Posts Categorized: General Dentistry

Ann Arbor Dental Patients Want A Choice In Dental Fillings

With all the talk in Ann Arbor of multi-procedure smile makeovers involving veneers, porcelain crowns, bridges, teeth whitening, dental implants, and invisible braces, sometimes the traditional dental filling is overlooked. If a cavity progresses no further than a filling, Michigan cosmetic dental patients can avoid more extensive and invasive treatments. Today, let’s talk about dental… Read more »

Overcoming Anxiety With Gentle Dental At Gary Sasaki DDS, MS

Dental anxiety and the more severe dental phobia affect many Ypsilanti people, including some Gary Sasaki DDS, MS patients. Today’s post answers some questions asked about this serious topic. What are the long-term consequences of dental anxiety and dental phobia? The most detrimental consequence is when a dental phobic patient delays dental care until a… Read more »

Worried About Dental Visits In Ypsilanti, Michigan?

“How can I deal with anxiety about visiting the dentist for the first time?”

1. Consider what the anxiety stems from. For example: pain, injections, loss of control, personal space invasion, embarrassment about fear of the unknown.
2. Discuss these fears and concerns with your dentist.
3. Expect respectful consideration and open discussion about resolving concerns.