Pampering your prophylaxis

dental-spaThe ambient lighting, the gentle trickling water from the tabletop Zen garden, the intermittent buzzing of a high-speed hand piece in the background, these sounds are becoming increasingly intermingled with the emergence of dental spas across the country. When dental anxiety is one of the leading drivers for patients avoiding essential dental care, the addition of a “spa-like” treatment may help patients feel more at home. A dental spa is exactly what you think it would be – a dental facility under a licensed Oral Health Care provider that offers spa services in addition to providing dental care.