- Dr Safa Al-Naher works at Care Dental Platinum in Hammersmith, West London
- Expert has debunked common misconceptions about dentists and treatment
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One of the most common reasons people fear the dentist is from horror stories that have spread through the gripe vine.
Dentist Dr Safa Al-Naher, who works at The Care Dental Practice and Care Dental Platinum in Hammersmith, West London, which specialises in the treatment of nervous patients, has debunked several myths that may be putting you off booking a check-up.
Speaking exclusively to FEMAIL, Dr Safa, who provides treatments as well as facial aesthetics to those who normally struggle with fear, has explained why going to the dentist shouldn’t be ‘scary’ – adding that the professionals are not ‘money grabbers’ – despite what people may