Worried About Dental Visits?

sleep dentistry Rockwall

“How can I overcome anxiety about visiting the dentist?”

1. Consider what the anxiety stems from. For example pain, injections, loss of control, personal space invasion, embarrassment about fear of the unknown.
2. Communicate these fears and concerns with your dentist.
3. Expect respectful consideration and open discussion about resolving issues of concern.

Dentist Karen Williamson has been helping anxious patients relax and feel comfortable since 1993.

Fear of pain is a natural human response. Not knowing what the process will entail can be scary. Allowing Karen E Williamson D.D.S., P.A to professionally address your concerns today makes tomorrow’s visits manageable for both parties.

We provide exceptional expertise in many areas of dentistry. Education, training, and certifications are important to our office conduct.

Please don’t let the unknown keep you from receiving the quality dental care that will ensure a healthy smile. We have answers to your dental questions.  You will value your healthy, beautiful smile long after you forget the anxiety of the dental process. Knowledge brings power to anyone afraid of dental care. dentist Karen Williamson can educate and provide information valuable to you from your first visit onward.

Call us to set up an informative meeting at 469-402-0024 whether you have urgent problems or simply need an exam and cleaning. Count on Karen E Williamson D.D.S., P.A to put you at ease.

Contact Karen E Williamson D.D.S., P.A:

469-402-0024

Location (Tap to open in Google Maps):

560 W Ralph Hall Pkwy, Rockwall, TX
Rockwall, Texas
75032

 

ArticleID 6626

Help Me, I’m Afraid Of The Dentist!

Rockwall Sleep Dentistry

If you fear going to the dentist, you are far from alone. You may be among the millions of Americans coping with dental anxiety, or even phobia. At Karen E. Williamson DDS PA in Rockwall we don’t want you or anyone else putting their dental health at risk by avoiding regular checkups and cleanings. Sedation dentistry may be the answer you’ve been looking for.

Sedation dentistry means using nitrous oxide to put you in a state of relaxation so you can get the care you deserve. Commonly known as laughing gas, nitrous works quickly and wears off quickly. It is very effective.

Nitrous oxide has been used in dentistry for more than a century. It may or may not make you laugh, but should relax you enough for your appointment.

Sedation dentistry from Karen E. Williamson DDS PA in Rockwall can get anxious patients through their appointments so they can maintain good dental health. People throughout Rockwall, Royse City, Backland, Heath, and Fate also come to our practice for completee  family dentistry, and much more. Call our office to schedule an appointment today!

Contact Karen E Williamson D.D.S., P.A:

469-402-0024

Location (Tap to open in Google Maps):


560 W Ralph Hall Pkwy, Rockwall, TX
Rockwall, Texas
75032

 

ArticleID 2603

Just Chill

Rockwall sedation dentistryIf you tense up just thinking about going to the dentist, you may benefit from sedation dentistry offered by Karen E. Williamson DDS PA in Rockwall.

Millions of Americans stress out because they have to see the dentist. It is referred to as dental anxiety. There is a more severe form, too, called dental phobia. In both, some people would rather skip the dentist altogether than sit down for a checkup.

That sounds reasonable enough: if there is something that bothers you, avoid it. The problem with with skipping the dentist is that it puts your dental health at risk.

There are lots of reasons why people develop anxiety or phobia over dental care. It often stems from a bad experience they had with a dentist as a kid. Fear of pain is often involved, as well as a fear of anesthesics and possible side effects.

Whatever the cause, sedation dentistry has helped millions of people get through their appointments.

At Karen E. Williamson DDS PA, we offer nitrous oxide. More commonly known as laughing gas, it may or may not make you laugh, but it will put you in a state of great relaxation.

Nitrous oxide has been used with great success in dentistry for more than one hundred years:

  • It works quickly
  • It wears off quickly
  • Minimal side effects

Sedation dentistry from Karen E. Williamson DDS PA in Rockwall will get you through your appointment, so that you’ll get the dental care you deserve. We also offer a full range of family dentistry services. Schedule an appointment with us today.

Contact Karen E Williamson D.D.S., P.A:

469-402-0024

Location (Tap to open in Google Maps):

560 W Ralph Hall Pkwy, Rockwall, TX
Rockwall, Texas
75032

 

ArticleID 1503

Dental Anxiety? Family Dentist in Rockwall

Rockwall, Texas Residents Visit the DentistIf you are looking for an experienced family dentist in the Rockwall area, we invite you to make an appointment with Karen E. Williamson DDS, PA. Dr. Williamson enjoys establishing meaningful relationships with her patients, and considers it the foundation of successful dentistry.

Nervous? You Are Not Alone

The very idea of visiting a dentist is scary for a lot of people. Up to twenty percent of all Americans don’t go to the dentist due to anxiety. If that sounds like you, here are a few tips that may help ease you into regular dental checkups and put you on the path toward enhanced oral health and quality of life.

Choose a dentist who is appropriate for your needs. If you decide to schedule an appointment with our Rockwall practice, be prepared; we’ll ask you many questions. We want to get to know you, and help you get to know us, so you feel comfortable and relaxed.

Knowledge is Necessary for Effective Treatment

Be ready to provide us with vital information about your lifestyle and health. Many individuals are intimidated in the office environment and avoid expressing pain or disclosing sensitive issues. As your dentist, Dr. Williamson needs to know your history and everything you are experiencing. She’ll be better prepared to help if she has accurate and complete information. Bringing notes can be helpful in case you forget something you want to discuss.

The best way to have a positive experience is to communicate. Let us know what you are experiencing so that we can make adjustments and help you feel more comfortable and secure. If we discover that you are going to need a dental procedure more extensive than filling a cavity, let’s discuss conscious sedation dentistry.

At Karen E Williamson D.D.S., P.A our friendly staff will work to make your dental experience a pleasant one. We’ll do what we can to make you feel relaxed, secure, and among caring friends. Our services include general and family dentistry, and we love to see children!

Contact Karen E Williamson D.D.S., P.A:

469-402-0024

Location (Tap to open in Google Maps):

560 W Ralph Hall Pkwy, Rockwall, TX
Rockwall, Texas
75032