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Monthly Archives: February, 2020

Sedation Dentistry: Why It’s Right For You

February 21st, 2020 Posted by Sedation 0 comments on “Sedation Dentistry: Why It’s Right For You”

Sedation Dentistry
Advancements in sedation dentistry have made it easier for patients who suffer from dental anxiety to find some sort of relief. Dental anxiety for some patients can be so severe that it causes them to avoid seeking dental treatment that is vitally important for their oral health. If you suffer from dental anxiety sedation dentistry would benefit you, or if you need extensive dental work done it would be beneficial.

Dental Anxiety
As previously mentioned, dental anxiety for some can be so severe that it causes patients to avoid vitally important dental appointments. For some patients their dental anxiety is due to a fear of needles or it’s related to misconceptions about the amount of pain they are going to experience from undergoing a dental procedure. Sedation works to alleviate that anxiety and helps make the patient comfortable.

Extensive Dental Work
Extensive dental work can be uncomfortable for the patient and if they are already suffering from dental anxiety it’s going to make treatment more difficult. However, sedation can be used to help relax the patient so that dental treatment can be done. Also, the doctor can take their time and efficiently perform the dental procedure all the while helping the patient maintain an optimal level of comfort.

Schedule Your Consultation
If you are suffering from dental anxiety or if you need some extensive dental work done and you are in the Hendersonville area, then sedation dentistry would be very beneficial for you. Contact our office to learn more about the sedation we offer.

 

Dental Implants: Getting to Know Your New Teeth

February 4th, 2020 Posted by Dental Implants 0 comments on “Dental Implants: Getting to Know Your New Teeth”

Dental Implants
If you are suffering from missing teeth, then you no longer have to live with a smile you are not happy with. Thanks to advancements in restorative dentistry dental implants are widely available for a patient who is suffering with missing teeth. In order to gain a better understanding of dental implants including how they are installed as well as how they are designed to fit, feel, and function just like your natural teeth then review the information below to learn more about the dental implant installation process:

How Does The Dental Implant Installation Process Work?
There are a few steps taken in order to complete the dental implant installation process to learn more review the information below that lists the preparatory measures taken to install dental implants:

  • Radiographic examination (x-rays)
  • Precision surgical guide
  • CT scanning

The imaging process involved in x-rays, precision surgical guide, and CT scanning allows our doctor to get a more precise look at the structure of your bite in order to get a better idea of exactly where to place the dental implant. Dental Implant surgery is precise and minimally invasive for the dental patient.

Schedule Your Dental Implant Consultation
We service Hendersonville and if you are suffering from missing teeth then it would be very beneficial if you reached out to our office to schedule your dental implant consultation. Doing so would allow our doctor to examine your mouth as well as answer any of your dental implants questions or concerns.