There are a number of people who can benefit from conscious sedation dentistry. When you hear the word sedation, you may think of someone sleeping and not being conscious. However, the reality is that there are many different forms of sedation … [Read more...] about Sedation Dentistry: What is Conscious Sedation?
We are able to offer our patients the option of safe, comfortable, and effective sedation dentistry. Does the thought of having dental work make you tense with fear? Would you rather undergo the pain from a cavity than step foot inside a … [Read more...] about Can You Really Relax in the Dental Chair?
Dental sedation may be covered by your insurance as it may be considered a medical necessity. If you are undergoing a series of dental procedures or treatments, or you need to have major oral surgery, and you are wondering if your dental … [Read more...] about Will My Dental Insurance Cover Dental Sedation?
Sedating a child for a dental procedure is normally very safe, but it's important for parents to prepare their child for sedation. Safety is always a parents' top concern when it comes to protecting their child. This is especially true with … [Read more...] about Is Dental Sedation Safe for Kids?
Laughing gas, or nitrous oxide, is a safe and effective sedative agent that can help you relax during your dental procedure. Nitrous oxide, sometimes referred to as “laughing gas," is an odorless gas that can do wonders to reduce anxiety, … [Read more...] about St. Louis Sedation Dentistry: How Does Laughing Gas Work?
At your appointment, we will decide which sedation option is the best for you based on any pre-existing medical conditions. Sedation dentistry is something that may sound intimidating. But thanks to more sedation medications, there are many ways … [Read more...] about Is Sedation Risky for Patients with Pre-Existing Medical Conditions?