Fear of the Dentist

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Image source – Fear of dentistry medical concept © studiostoks

Fear of the dentist isn’t uncommon with one in four of us suffering from it. The extent of a person’s fear varies from person to person due to different experiences and anxieties. For some it may centre on the idea of it hurting, for others it is the smells and noises associated with dentistry and some people just can’t shake off past bad experiences. Thankfully today we have fantastic teams of dental practitioners available who are able to understand and guide their patients through their fears. Continue reading