Dental phobia affects about 4% of the population, while dental anxiety affects one in five. Our dental professions can profoundly help these people.
In fixed prosthodontics we use many impression methods to capture the detail of our tooth preparations, from traditional impression techniques to digital scanning of the tooth preparation. Either way, one step in the process is often crucial: gingival retraction.
In the practice of endodontics, clinicians may encounter a variety of unwanted procedural accidents and obstacles to normally routine therapy, at almost any stage of treatment.
One of the most challenging situations for all dentists is the arrival of an anxious child into the waiting room.
Dr Dermot Canavan BDentSc MGDS MS Diploma in Conscious Sedation [...]