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High-tech stress relief might make you enjoy going to the dentist

Keep calm and drill on. 

Patients are relaxed in the dental chair at the Barrie practice of Dr. Micheal Robinson.

Robinson is one of only two dentists out of 21,000 in Canada – including nearly 9,000 in Ontario – to feature NuCalm, a patented, high-tech stress relief system. 

He says he knows the benefits of NuCalm first hand.  He’s been using it at home for four years. 

“It’s an unbelievable system to help relax a person. I personally use NuCalm every day,” said Robinson. 

“It’s like a quick way to meditate and everyone could stand with more of that. It’s a real organic way. It doesn’t involve any drugs or anything like that.”

The system that can actually lower your blood pressure while at the dentist works like this.  Patients wear an eye mask while listening to neuroacoustic music that has hidden beats, called binaural beats, on high quality head

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Coronavirus Chicago: Woodlawn dentist Dr. Ogbonna Bowden provides relief for dental emergencies, despite pandemic

CHICAGO (WLS) — With a fractured tooth, one South Shore resident couldn’t wait.

“By this weekend, extreme pain. I was extremely uncomfortable,” said Kortney Mims.

Mims got her temperature checked and found careful safety protocol at My Dental Gallery, including a device that limits contact during dental procedures.

“That reduces the aerosol by 90%, and we have our regular PPE to protect us from whatever comes out of the patient’s mouth,” said Dr. Ogbonna Bowden from My Dental Gallery.

“I’m just very grateful they could get me in and take care of me at such a crazy time,” Mims said. “I have a huge smile underneath this mask I’m so happy and I’m so relieved.”

Bowden closed his three dental offices but is seeing patients with dental emergencies at his Woodlawn office on63rd Street.

“It’s natural, if you have pain, natural you would go to the ER, but we don’t

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