Where do I start?? Obviously, just ny the fact im on here, IM TERRIFIED, Im scared, Im petrified. I need to go to a dentist. I KNOW I need to go to a dentist, but Im not sure my legs will get me there, Firstly I need to find a sympathetic and patient 1. Im just wondering if anyone here can give me any help and advice as how to actually get myself in there and how NOT TO FAINT !!!!! For Gods sake, im a 40 yr old woman, this is ridiculous, but i just cant help the way i feel.. Ive got palpatations just thinking about dentists.