Sedation Dentistry

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We understand that going to the dentist may be stressful for some of our patients. If you’re nervous about your dental visit, we can help.  We want you to be as comfortable as possible during your dental treatment and are pleased to offer our patients the option of comfortable, safe, and effective sedation dentistry. Patients who benefit from sedation dentistry have:

  • A fear or anxiety of being at the dentist
  • A hard time sitting still for long periods of time
  • Apprehension about certain dental procedures

We Offer Nitrous Oxide

Nitrous oxide, otherwise known as laughing gas, is a colorless and odorless gas that you inhale through your nose. The effects of nitrous oxide are a relaxed feeling and diminished pain, making it an ideal sedation option for many dental procedures. Advantages of sedation utilizing nitrous oxide include:

  • It is quick acting.
  • Dr. Vasani can alter the level of sedation during treatment.
  • Patient is awake and aware of their surroundings.
  • Nitrous oxide is administered continuously during the procedure.
  • No negative after-effects and quick recovery.
  • No injection for patients with a fear of needles.
  • Reduce gag reflex.