• Dental Phobia Support

    Welcome! This is an online support group for anyone who is has a severe fear of the dentist or dental treatment. Please note that this is NOT a general dental problems or health anxiety forum! You can find a list of them here.

    Register now to access all the features of the forum.

oral surgeon and dentist in about 7 hours. WHY AM I STILL AWAKE

Cjc

Cjc

Junior member
Joined
Jul 31, 2015
Messages
12
Location
Florida
I should really be sleeping. But I am consumed with anxiety, fear, worry, excitement... I'm so obsessed with my teeth. I'm getting 2 upper front teeth extracted and then temporary crowns/bridges placed in just a few hours, after years of hiding the ugly decay. This is a good thing, but it's a big deal emotionally...I just can't wait to put this first step behind me...this is the last night I will have ugly teeth. I just need to keep telling myself that and get some damn sleep already.
 
GOOD LUCK!

If you don't sleep now, don't worry about it - I often find going to the dentist overly tired helps me relax better in the chair (I've spent so much energy worrying, I just am too worn out to care once they start :) ). I'm sure you'll do great through the procedure and you'll earn yourself a nice nap when you get home!

:XXLhug:
 
Back
Top