Millions of people get so worked up about dental appointments that they skip the dentist entirely. At OKC Smiles in Oklahoma City we understand that dental anxiety is a very real thing, and that for some people it’s more like dental phobia. But skipping the dentist is not a good idea. Sedation dentistry may be […]
Too tired to touch a toothbrush. We’ve all been there. Your dental health is important to us at OKC Smiles, so we’re offering two fabulous ideas for those Oklahoma City nights when the only thing you care about is collapsing into bed. See if these ideas are enough to get you to prop your eyes […]
Sleep dentistry helps patients with dentist anxiety get through regular cleanings, checkups and cosmetic procedures. Want to learn more? Call OKC Smiles to schedule a consultation with our experienced staff.
Some Oklahoma City dental patients experience severe anxiety when undergoing dental treatment. With oral conscious sedation, it is possible to relax during dental procedures instead of being tense and fearful. Oral sedation dentistry, relaxation dentistry, conscious sedation and anxiety-free dentistry are all terms used to describe this type of treatment. In addition to alleviating anxiety, […]
Picture the following scenario: You are stretched out in a chair at your Oklahoma City dentist office holding a remote as you try to tune in to your favorite radio station. A woman clips a paper bib around your neck. Someone switches on a bright overhead light and you see latex-gloved hands moving toward your […]