Tips to Calm Nerves at the Dentist

3 Tips To Calm Your Nerves Before Your Next Dental Appointment

Do you get nervous before you visit the dentist for an oral hygiene examination or treatment? If you answered yes, you are not alone. There is a large percentage of people who experience some form of nervousness or anxiety before visiting our office. We never want your nervous feelings to keep you from getting the dental care you need and deserve. Our goal is to help our patients feel safe and comfortable while in our care. Read on to learn about some tips to help you relax before your appointment.

First Visit to the Dentist

Preparing Your Child For Their First Visit To The Dentist

At Bozeman Gentle Dentistry, we are happy to provide dental care to everyone in your family, from the youngest member to the oldest. Do you have a young child in your life and you’re unsure when it is time to visit the dentist for their first appointment? We typically tell parents that children should visit the dentist when their teeth begin to emerge or around their first birthday. If the child in your life is older and has yet to see the dentist, there is no time like the present to schedule their first appointment. We know it can be a little intimidating for children to visit the dentist for the first time, so we want to share some helpful tips.