dental fear Archives - Corinna Dental Group

All About Dental Phobia

(It’s Sedation Dentistry Month at Corinna Dental Group. One of the reasons people seek to undergo sedation or sleep dentistry is because they experience some degree of dental fear. In this article we discuss dental fear and its more serious condition, Dental Phobia, and ways to manage it.)  A dental visit may be a routine …Read More

Optimism and Humour Can Combat Dental Fear

Dental fear is unfortunately one of the most common fears and it is said that about 50% of the adult population suffers from it at some level. There are many studies about dental fear and how to cope with it — two of the most recent conducted in Sweden showed that optimism and humour are …Read More

Afraid Of The Dentist?

A study conducted by the University of Sydney is examining the cause of dental phobia–and the age group in which it is most likely to happen.   Dental phobia, according to the study, is experienced by 40% of the western population and is most likely to be experienced by women in their forties. This may …Read More