What if I’m Too Scared to Go to the Dentist?

  • October 14, 2019

Dentophobia. It’s a big word for a common fear – going to the dentist. For some people, it is a general sense of unease about sitting down in the treatment chair and letting the dental hygienist and dentist clean and examine their teeth. For others, the feelings are more intense


You Can Learn to Relax at the Dentist Office

  • April 11, 2018

You remember when you used to worry about going to the dentist. You couldn’t sleep. You used to wonder if you should you cancel, but you’ve done that too many times. You know you need a professional cleaning, but what if the dentist finds something? Thankfully, those nights are behind you because you found Shorewood Family


Pain-Free Dental Care With Sedation Dentistry

  • February 11, 2018

If you’re feeling nervous or uneasy about an upcoming dental checkup or procedure, we’re here to bring you some peace of mind with our sedation dentistry. At Shorewood Family Dental Care, we understand that sometimes you just need a little help to relax when you’re in an unfamiliar surrounding. No matter how many times you have visited our office,


Dental Cleanings Are Easier With Sedation Dentistry

  • October 11, 2017

You know that you should make regular visits to the dentist, but some things are easier said than done. If your struggle with dental anxiety or have a problem finding a dentist offering sedation options, you may have made dental appointments only to cancel them at the last minute. Possibly even just


Relax, Remain Pain-Free During Your Root Canal

  • September 26, 2017

We’ve said it before, and we are sure that we’ll say it many more times. You CAN have a pain-free treatment. This is possible by offering sedation options including laughing gas for a root canal. We also understand why you may not


You Won’t Feel a Thing: IV Sedation

  • January 26, 2017

At Shorewood Family Dental Care, we know that even a routine dental appointment can be an uncomfortable experience for many people. In fact, some estimates put the number of people in the United States with dental anxiety at over 130 million! The widespread nature of dental anxiety is one of the reasons why we offer three levels of dental sedation, including IV sedation. What is Dental Sedation? Dental sedation is administered to


Dental Sedation Can Alleviate Your Fear

  • September 25, 2016

If you or someone in you love is in the throes of dental anxiety (fear of the dentist), that will not be good in the long run. The good news for you is that we provide a welcoming, friendly atmosphere. And our dentists have incorporated the


Top 4 Sedation Dentistry Benefits

  • April 29, 2016

A lot of people are scared of the dentist – in some polls it comes out as one of the top ten phobias in the world! There has been a lot of emphasis placed on comfortable, fear-free dentistry in the past few decades, and at Shorewood


Who Can Benefit From Dental Sedation?

  • February 17, 2016

Sedation in dentistry has been around for a while, but it hasn’t really been affordable, universal, and accessible until recently. If you’ve ever thought about oral sedation at the dentist you probably have a picture in your head of the ideal patient: the dental-phobe. While