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Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Be Embarrassed at the Dentist’s Office

October 4, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — groupjefferson @ 7:10 pm
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While there might be a lot of potential reasons people give for not going to the dentist, nearly one-third of Americans skip out on treatments or checkups because they are scared. Many of these people say a previous traumatic or painful dental experience is holding them back.

Others, however, are more concerned with potential judgment from their dentist. If you are putting that appointment on hold because you’re ashamed of your teeth, it’s time to resume treatment and regain excellent oral health. Here are five reasons you should not feel embarrassed at the dentist.