Anxiety disorders are one of the most common mental illnesses in the United States, affecting nearly 40 million Americans over the age of 18. Even more surprising is how anxiety can affect oral health. As it turns out, many American adults who haven’t been to the dentist in several years have a [...]
No doubt you probably know: the emergency room is expensive. In an effort to cut down non-emergency emergency room visits, many of the major healthcare providers have tacked on addition fees for visiting the emergency room. As much as many could argue the inadequacies of our current healthcare system, the fact is that in this [...]
If you experience dental anxiety, you’re not alone — some estimates say that as much as 75% of Americans experience some level of dental anxiety. In fact, more than 15% of people avoid going to the dentist completely because of their dental anxiety, which can have very expensive consequences. Although this anxiety [...]
Perhaps all of this sounds too good to be true. If you are a skeptic, schedule a smile makeover consultation today and find out for yourself.
Pain isn't fun. Your Anchorage dentist knows this, and that is why the dental team at Excellence In Dentistry have made patient comfort a top priority. In conjunction with creating a relaxing environment, your dentist has various medications that can reduce and even eliminate pain associated with different dental procedures to give you a more [...]