dental phobia and anxiety. This option is also ideal for patients who will be required to remain seated during longer procedures or those who have: An overactive gag reflex Difficulties getting numb A dislike of the sights, sounds, or smells… Read More »

  • Posted on: Feb 25 2015