With oral sedation, our doctors give you a pill before your appointment. This pill will relax you and make you feel completely comfortable.
Inhalation conscious sedation uses laughing gas, or nitrous oxide, to help you relax and fall asleep during your procedure. All bodily functions remain normal and you can breathe on your own.
What dental procedures can be done under sedation?
- Root canals
- Cosmetic procedures
- Periodontal treatments
Before using a sedative or anesthetic, it is important to tell your dentist about any medications or medical treatments you are receiving. Before administering any sedative or anesthetic, your dentist will talk to you about the process of sedation and pre- and post-sedation instructions.