stress-free visits

Treating Dental Anxiety

“I’m helping patients feel empowered to make the right choices for the betterment of their oral health.”

-Dr. schof

overcoming fear and dental anxiety

Not everyone looks forward to their dental visits. And for some, spending even a minute in the dental chair is cause for alarm. Yet without regular dental care, it can become impossible to treat patients with small dental issues before more serious consequences emerge.

Going to the dentist regularly is one of the best ways to support a healthier lifestyle by improving the balance between oral and overall health. When you need a gentle dentist in Mandeville, Dr. Charles Schof looks forward to caring for you in a calming and relaxing environment.

Dental Assistant smiling at patient
Dental assistant using sedation dentistry

Solving Dental Anxiety in Mandeville

Each year an estimated 40 million Americans avoid going to the dentist due to dental anxiety. At Mandeville Center for Dental Excellence, we’ll work with you to achieve dental care comfortably.

We can provide all the patient comforts of an overhead TV, noise canceling headphones, pillows and blankets to begin changing your expectations of the dentist. We even provide calming sedation dentistry as a reliable solution to dental anxiety.

Dentists all over the nation use sedation dentistry as a safe and reliable method to provide comfort, relaxation and confidence to patients receiving necessary dental care. As your local dentist in Mandeville, we encourage you to give us a call at (985) 231-2830 to schedule a consultation for sedation dentistry.

what can i do about my dental anxiety?

Tell your dentist you have dental anxiety

Our staff has helped countless patients overcome a fear of the dentist by listening to their needs and helping them feel comfortable. We are a judgement-free dental practice and will listen to you with only the utmost care and compassion.

Understand your comfort zone

At Mandeville, we never pressure patients into treatments they don’t need or want. When a certain treatment is necessary, we provide options to reduce dental fear and keep you relaxed throughout your appointment. With use of sedation dentistry, patients are able to receive the dental care they need without fear.

Create a specific plan with your dentist

When you're aware of your dental health and know what to expect from your doctor, dental anxiety is alleviated. At Mandeville Center of Dental Excellence, we’ll work with you at your pace and provide treatment with respect to your unique dental needs.

We specialize in treating dental anxiety

Sometimes the only way to reverse the stain of a bad past memory at the dentist is to create new, positive experiences. At Mandeville Center for Dental Excellence we encourage our patients to achieve their optimal level of dental health in an atmosphere that promotes comfort, support and gentle dentistry.

That is why we use only the most advanced dental technology to provide treatments that are highly accurate and minimally invasive, so patients spend less time in the dental chair while achieving quality dental care.

Dental Assistant smiling at patient
Dental assistant using sedation dentistry

don't wait on necessary dental care

If you or a loved one feels anxious about going to the dentist, we can help. Our team takes the fear out of going to the dentist by catering every visit to your unique needs. With the use of advanced dental technology, calming sedation dentistry and our exceptionally supportive dental team, you will be leaving your dental appointment in Mandeville feeling confident, supported and safe. Call us at (985) 626-4401 to take the first steps towards gentle dentistry in Mandeville.

"I am usually a very anxious person at the dentist. Dr. Schof & his staff are so down to earth & friendly its impossible to be nervous. I had 4 old fillings removed & a crown completed all in one short visit. I never
Felt any pain or discomfort. Awesome experience!"

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