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Is sedation dentistry really safe?

I have always been really nervous about going to the dentist. Even for a cleaning, I get really worked up. So much so, I have been known to cancel appointments at the last minute. Well, sadly it’s been a couple years now since I have been in and someone told me about sedation dentistry. I […]


Will I feel my teeth getting pulled with sedation dentistry?

I have to get my wisdom teeth out and I’m dreading it. Everyone has been sharing all these horror stories with me and I’m pretty freaked. Of course the dentist made it sound pain-free with oral sedation. But I don’t have a high pain tolerance. Will I feel it? How much is it really going […]


Will my insurance cover sedation dentistry?

It has been a long time since I have seen a dentist. This is mainly because I haven’t had dental insurance. Now I’m scared to go to the dentist because I’m afraid he will have to do a lot of painful procedures. Do you know if my new dental insurance from my employer will cover […]


My face is numb after getting a some teeth extracted.

I have been putting off getting my wisdom teeth forever. But my dentist wouldn’t leave me alone about it, so I worked up the courage to go ahead with the extractions. The night before the procedure, I was so worked up, I didn’t sleep. The dentist used sedation dentistry because I was so anxious. Everything […]



Scared of the dentist because of my needle phobia!

I am deathly afraid of needles and I have to get four teeth out tomorrow afternoon. I haven’t slept for two days and cannot fathom the thought of being stuck with a needle tomorrow. You probably think I’m crazy but I don’t care. The dentist recommended I wear a sleeping beauty mask so I can’t […]


Afraid of sedation dentistry after being sexually assaulted

I need to have my wisdom teeth taken out and there’s no way I want it done without dental sedation. The problem is that I was sexually assaulted a few years ago and I’m afraid of being medicated now too. The idea of things happening that I won’t be able to remember, or of not […]


Scared to go to dentist after cancer treatment.

I have had excellent oral health throughout my life. Then, about a year ago I got the dreaded diagnosis of caner. I have endured several rounds of chemotherapy and the cancer seems to be doing better. But my teeth are in bad shape. They ache and can be painful. I have never had a cavity […]