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Sedation Dentistry at Texoma Family Dentistry


You don't need to be afraid of going to the dentist anymore.

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. Unfortunately, this is not enough for the approximately 145 million people who avoid the dentist due to fear.

Dr. Grinspin and Dr. Smith have completed special training that allows them to treat this fearful people.

"That's right, by using a small pill, people can now have their dental care accomplished while they are totally relaxed and absolutely comfortable," according to Dr. Grinspan, who adds, "I have always been very sensitive to my patients with high fear and apprehension, and now I can offer them a safe and even more comfortable experience. I feel so many good people are avoiding needed care doe to fear. I am looking forward to helping these people visit the dentist with this safe and wonderful technique of anxiety-free dentistry."

Drs. Grinspan and Smith are both members of the fastest growing organization of its kind in dentistry, the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (DOCS). The purpose of DOCS is to provide the education necessary for dentist to provide care to the large population of people who are avoiding the dentist and to improve their lives with better technology.

"Dentistry is very high-tech 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. Smith, who added, "You should see the look on the faces of my patients when they complete their care and they have a healthy mouth. There aren't words to describe it! That look is why I love dentistry. I helped change someone's life.

Drs. Grinspan and Smith, along with their team, are proud of their commitment to our community. They can be reached at 903-465-9500 with any questions regarding anxiety-free dentistry.