Las Vegas, NV, December 05, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Dr. Mark Edington of Modern Dental Care now offers relaxation dentistry which aids in anxiety in the dental chair. For many Americans, going to the dentist is a frightful event, even though dentistry has changed so much in the past years. A visit to the dentist can now be relaxing and fun.
According to the American Dental Health Foundation, 36% of those who didn’t see a dentist regularly said that fear was the main reason. Dental anxiety and phobia are extremely common. It has been estimated that 9% to 15% of Americans avoid seeing the dentist because of anxiety and fear. That's about 30 million to 40 million people.
Dr. Mark Edington is a general family and cosmetic dentist in Las Vegas, has completed special training that allows him to treat these fearful people. Using a small pill, people can now have their dental care accomplished while they are totally relaxed and absolutely comfortable. Dr. Edington states, "Relaxation dentistry has been an effective tool especially when I do advanced procedures such as veneers, root canals, and crowns."
Dr. Mark Edington is a member of the fastest growing organization of its kind of dentistry, the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation – D.O.C.S. The purpose of D.O.C.S. is to provide the education necessary for dentists to provide needed care to the large population of people who are avoiding the dentist and to improve their lives with better dental health.
"Dentistry is a very high the today with all sorts of gadgets that get the job done better and quicker, but now with anxiety-free dentistry I can bridge the gap between technology and comfort," said Dr. Mark Edington.
Dr. Mark Edington and his team are proud of their commitment to the community. They can be reached at 702-372-4039 or moderndentallv.com
with any questions regarding anxiety-free dentistry.