Teeth in bad shape, and I'm terrified of the dentist?

Answer Oh are really getting yourself worked up and I feel so badly for you. I'm a dental hygienist, have been practicing for 20 years and it makes me hang my head in shame whenever I hear a stor... Read More »

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I am terrified of the dentist and need my wisdom teeth pulled. How bad does it really hurt?

It was actually quite enjoyable for me (I know that sounds WEIRD...) and I even had 2 impacted teeth - which supposedly hurt the most. I had all 4 wisdom teeth removed in one appointment. They put ... Read More »

Terrified of the dentist..need braces tho?

It's not unusual for the impression (cast) material to be overfilled in the tray and cause gagging. Let them know what happened last time (and that it was traumatic) and they'll be more careful abo... Read More »

Im terrified of the dentist and have a mouth full of abscesses...any ideas im having trouble eating.?

You will have to see your dentist, you can't ignore this. If you can't get an emergency dental appointment then see your doctor in the morning because you need antibiotics, which both the dentist ... Read More »

I'm going to get 4 teeth pulled and i'm TERRIFIED?

I would go ahead, and get the removed, if I were you! Don't be too terrified about it. Just remember, in the end, you will have straight, pretty teeth! :D It will all be worth it, in the end!