When you are phobic of dental check-ups or indeed dental professionals, that biannual reminder to attend can send you into a panic spiral.
And you aren’t alone! As many as 1 in 3 dental patients report feeling anxiety when it is time to get into the chair and as many as 2 in 3 patients avoid attending check-ups altogether. Yikes!
So, what are some of the steps that you and your dentist in Fulham can take to help alleviate your phobia? Read on to find out!
Talk to the team
The first step in making your dental visit manageable is to tell the team if you have anxieties or phobias; don’t be embarrassed.
Modern day dental practices are well equipped and trained to handle patients who have anxiety and if you can find a team that specialises in dental phobias then all the better!
There are many things that they … Read More