Do you have a phobia of visiting a dentist? Does your child scream away when you take him or her for a dental checkup. Not to worry. Medical science has come up with a new solution. Sleep dentistry or conscious sedation could be the solution that could save the face of the dentist — the scenario of a patient running with fright out of a dental clinic. Also, for the patient who will come out happy and blissfully content after the visit. A team of dentists attending a two-day conference on the recent advances in dentistry used sleep dentistry as a technique to complete their dental implant surgery. MORE
Written by Dr. Jason Stoner
- The frenum is the attachment between either the tongue and mouth floor or the inside
- You may have a family dentist, but wonder if you should see a periodontal specialist.
- Many people are afraid to visit the dentist. However, sedation techniques make it possible to