North Charleston, SC
Family Dentist: Teeth
Whitening & Checkups
As much as we always joke about dental phobia and how it's a silly
thing to have, the condition can be extremely crippling to the point
where some people physically shake when on the dentist's chair.
Demystifying dental phobia and its
effects on patients, we at Carolina
Family Dentistry discuss simple
things that you can do before your
appointment to reduce your anxiety.
Ask questions and immediately let us know the MINUTE you
begin to feel uncomfortable.
Crippling anxiety can prevent you
from visiting your dentist and
having your teeth regularly
Dentists generally recommend that you see them twice
a year to check for overall dental health.
Several studies suggest that
around half of the world's
population has some sort of
anxiety about visiting their
One of the main reasons is a misconception that all dental
procedures are painful and expensive.
This results in a vicious cycle, where
patients initially do not see their dentists
out of fear and misinformation and then
become fearful because of the state of
We know that being on our chair can be scary. That’s why
we’ve made every effort to create a safe and comfortable
environment for you.
Led by Dr. Ron Banik, we
assure you that all procedures
are done within your comfort
A grateful patient wrote, "I have a terrible dental phobia, and they
made me feel extremely comfortable. Dr. Banik has been amazing
"He explained everything before
each step of treatment. I felt very at
ease. Thank you for such a caring
Go to the link in the description to learn more.