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Virtual Reality Is A Painkiller
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Key Facts In This Video
Virtual reality has been shown to help reduce pain during dental and medical procedures, including chemotherapy, physical therapy, and burn wound care. 00:45
Pain perception has a strong psychological component, which is why you only feel pain if you're conscious. 00:59
Research indicates that virtual reality can reduce the pain and anxiety associated with dental work by distracting the patient and immersing them in a different experience. 01:50