You have an appointment to have a checkup with us, you sit in the chair, open wide and then your dentist and the nurse seem to communicate in a form of ‘dental’ shorthand, not really making any sense, well I recently got asked by a patient what all those...
There are many terms used to classify the idea of a dental phobia. It can be known as dental fear, dental anxiety, dentist phobia, odontophobia, or dentophobia. They all mean the same thing: an intense fear of visiting the dentist for dental treatment.
Tooth whitening has rapidly become an extremely popular procedure for British people who are on the quest for bright teeth and as such the entire industry has grown to be worth an estimate £40m per year.
As technology continually evolves and morphs, industries of all types have to adapt and capitalise to keep up and stay at the front of their field, 3D printing is one of the cutting edge technologies.
Dentists are a bit like Priests. People tend to go into 'confession mode' when they come into the surgery, if we haven't seen them for a while, they tell us everything. Grown men can become a nervous wreck, unsure of what's about to happen.