Restorative Dentistry |2 min read

Debunking the Top 3 Reasons Why People Avoid the Dentist

Did you know — along with spiders, snakes, and public speaking, there are a number of studies proving dental anxiety is one of the top 10 most common fears?

For 75% of Americans, dental anxiety is very common. However, modern dental technology has advanced to make dental visits much more comfortable. So let’s consider the top 3 reasons why people avoid dentist and analyze how our modern practice can help.



1. “It’s too expensive.”

Money doesn’t grow on trees. What many don’t realize, however, is there are viable solutions to help limit expenses. This is 2014 and addressing any dental issue, such as a chipped tooth or aches, is well within your price range.

For example, if you have dental insurance, we’ll teach you how to get the most out of it. By taking advantage of your coverage for bi-annual dental checkups and costly restorative treatments, you can get amazing work done at little or no cost at all. We’ll even help you conveniently balance treatments between two calendar yearsresulting in impressive savings for you.

No dental insurance coverage? Don’t worry! Available financing and third-party insurances can help allay your concerns over dental costs. It all starts with finding out what works for you. Contact us today to learn more.



2. “I don’t have the time.”


It can be difficult to find time to visit us. However, Dr. Cascante’s modern dentistry can give you the smile of your dreams at your own pace.

At our practice, we will help you make informed decisions on the options available to you. We will make sure you know everything you need to know to make the right decisions about your cosmetic dental treatment.

There are many paths to your perfect smile, and the road you choose can be accomplished at your own pace and time. Give us a call today, we can see what options are available that fit your busy schedule.



3. “I’m afraid.

You may have had a bad dental experience in your past, but you should trust your smile in our hands.

We listen to you. We listen to what your fears are, your desires, and concerns. Whether you take time to prepare for a treatment or are making a decision about one, we will never rush you into making a decision.

Our goal is to get to know you and find out what you hope to achieve your dental plan. Also, we offer sedation dentistry. All you have to do is take a pill before your appointment and you will feel deeply relaxed and may hardly remember any of your dental appointment.


Simply put, we care about you, especially your dentist in Miami, Dr. Cascante. You can even see our dedication by reading our testimonials pages — Click here.

Contact us (305) 279-9005 today to learn how we can effectively address your concerns.