Some people hate hearing the sound of a dentist’s drill. They might be suffering from a dental phobia or it may be their first time to encounter the dentist’s drill. If you have the same issue with the rest of 18% of Australians experiencing dental fear, then the latest study about no-drill dentistry may brighten up your day.
The new study, which was released in December 2015, suggests that a “no-drill” method can stop tooth decay in many cases. An Australian team led by Professor Wendell Evans conducted a seven-year study and observed that the need for fillings was reduced by 30-50% through preventive dental care alone. Find out how no-drill dentistry means fewer fillings.