Sedation Dentistry: The Answer for Those Who Suffer With Dental Anxiety

What if your anxieties about visiting the dentist could be quelled? What if you could enjoy a relaxing experience during your next dental procedure? Dr. Nicholas and her team of specialists want you to have a positive and painless experience for your dental visits; therefore, we offer sedation dentistry for those who are nervous about dental appointments. Dental anxiety is... read more »

Warning Signs of Gum Disease

The definition of the word "insidious" can also double as an apt description for gum disease: causing harm in a way that is gradual or not easily noticed. Gum disease is indeed insidious. Also known as "periodontal disease," gum disease is an infection of the tissues that surround and support your teeth. Your caring dentist and periodontist, Dr. Anne Nicholas,... read more »

Sedation Dentistry: Comforting the Faint of Heart

Many people are nervous about visiting the dentist. In fact, between 9 percent to 15 percent of Americans claim that they avoid dental appointments due to anxiety or fear. That’s somewhere between 27 to 46 million people! So, if you’re afraid to visit the dentist, take comfort because you’re not alone. Even though most dental appointments aren’t painful, it is... read more »