The doctors here are very friendly. You can talk to them about your concerns. If you have anxiety issues, we have (laughing) gas that we can use on your visit. We can also give you some anti-anxiety medications, which are prescriptions before your visit. Also, if it's something that extreme, we would also if needed, we will refer you to a specialist who can address your needs.
An estimated 140 million Americans suffer from some sort of dental anxiety. Fear of the dentist can prevent you from getting the dental care you need for a healthy, attractive smile. The last thing Dr. Marinello Manuel and our team want is for your smile to get damaged from a condition we can help you overcome. At Sierra Dental Care in Modesto, CA, relieving dental anxiety is one of the things we do best.
Experience Calm & Relaxing Dentistry
We understand how stressful dental care can be, so we focus on providing you a comfortable, safe office environment. When you visit us, you can expect:
- Compassionate staff. Our team is second to none when it comes to making sure you feel safe, secure, and taken care of while in the patient chair.
- Caring dentists. One of the best ways to combat your dental fear is to talk about it with us. Our dentists care about your comfort and will explain how things are different here. We are compassionate, down to earth, and nonjudgmental – we will never lecture you about the condition of your mouth.
- Several amenities. Our office is equipped with massaging dental chairs, plus you can listen to your favorite music on headphones or watch a movie of your choice during your visit.
- Sedation options. If you need a little extra help getting over your dental anxiety, Sierra Dental Care offers dental sedation. To take the edge off your nerves, you can choose either inhaled sedation with “laughing gas” or oral conscious sedation with a safe, prescribed pill.
Our skillful dental team does a great job at relieving dental anxiety. We will help you feel comfortable in the dental chair again. Call today at 209-846-3961 to schedule your appointment, or use our online form.