How to Combat Dental Anxiety
added on: May 22, 2024

Dental anxiety is more common than you think. Studies show that this type of anxiety may be found in over 35% of the population! Next time you feel uneasy about scheduling an appointment with your dentist, rest assured that they’ve likely had plenty of experience reassuring nervous patients. Instead of… Read More…


Exploring Sedation Options for Pain-Free Dental Procedures in Bend, OR
added on: August 3, 2023

Are you one of those people who feel anxious at the thought of visiting the dentist? You’re not alone. The fear and discomfort associated with dental procedures can be overwhelming for anyone, at any age — leading to missed appointments and neglected oral health. But what if we told you… Read More…


Sedation Dentistry is a Powerful Tool
added on: June 20, 2023

At Ponderosa Dental Center, we love providing dental care to our many patients – and we are proud of the positive impact we have had on the oral health of countless people throughout Central Oregon.  With that said, we understand that not all of our patients are as excited about… Read More…


“My Dental Anxiety is So Bad, No Bend Dentist Can Help Me!”
added on: January 12, 2023

Did we read your mind? If you have dental anxiety or a real fear of seeing a Bend dentist, we understand. You won’t find the team at Ponderosa Dental Center trying to minimize your feelings or pretend like taking a few deep breaths before your treatment is going to magically… Read More…