Are you fearful of visiting the dentist? Do you live in the near Dolton, Illinois and have been wanting to have a positive experience in a dental practice? Do you want a more holistic and non-medicinal method of relaxation that can help you enjoy your trips to the dental chair? If this sounds like you, and you are dealing with dental fear and anxiety, Dr. Dean Dietrich of Pleasant Dental® encourages you to take the time to visit our office and learn about the care and attention we give our patients who are interested in avoiding sedation options that are typically advertised at other area practices.

How to conquer your fear at the dentist

At Pleasant Dental® , we know that patients may have had bad experiences with dentists in the past or have a fear of pain and discomfort associated with certain dental treatments. We want patients to know that we can provide them with a solution to their long-standing anxieties. At our facility, we focus on relaxing patients with our personalities and gentle care. Dr. Dean Dietrich has a special approach to handling patients who have dental anxieties. Methods include:

  • Providing patients with information regarding their treatment, walking them through every step of the procedure (If desired. Or we won’t if that makes things worse. We customize our approach to each individual.)
  • Ensuring patients can build trust with our dental professionals
  • Listening to the patient and validating their fears, while helping find ways for them to overcome them
  • Providing empathy, patience, and compassion to each patient in the dental chair
  • Offering distraction and comfort techniques
  • Making the visit fun and personable so patients can relax and feel at ease

Schedule your appointment today!

Dr. Dean Dietrich and the entire professional team of Pleasant Dental® in Dolton, IL are pleased to provide patients with the solutions they need to get into the office and obtain the dental work necessary for a healthy and beautiful smile. If you are experiencing dental anxiety and are seeking a medication-free solution, we welcome you to visit our practice for your next examination or treatment. The practice can be reached by phone to schedule an appointment at (708) 576-1900 and is always accepting new patients for treatment.