While the dentist is in your mouth

This dentist’s office is a beach, thanks to new virtual reality for patients

This dentist’s office is a beach, thanks to new virtual reality for patients. Tawnie Olson wears the Samsung Gear VR powered by Oculus in husband Mark’s dentistry office in Newport Beach. Mark Olson offers his patients a chance to wear the virtual reality headset to help them relax during their appointments. The virtual reality headset displays moving images such as beach or sunset scenes to help soothe apprehensive patients. The dentist’s office is a beach, thanks to new virtual reality for patients Olson’s office offers medication to sedate those who feel anxious in the chair, but he says that method can make some patients nauseated. ….[READ]

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