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Coping with Nervousness

We understand that many people are nervous or embarrassed about some aspect of dentistry. From listening to patients over the years it is clear that everyone has their own personal concerns. These can start in different ways and take various forms.Some people describe feeling that they are in a vicious circle where their fear stops them going to the dentist which can mean their mouths deteriorate leading to guilt and more fear. This can sometimes affect confidence and self esteem. As a team we are keen to help people break this kind of pattern and replace it with a positive dynamic where you move towards health and wellbeing. We have specific training in this area and provide a special programme, tailoring your care to deal with whatever is worrying you, safely and supportively.

This can include:

Positive factors that can help include: