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 we want is for your smile to get damaged from a condition we can help you overcome. For years, we’ve helped patients get past their dental anxiety, and we can help you, too. Call Dr. Glenn Takenaga at our office in Modesto, CA today at 209-846-3961 for an appointment.Dr. Manuel of Sierra Dental Care on Dental Anxiety Read Transcript
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.
How Sierra Dental Care Can Help You Get Past Dental Anxiety
- Calming Staff – The staff at Sierra Dental Care is second to none when it comes to making sure you feel safe, secure, and taken care of while in the patient chair. It doesn’t hurt that our office is equipped with massaging dental chairs, either! Call Sierra Dental Care today at 209-846-3961 to experience the difference.
- Talking to Your Dentist – One of the best ways to combat your dental fear is to talk about it with us. Our team can help you figure out what caused your dental anxiety, whether it was a painful procedure or a dentist who didn’t listen when you said something hurt. Our dentists care about your comfort and will explain how things are different here. We are caring, down to earth, and nonjudgmental – we will never lecture you about the condition of your mouth.
- Sedation Options – If you need a little extra help getting over your dental anxiety, Sierra Dental Care offers dental sedation. We have inhaled sedation to help take the edge off of your nerves, and we will also be offering IV sedation in the near future. Ask us if sedation can help you at your next appointment.
We treat our patients here just like our own family and own friends. We care a lot about them. We spend time with them. It's a fun environment to work, and our mission statement is we provide caring, reliable, affordable dentistry one patient at a time.
Get Your Dental Anxiety Help Here
Dr. Glenn Takenaga and the caring dental team of Sierra Dental Care in Modesto, CA will help you feel comfortable in the dental chair again. Call our office in Modesto, CA at 209-846-3961 to schedule your appointment. You can use our online form to schedule your appointment as well.