What to do if I am so scared I got my teeth extracted for braces?

Fear of the dentist? 30% of the population dread a visit to the dentist, but there are ways to overcome your fear. With a combination of knowledge, expertise, kindness, proper anesthesia and gentleness, dentists can do a lot to make your dental treatment, pleasant, painless and stress free. .
Sedation. While tooth extraction for braces is usually very straight forward and often easier than getting a tooth filled, it is a new procedure for you. Consider having your dentist refer you to a oral surgeon who can give you sedation. You fall asleep, and when you wake up it is all over. No mental trauma.