- Jul 26, 2017
- Minneapolis, MN
I hope yours also went well
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Thank you all... I took a little nap and hardly believe I have my implant in .. to clarify ..
"it was MUCH better than my first implant procedure that was rushed . This time he took his time "
Was a whole different dentist that did my first implant procedure 2 years ago, it made a huge difference my current dentist was very non rushed and took his time and really made sure I was well along the way.
I used to brace for pain in the chair a lot and my dentist would keep stopping to check in because of the pained look on my face and I had to reassure her that if she was hurting me, I would indeed stop her but otherwise, she could ignore me and carry on otherwise every few minutes it was Pause-“are you feeling that?” Pause- “I’m not hurting you, am I?” Pause-“are you sure you wouldn’t like a break?” Pause- “you’re good and numb? you can’t feel anything that I’m doing right?” Pause-“remember you can stop me at anytime if there’s discomfort” It was taking forever to get through treatment at that rate! Lol. hehe on the easy.. the actual putting them in was easy as he had me good and numb I didn't feel a thing but I was bracing for it.. pleasantly surprised no discomfort there.
Jenny4pin.. I meant to say welcome to DFC a bit ago. I notice you were new and a dentist. we are glad to have you on! You are so right.. it takes making that first step.. and its so worth it.. !