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Overcome Your Orthodontic Fears With Communication!

by Dr. Gemmi on November 17, 2011

WHAT MAKES AN ORTHODONTIC VISIT a feared chore? Why do thoughts of reclining plastic chairs and orthodontic tools give some people the chills? Perhaps it has come from a previous negative experience with a procedure or orthodontist. Or maybe you just don’t like having the doctor in such close proximity to your face. Some people's fear stems from the pain they might feel after they leave our office, and others feel anxiety over the lack of control they have while they’re lying in the...

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