Sedation Dentistry

Through the modern miracles of sedation dentistry, we can now safely treat anxious patients and often accomplish all dental work in one visit.

Dental phobia, or fear of the dentist, is not uncommon. In fact, many people avoid dental treatment altogether and the health of their mouth’s deteriorate as a result. With sedation dentistry, you can get the smile you’ve always wanted without the stress and fear that you normally experience during dental procedures.

Who is a candidate for sedation dentistry?

Nearly all patients are candidates for sedation dentistry. Sedation dentistry can help patients who have…

How does Oral Sedation work?

For dental treatment under oral sedation, you will take a small sedative pill prior to treatment. This will help you feel relaxed and sleepy by the time we start your treatment. It is necessary to have a responsible adult accompany you to the office. During your dental treatment, a trained assistant will be with you monitoring vital signs. Our doctor and our experienced team will perform all necessary dental work and though you are in a deeply relaxed state, you will be responsive to any questions or requests. When the procedures are complete.

Frequently asked questions about Sedation Dentistry

Will I Feel Any Pain?

Most patients feel no discomfort whatsoever during their treatment and feel surprisingly good afterwards.

Will I Be Unconscious?

No, you will be in a deeply relaxed state, but you will be responsive to questions and requests.

Will I Be Monitored?

Yes, one of our experienced team assistants is always with you and your vital signs are monitored throughout the entire visit.

How Long Will I Be Sedated?

Depending on your needs and the length of the procedure performed, you may be sedated anywhere from two to six hours.

Will Someone Need To Accompany Me?

Yes, due to the sedative effects of the medication, you will need a responsible adult to drive you to our office and home again.