Erie Dental Anxiety Dentist

Easing your fears, one smile at a time
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Relax, we’ve got this!

Many people experience anxiety when it comes to going to the dentist. Nearly 20% of adults are so nervous about seeing a dentist that they avoid going at all!

This anxiety can be driven by fear of the unknown, past negative experiences, or just the general idea of having someone poking around in your mouth. But it’s important to remember that the longer you avoid visiting the dentist, the more your dental concerns can grow and the more anxious you may become about the visit.

At Laser Dentistry of Erie, we’re proud to offer comfortable care for those with dental anxiety. Thanks to our friendly team, high-tech care, and sedation options, we can even help you overcome your fear.

Schedule your visit today to get started.

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Judgment-free care

At our practice, we believe that everyone deserves access to quality dental care without fear of judgment. That’s why we’re on a mission to provide the care you need with the compassion you deserve.

Whether you’re a toothbrush warrior who takes great care of your teeth or a nail-biter who’s struggled with dental anxiety, you’ll always be treated with care and respect. We understand that every mouth is unique and that different patients have different needs. That’s why we welcome all patients with open arms and never judge.

Our goal is to create a judgment-free environment where you can feel comfortable and relaxed while receiving the dental care you need.

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How we help you through dental anxiety

At Laser Dentistry of Erie, we offer no-judgment appointments.

To help improve your dental experience, we’ll make sure to greet you with:

  • A friendly team, always happy to answer any questions you may have.
  • Various numbing and anesthetic options to help make your visit as comfortable as possible.
  • Dental office designed with your comfort in mind.
  • Payment options to make our services accessible to everyone.

Our patients enjoy their visits!

We want to work with you to help you achieve a radiant smile

Our experienced, expert team is here to provide you with compassionate care and top-of-the-line treatment options.


Call us or contact us online to schedule your appointment.


Discuss your concerns and goals with us.


We’ll work together to develop a treatment plan that works for you.

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Frequently asked questions about dental anxiety

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What can I do to lessen my dental anxiety?

Dental anxiety can be challenging, but you don’t have to face it alone.

Techniques that can help include:

  • Discussing your fears with your dentist or hygienist
  • Requesting breaks during your appointment
  • Practicing relaxation techniques such as breathing and mindfulness
  • Bringing a friend or family member for support
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How does dental anxiety feel?

Dental anxiety can manifest differently for everyone. Some common symptoms include low blood pressure, panic attacks before or during an appointment, dizziness, fainting, and heart palpitations.
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What are the dangers of dental anxiety?

The most significant risk of dental anxiety is that it can negatively impact your oral health by causing you to avoid or delay necessary appointments and treatments.

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Our office

Welcome to Laser Dentistry of Erie! Imagine an environment that feels more like your friend’s house or a cozy spa than a sterile dentist office. Our office combines comfort and results to create an unparalleled experience for you. We can’t wait to welcome you in!

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1533 E 38th St
Erie, PA 16510

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New patients are always welcome!