“Hypnosis in Dentistry”. Hypnosis is a form of unconsciousness resembling sleep but in which the hypnotic subject is fully awake but have decrease in peripheral awareness. A Hypnodontist is a psychologist, trained in clinical hypnosis who teaches patients to use this tool for a deep relaxation state to address pain relief, Relaxation, Anxiety control, Control of Bruxism (grinding of teeth), Pain control, Anaesthesia, Reduction of bleeding and swelling, Improvement of oral hygiene habits, More rapid & comfortable healing, Gag Reflex Reduction, hygiene habits, Agoraphobia, Adjustment to oral appliances for dental treatments. Hypnodontics helps in reducing the need for chemical anaesthetics.
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