Dental Phobia Care by Oakley Dental In Prestwich, Manchester
Do you have Dental Phobia?
A dental phobia is something that can affect 1 in every 10 adults in the UK! Do you consider yourself to be scared of the dentist? Here at Oakley Dental, we encourage you not to let your fear of dentist prevent you from getting the treatment you need!
Many anxious patients avoid dental appointments because of their fear of the unknown. This needn’t be the case, at Oakley Dental, we take the time to explain how the process will work and what you can expect from the treatment. And before any treatment is carried out, we will put your mind at rest by answering any of your questions.
There are several causes of dental phobias and here some of the most common:
- A feeling of helplessness and vulnerability
- A fear of pain
- A horrific previous experience at the dentist
- The sight of blood
- Influences from family and friends.
Everyone handles their dental phobia in their own way, some will have it under control whereas others will find it difficult, resulting in acute panic attacks. No matter how severe your dental phobia is, Oakley Dental a dental practice in Manchester, will help you to overcome your fear of the dentis and to take your mind off the thought of needles.
Dr Steven Maskill BDS is the specialist when it comes to treating nervous patients. He is a dental phobic certified dentist who has treated over 10,000 patients with phobias, ensuring they received the right treatment, in a calm and relaxed environment. He takes a keen interest in putting anxious patient’s mind at ease and providing them with their dream smile!
Is your dental appointment way overdue? Why not book an appointment with us here at Oakley Dental Manchester? We can help you to overcome your fears and prevent any dental concerns from occurring later in life!