Heritage Dental

A Patient’s Perspective

The National Institutes of Health estimates that at least 80% of Americans have some anxiety regarding dental treatment and between 9 and 15 percent of us have outright dental phobia.

With some serious dental challenges, William Pope, a patient at Heritage Dental, wants you to know why he chose his dentist.

Back To School Smile

Regular dental visits are important year-round, but a back-to-school dental checkup is key in fighting the most common chronic disease found in school-age children: cavities. In fact, dental disease causes children to miss more than 51 million school hours each year.

While they are more likely to refer young patients to pediatric specialists, Heritage Dental explained it is as essential for young people to have routine check-ups as it is for adults.