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?
When you come in for your appointment, we will decide which level of dental sedation is best for you. The reason that many people have a fear of the dentist is that they have had a procedure in the past that didn’t go so well and wasn’t very … [Read more...] about Are Nitrous Oxide and Oral Sedation Enough for My Dental Procedure?
If your child experiences anxiety or is unable to cooperate for needed dental work, they can benefit from sedation dentistry. Dental procedures can cause anxiety for many adults, and can be even more so for children. Having dental work can make … [Read more...] about Choosing Dental Sedation for Your Child’s Special Needs
It can be hard for children to understand anxiety, which is part of what makes it so scary. When you have a child with anxiety or phobias, it may be tempting to avoid things that that trigger that anxiety, but this teaches children avoidance, … [Read more...] about The Best Way to Deal with Your Child’s Dental Anxiety
When you come in for your appointment, Dr. Hoffmann or Dr. Daugherty will decide which level is best for you. A dental implant is one way that a dentist can replace a bridge or lost tooth. Since it’s placed into your jaw it is a pretty invasive … [Read more...] about What Is a Dental Implant and What are the Best Sedation Methods?
We have the only two Dental Anesthesiologist board certified in Deep Sedation in the state of Missouri. Sedation dentistry is an excellent way to have lengthy procedures done without the pain and anxiety that can sometimes accompany them. It can … [Read more...] about How to Select the Right Sedation Dentist for Your Procedure