Really is the fear of the dentist an insurmountable hurdle? No! Tips and advice for the anxious patient: 1 dental choice choose a dentist who takes time for a preliminary interview with you. Mention your fear at the appointment, the entire dental practice you can adjust itself. 2. conversation, communication reports you from your fears, because often there are special things that most fear is (injection, sounds, instruments). So, the dentist can consider these points addressed in your treatment. Often small agreements, such as the interruption of treatment with a show of hands help against the tension. This can reduce the feeling to be delivered.
Ask the dentist to place the instruments outside your field of vision. 3. music bringing up for longer treatments your own music with. A headphone interferes with the most treatment steps do not and drowned out the sounds of treatment and can be thus very reassuring. 4. New beginning in 68% of patients of fear, is a traumatic experience in the past due to the fear, often during childhood.
For a new beginning, the barrier must be overcome practically, because often the fear is not so serious already after the first interview or first treatment. It is advisable first small, lighter treatment steps to tackle. 5. frequent visits by means of regular inspections and participate in prevention measures can be mostly avoided larger treatments in advance. The circuit to wait and then when emergency treatment in inflamed, numbing areas to make bad again painful and bad experiences, can be avoided as always to the extreme. 6 as example Tartar removal by surface or local anesthesia, reduce stunning and soothing stuns even for lighter treatments, the tension, because the constant waiting for a possible pain is reduced. Against anxiety can light Help remedies. The use of homeopathic medicines, acupuncture or hypnosis can also be a way to anticipate the fear. Dentist Dr. Gregory Schlegel St.-driving-Strasse 20 50667 Cologne Tel. 0221 2576067 press contact: Leif Heuser the dental practice of Dr. Gregory Schlegel at St. Aperschnalzen Street in Cologne is your specialist for aesthetic dentistry, implants, and prophylaxis. Bad breath treatment, professional tooth cleaning (short: PTC), treatment of anxiety patients, grinders or snorers are part of the range. There is also the individual care always in the foreground. Information about billing issues, medical and cost plans and partial payments get patients entirely without obligation and free of charge. Ultimately one thing counts in the dental practice of Dr. Gregory Schlegel: the trust of patients in the work of the dentist.