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Quiz: Can Sedation Dentistry Help Me?

Sedation dentistry is a safe and effective way to address both physical and emotional discomfort before, during, and after your appointment. Glendale sedation dentist Dr. Nathan Tenney is certified by DOCS, the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation, enabling him to offer the latest and most effective options to benefit our patients. For more than four decades, …

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Dental Phobia: An Infographic

Dental phobia is a serious condition that impacts an unknown number of adults in the United States. Marked by anxiety or fear relating to dental care, this type of phobia can result in serious oral health issues including gum disease and tooth loss. Oral health problems like gum disease may pose systemic health problems as …

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Is Sedation Dentistry Safe for Routine Cleanings?

The sedation options offered at the Glendale office of Dr. Donald Wilcox have a long history of safe and effective use. A member of the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation, Dr. Wilcox has trained extensively in the art and science of producing optimal patient comfort through sedation dentistry – a service that can be provided …

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Sedation Dentistry Questions

1.  Who is a candidate for sedation dentistry? Adults who suffer from severe dental fear and anxiety Those who have had traumatic dental experiences and are afraid of having bad dental experiences again People who have difficultly getting numb with local anesthetics People with very sensitive teeth People with busy lifestyles who need a lot of …

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Sedation Dentistry and Past Dental Trauma

Millions of people from every walk of life are affected by dental fear or anxiety. Oftentimes, people who experienced painful, traumatic dental work in the past now avoid much-needed care of their teeth and gums because returning to the dentist induces overwhelming negative emotion. If this sounds familiar, please contact Desert Smiles in Glendale, Arizona …

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DesertSmiles Gives Back at Mission of Mercy

The fourth annual Mission of Mercy was held this past week for two days at the Veterans Memorial Colesium.  The event is sponsored by the Arizona Dental Association and provides free dental services to the homeless and those unable to financially afford traditional dental care.  DesertSmiles was blessed to contribute for our fourth consecutive year. …

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DesertSmiles Gives Back at Mission of Mercy

The fourth annual Mission of Mercy was held this past week for two days at the Veterans Memorial Colesium.  The event is sponsored by the Arizona Dental Association and provides free dental services to the homeless and those unable to financially afford traditional dental care.  DesertSmiles was blessed to contribute for our fourth consecutive year. …

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Phoenix Sedation Dentist Dr. Donald Wilcox Attends Advanced Training

In keeping with our quest to provide the best in Sedation Dentistry for dental-phobic patients in Glendale and Scottsdale, Dr. Donald Wilcox attended advanced training in sleep dentistry and in dealing with medical emergencies that can occur. This event included advanced, hands-on training with the “Sim Man,” which simulates actual emergencies with a high-tech, humanlike …

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Sedation Dentistry: For Dental Horror Stories Real and Imagined

If you’re someone who experiences anxiety around visiting your Phoenix-area dentist, consider this story from one woman who is a great candidate for sedation dentistry administered by Dr. Donald Wilcox at Desert Smiles Cosmetic & Restorative Dentistry in Glendale, Arizona. Although her story is real, for the purpose of sharing her experience with the public, …

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