Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace
11157 N 56th Street, Temple Terrace, FL 33617

Don’t Let Dental Fear Ruin Your Smile

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If you haven’t seen your dentist in a long time, you’re not alone. Most dental professionals recommend having a thorough exam at least once or twice a year, but many people neglect to keep up with their dental health due to fear of embarrassment or general dental anxiety. Perhaps you’re afraid of pain or sharp instruments, or maybe you fear what the dentist might find. You may even worry that you’ll be lectured about the condition of your teeth and gums. Today’s dentists have moved away from placing blame on patients and toward strategies that help them achieve oral health without guilt or fear.

Is Dental Fear Compromising More Than Your Smile?
If you don’t obtain regular dental care, you may suffer severe dental problems or early tooth loss, but that’s not all. The condition of your teeth and gums conveys important information about your general health. A dentist is often the first person to spot signs of serious health issues like cancer, diabetes, and other systemic diseases. Besides managing early dental disease before it becomes severe and requires more costly intervention, your dentist can help you obtain earlier treatment for many life-threatening or chronic diseases.

Beat Dentist Phobia and Get the Care You Need


Your dentist knows that when you associate dental visits with pain and fear, you are less likely to return, so he or she will do everything possible to make you feel both mentally and physically comfortable during treatment. No matter how awful you think the condition of your teeth and gums is, your dentist has likely seen much worse. If dental anxiety is standing between you and a healthy smile, be upfront about your fears. You may be surprised to find that your dentist is much more understanding and supportive than you expect. Take a positive step toward better health by scheduling a dental check-up today.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Temple Terrace, call Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace today at (813) 440-3981 or make an appointment.

Advanced Dental Care offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Temple Terrace. With 21 affiliated practices throughout Florida, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Advanced Dental Care of Temple Terrace.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Dr. Herron is the best. She listens, takes her time and I have had a great experience with her.
Debbie S.
The care I received was of the highest quality. I was getting braces put on and Lisa and Dr. Perret were wonderful.
Stephanie D.
During my recent appointment, I was very nervous. But, Dr. Koshy and the rest of the staff were caring and professional in their treatment of me. Everyone took my needs into consideration.
Denise C.
Just a great atmosphere and all the people that work there a nice and they do great work!
Quentine R.
Easy to schedule a non routine appointment. Very little waiting time to see Dr. Efficient in office procedure with great outcome.
Barbara M.
Short wait, expertise and professional attitude of personnel
Valerie H.
Due to the Hospitality and profession approach of the office Staff and Doctors, along with their Knowledge
William C.
The tech and doctor are both very personable and friendly. The care is top notch. I’m very pleased with the care offered by both.
Kathleen P.
Care and wonderful staff.
Martha P.
I think I have been a patient of this office, Dr Herron and Elaine for over 10 years. I couldn’t be more pleased with all the procedures I have had done here. The staff is always so friendly […]
Angie L.
Very satisfied with the services
Deborah B.
providers I trust, feel comfortable with, clean office, recognize my time frames and take me on time
Carole M.
Moses is always professional, very detailed, and caring with my teeth.
Carol B.
I’ve never had a bad visit from the hygienists to dentist., they are all very knowledgeable and extremely professional.
Apoleon M.
I love love this office. Dr. Herron is awesome as well as all the staff I have encountered during my visits and family visits. Monica, Kim and Alycia have assisted us the most, I would like to say […]
Shanda L.
Great Staff and outstanding service
SHELIA B.
Excellent service. Friendly staff.
Martin G.
Long term patient; family as well. Never had any negative issues. Been able to see same hygienist (Mosen who is great) long term which is a plus for me. Dr. Tucker has treated me a number of times […]
Bruce B.
The service, expertise, and level of care received is superior to other dental providers I have used in the past.
Rachel Z.
Excellent staff. I have been using Dr Heron for years and have chosen not to go anywhere else even though the distance is pretty far away. Mosen does my cleanings and he is excellent.
Marsha C.
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

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Office Hours
  • Monday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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