How to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist

Fear of the dentist keeps many people from biannual checkups, but that can also harm you in the long run if oral health problems develop. Whether you have dental anxiety or you’re the parent of a child who shows fear of visiting the dentist, let our Tampa dentists offer advice to reduce dental anxiety. Identify […]

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How to Find an Honest Dentist  

No one likes to be misled by those responsible for their well-being, like the dentist. After all, for some people, it takes all of the courage they have to visit the dentist in the first place. Imagine their dismay when they figure out that their treatment plan is chocked full of unnecessary procedures. Let’s take […]

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How to Get a Thorough Teeth Cleaning When You’re Scared of the Dentist

Dental anxieties are no laughing matter. Fear of the dentist results in 25% of the population avoiding dental care altogether. Of those who receive dental care, 75% still experience mild to severe fear. Drs. Michelle and Scott Weninger D.D.S. offer a variety of techniques to support patients throughout their dental journey. Everybody’s Dental Journey Starts […]

Weninger: A Team You Can Trust To Meet All Your Dental Needs

Remember that childhood game, Trust? Someone stood behind you and promised to catch you before you hit the ground. There was always that moment when a voice inside of you said, “What if they don’t catch me?” There’s no need for such questions at Weninger. We are committed to giving you the comfort, assurance, and […]

Five Signs of a Great Dentist

Finding a dentist in Tampa is as easy as doing a quick Google search or picking up a phone book. Yes, some people still use those. But how can you know if you have found a great dentist? Asking the right questions when searching for your family’s provider will offer the answers that lead to […]

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Setting the Stage Early for a Positive Dental Experience

Parents know that taking their kids to the dentist is necessary to ensure their oral health but unfortunately, those first trips to the dentist can be a scary thing from a child’s point of view – an unfamiliar room filled with strange objects, noises, and smells not to mention a stranger poking cold metallic instruments […]

Taking the Fear Out of Visiting the Dentist

Happiness is your dentist telling you it won’t hurt and then having him catch his hand in the drill. – Johnny Carson Maybe that’s how most people felt back in the days of the original late night king, but not anymore. Our patients here at Weninger Dentistry know that we do everything we can to […]

Now Available at Weninger Dentistry – 3D Imaging

Weninger Dentistry focuses solely on providing patients who come to our Tampa dental office with the best dental treatments possible! For us, here at Weninger Dentistry, that means investing in state-of-art dental technology. Just recently, we invested in a CS 8100 3D Dental Imaging System to serve you even better. With 3D imaging, it now […]

Spring Cleaning? Don’t Forget Your Dental Cleaning!

Spring is the time when we think about making fresh starts, so why not start the season with a fresh smile? No matter how well you brush and floss, or how devoted you are to your daily oral hygiene routine, these great habits do not take the place of a professional dental cleaning and exam. […]

Fear of the Dentist’s Chair

Sedation Dentistry Can Help! It’s a fact that most people are reluctant to schedule appointments with their dentists. Unfortunately for many people, the problem goes much further than reluctance, with overwhelming fear and anxiety. The apprehension can be so great that it keeps people from seeking dental care, which can be seriously detrimental to one’s […]