Sedation dentistry is a therapeutic medical procedure where dentists administer different sedative levels to help their patients relax. Do you suffer from dental fear or anxiety? Or maybe you can’t stand dental clinic sounds? If so, you’re not alone; there are thousands of people like you. Lucky for you, sedation dentistry exists. Please keep reading […]
What Are the Benefits of IV Sedation? Are There Risks?
Sedation dentistry can help children, those with anxiety and special needs to receive dental treatment. If you qualify for sedation dentistry, you are most probably wondering what options you have and what are the associated risks and benefits for each. One option is IV Sedation. What Is IV Sedation? Intravenous (IV) sedation is the administration […]
How Sedation Can Help With Dental Bone Grafting
Bone grafting is a complex surgical procedure used to replace missing bone tissue and encourage it to heal. Here’s what you need to know about it how sedation dentistry can help. When Is Bone Grafting Recommended in Dentistry? If you need a tooth replacement, the dentist must insert the implant in your jaw bone, fixing […]
How Long Does Sedation Dentistry Last?
Sedation dentistry is a great option for the patients who have dental anxiety or have to go through long lasting procedures that require them to sit still for hours at a time. It is also generally safe to use for children because they often cannot stay still for a long time during the needed treatment. […]
How is Dental Sedation Administered?
Sedation dentistry stimulates a state of deep relaxation and a sensation of not being concerned with what’s going on. If you suffer from dental anxiety or any other condition that keeps you from going to the dentist, you should consider dental sedation. If the idea of doing so gives you further anxiety, the best thing […]
5 Questions to Ask Before Your First Dental Sedation Appointment
Here are 5 questions you should ask before your sedation appointment. For sufferers of dental anxiety, movement disorders, low pain tolerance, and high sensitivity, going to the dentist can be excruciating. Fortunately, these people can turn to dental sedation to get the oral care they need. If this describes you, it is best to do […]
What to Do Before, During, and After Your IV Sedated Dental Procedure
We value our patient relationships, making it our priority to deliver gentle dental care that you deserve from a sedation dentist. Having IV sedation for your dental procedure can be intimidating and overwhelming if you don’t know what to expect. Although IV sedation comes with relatively little risk, the things that you do before your […]
What is IV Sedation Dentistry: Is It For You?
With IV Sedation, a patient is in a state of deep relaxation and has a sensation of not being concerned with what’s going on. For many people, going to the dentist is not a favorite activity. Without many options to either curb anxiety or reduce pain, many dental patients have a lasting impression of earlier […]