Many patients are anxious to visit the dentist because of the pain and discomfort they experience during dental procedures. But due to the delay of the treatment procedures, it can expose the patient to infections and other dental complications that is harmful to their overall dental health.
Sedation Dentistry is used to provide a relaxing and anxiety-free experience for patients who are anxious in receiving dental treatments. South Florida Laser Dentistry offers Sedation Dentistry to provide proper dental care especially to those patients that have dental anxiety and phobia. Sedation is used in different degrees depending on the need of the patient.
Reasons to Consider Sedation Dentistry:
Reduces Pain and Discomfort
Pain is the main reason why people avoid dental procedures, especially those who are naturally sensitive. With Sedation Dentistry, it can greatly reduce the amount of pain and discomfort that the patient experience during dental treatments.
Calm Your Nerves
Usually, people with dental phobias and anxiety experience panic attacks due to different types of dental equipment, anesthesia, or pain during dental visits. Sedation dentistry can help in soothing and calm the patient making them comfortable throughout the procedure.
Controls Gag Reflex
Some patients have an extreme gag reflex. A gag reflex is the sudden reaction of the back of the throat triggered by an object touching the root of the mouth, tonsils and behind the tongue area which helps in preventing choking. Sedation Dentistry helps the patient that has gag reflex by deeply relaxing the patient diminishing its sensitivity for the gag reflex.
Multiple Procedures at the same time
In some situations, a patient needs to undergo multiple dental procedures at the same time to fix their dental problems. With Sedation Dentistry, the patient will feel comfortable and relax during the whole procedure for their dental treatments.
Dental Sedation is Safe
There are multiple options that a dentist can offer to find the best sedation that fits the patient needs. Sedation dentistry is a safe method to ensure the patient is comfortable and relaxed during their dental treatments minimizing their anxiety for other procedures.
Sedation Dentistry we offer at South Florida Laser Dentistry:
- Laughing gas
- Oral Sedation
- Local Anesthesia
Everyone deserves an anxious-free, comfortable dental experience. Avail of our Sedation Dentistry Services in Tamarac, FL. Book your appointment with us at South Florida Laser Dentistry, call (954) 354-2332.