Don’t Let Dental Anxiety Get In The Way

Are you someone who looks at our website quite regularly, you have a plan all laid out in your mind regarding the care journey you likely require for a healthier smile, and you love thinking about the future of your oral health? Are you also someone who appreciates the benefits of oral surgery but you cannot seem to force yourself to pick up the phone to get this adventure started? When dental anxiety takes over, its effects can have a significant impact on your ability to receive the treatment you need. We are happy to address this topic, while offering a helpful solution that will allow you to achieve your goals.

Dental Anxiety Is Far More Common Than You Think

You might feel like you’re alone in your struggle for wanting to come to us for care but feeling too anxious to do so. If you scratch the surface of the statistics even a little bit, you will discover that dental anxiety is actually a very common issue! To be a little clearer, we mean tens of millions of Americans also deal with the same mixture of good intentions and worries. So, before you feel too embarrassed to let us know this is a real concern for you, do just the opposite: Tell us immediately, so we can help.

Sedation Is A Fantastic Solution

As we mentioned, it’s extremely common to feel nervous about oral surgery or any experience related to your dental health. To address dental anxiety, we offer a variety of sedation options. These are the same solutions that will guide you through comfortable procedures by relaxing your nervous system, so you feel calm and peaceful. They include:

  • Nitrous Oxide
  • Oral Sedation
  • IV Sedation


Combining experience in oral and maxillofacial surgery with a genuine care for their patients’ health and comfort, the team at Santa Rosa Oral Surgery is ready to improve the health and beauty of smiles in the Sonoma County and North Bay area. To schedule a consultation, contact our office by calling 707-545-4625 (Santa Rosa).