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How does sedation dentistry work?

Sedation dentistry encompasses different methods for producing a calm and relaxing state for dental and medical procedures. Since there are different types and methods for sedation, it is a good idea for patients to have a general understanding of what their upcoming treatment might involve. There are a number of procedures where our sedation dentist […]

How Your Sedation Dentist Can Help Alleviate Anxiety

Do you suffer with nervousness and anxiety when it comes to dental and clinical procedures? If so, you’re not alone. Millions of people struggle with medical and dental-related anxiety. Fortunately, a sedation dentist can help. Our oral surgeon, a dentist with advanced training and education to practice as a specialist, provides different levels of sedation […]

Oral Surgery: What are my sedation options?

Do you have an upcoming oral surgery? Perhaps you will be receiving dental implants or will have your wisdom teeth removed. You might be wondering what to expect when it comes to the medication you will receive during your procedure. Our sedation dentist offers a few options for improving patient experience and comfort. When administering […]

Sedation Dentistry: Can I drive after my procedure?

Sedation dentistry is a common service for patients undergoing procedures that require surgery and precise care. Since this service involves the administration of prescription sedatives, patients are strongly encouraged not to drive home after their treatments. Our practice recommends that patients arrange for transportation to and from our practice with a family member or close […]

Treatment Options for Dental Anxiety

Dental phobias and anxiety can make receiving oral healthcare difficult. Since anxiety can produce feelings of great distress and even keep patients from receiving necessary care, our oral surgeons offer medication options for dealing with phobias and anxiety. As sedation dentists, our doctors can provide the right type of medication to suit an individual’s needs. […]

Relax and Take the Edge Off with Sedation Dentistry

When faced with the prospect of oral surgery, many patients become anxious about possible discomfort during the procedure. They may also be concerned about the length of time it will take for the oral surgeon to perform the procedure. Working with a sedation dentist for oral surgery can help patients overcome any lingering fears and […]

Is Sedation Dentistry a Good Choice for Children?

From the time that your baby is born and well into adulthood, you will be tasked with making some tough decisions in the name of health and safety. As a parent, you certainly want to provide your child with access to great healthcare and that also includes the appropriate dental care. However, it is natural […]

Tips for Relieving Dental Anxiety

The prospect of oral surgery can be a daunting one, and it’s understandable when patients experience some level of anxiety before undergoing a surgical procedure. Unfortunately, some patients are so fearful that they will postpone treatment until an emergency occurs, which usually means that they end up enduring more discomfort than they would have if […]

What is Oral Conscious Sedation?

Prior to your appointment for oral surgery, it helps to know that your treatment can be customized for your comfort. Whether you are planning to have your wisdom teeth extracted or a dental implant placed, it’s easy to become focused on the logistics of the procedure while forgetting to think about how you can relax […]

Overcome Your Dental Fears with Sedation Dentistry

Dental anxiety is quite common. By some estimates, as many as three-quarters of Americans have some level of fear of going to the dentist. For some of those patients, the fear is so severe that they avoid dental treatment entirely. Needless to say, this can have serious consequences for your dental and overall health. When […]