Visiting the dentist on a regular basis is one of the most important things that you can do for your entire health. The health of your mouth is a huge indication of your overall health; therefore, making your oral health a priority is necessary for living a health life. However, millions of people in America alone refuse to visit the dentist out of fear of what will happen at the dentist. Dental phobia is a true fear that allows the stress, anxiety, and/or panic of dental visits and treatments to keep them from stepping foot inside the dentist’s office. If dental phobia affects you, your child, or a family member and is keeping you from receiving he dental care that you need, please contact Dr. Wayne G. Suway today.
While it is true that many years ago people often had to suffer through dental treatments, we no longer live in the Dark Ages. Much advancement has been made in dentistry, and more advancement is made each year, to allow patients to experience a pleasant dental experience. Many adults allow a traumatic memory from childhood to keep them from visiting the dentist as an adult. Others are leery of visiting the dentist because they know they have not been in a few years and they worry that they have let their problems get “too far gone.” And yet others have a sensitive gag reflex that makes them anxious about how they will react during a simple teeth cleaning procedure. (more…)
Dental phobia is the number one reason people give for avoiding the dentist. Almost one third of Americans put off having routine checkups and even necessary dental procedures because they have fear and anxiety related to visiting the dentist’s office. At Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD, we make patient comfort a priority. We understand that some people are uncomfortable at the dentist, which is why we go out of our way to calm our patients’ nerves and provide the gentlest care possible. Whether patients are coming into our practice for a dental cleaning and checkup or most advanced dental needs, our goal is to eliminate fears and anxieties in order to get our patients on the road to a beautiful, healthy smile.
Perhaps one of the most notable things that our patients experience when they come into our office is the serene environment, inside and out. Our office has a beautiful lakeside view that provides tranquility to our patients’ visit from the moment they arrive. With patient rooms that have been designed with comfort in mind, and with lakeside views from the rooms, relaxation is easy at the office of Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD. Our skilled team of dental hygienists provides the specific care patients with anxieties need, and Dr. Suway offers the gentlest attention during all procedures.
Please do not let fear get in the way of keeping your mouth healthy and beautiful. Regular dental cleanings and checkups are essential for your overall well being. With advanced technology and a focus on comfort, Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD can help you take the anxiety out of your next dental visit. Call today to schedule an appointment.
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Wayne G. Suway, DDS, MAGD – Atlanta Dentist
1820 The Exchange SE, Suite 600
Atlanta, GA 30339
Phone: (770) 953-1752
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