For anyone that has a problem going to their dentist in west London because of the ‘fear’ of what may happen to them, it can be a serious issue and get in the way of the treatment they require to maintain a high level of oral hygiene. People that make it to appointments and still suffer are having anxieties. It is only when these anxieties stop us from getting there at all that it becomes a full blown phobia. Now, dentists are very aware of these problems in their patients and do all they can to try to comfort the people they have to treat, but that is only if they can get the patients into the surgery in the first place and for anyone, for whatever reason, who is having this issue, it should ironically be their first port of call. Dentists know all about dental phobias and can help guide you through the minefield of your imagination. By sitting down with your ‘foe’- the dentist, you can learn a lot more about how treatments are carried out, and start to make decisions about your treatments yourself and how you would like to have them conducted. As a patient, this work needs doing to keep your mouth healthy and if you can overcome your issues that you have in the dentist’s chair, it will raise your self-esteem and help you to confront all problems in your life.