What is Sedation Dentistry?

Sedation dentistry involves the use of anesthetic to make your appointments more comfortable. Patients with severe anxiety or those who suffer panic attacks while having work done will benefit the most from sleep dentistry. Sedation dentistry is safe and personalized for each person. It can be used on patients of all ages and varying medical needs.

Why do you need Sedation Dentistry?

You may need sedation dentistry if you avoid receiving dental care because of a fear or phobia of visiting the office. Sedation dentistry makes your appointments much easier and provides an anxiety-free approach to receiving dental treatment. Sedation dentistry may be required prior to certain procedures, like surgeries and complicated treatments. We provide full-service sleep dentistry that is ideal for every member of your family that is experiencing anxiety about their dental visit.

What makes you a good candidate for Sedation Dentistry?

Before being considered for sedation dentistry, you’ll need to come in for a consultation and examination. Together, we can help to determine which sedation option is right for you. Sedation is done easily and quickly in our office and is designed to make your time with us more pleasant. It’s ideal for kids who have severe fears and phobias of the dental office.

What happens during the procedure for Sedation Dentistry?

First, we will consult with you on what type of sedation is right for you. There are different levels of sedation, such as partial and full. At your next appointment, we can provide you with the anesthesia to make the visit more comfortable. Sedation is provided professionally and safely, so you can feel at ease while receiving dental treatment. Whether you have anxiety over dental work, or you have a more invasive procedure coming up in the future that requires sedation, sleep dentistry is a great option for making the process more comfortable. You are in complete control over the type of sedation you’d like to utilize in our office.

If you are interested in learning more about sleep dentistry, our helpful staff members can help to answer your questions and schedule an appointment for your consultation.