A vast majority of Americans suffer from dental anxiety and as a result, choose to avoid the recommended regular dental check-ups. Sedation dentistry is something that our doctors offers as an excellent way to provide a safe, anxiety-free, experience to his valued patients who may feel anxious about visiting of the dentist.
Sedation dentistry is not used to induce sleep, however most sedatives used by us allow you to stay awake during the procedure. While drowsiness is a common side effect of some medications but nitrous oxide, oral conscious sedation and IV sedation only work to calm anxiety throughout the dental visit. our doctors or any member of his staff can discuss the best option for you.
Here are some advantages associated with sedation dentistry:
- Anxiety is alleviated.
- Few side effects.
- More can be accomplished during each visit.
- No needles.
- No pain.
- Perfectly safe.
- Procedures seem to take less time