Oral Sedation FAQs
Q: Will I feel any pain?
A. No. You will feel nothing!
Q: Will I be unconscious?
A. No, you are in a deeply relaxed state, you are responsive.
Q: Will I be monitored?
A. Yes, one of our team is always with you and your vital signs are monitored during the entire visit. You are never alone.
Q: How long will I be snoozing?
A. Depending on your needs, from two to four hours.
Q: Will someone need to accompany me?
A. Yes, due to the sedative effects of the medication, you will need someone to drive you to our office and home again.
Q: Who Is A Candidate For Sedation Dentistry?
A. People who have:
- High fear
- Had traumatic dental experiences
- Difficulty getting numb
- A bad gag reflex
- Very sensitive teeth
- Limited time to complete their dental care
- Complex dental problems
- People who:
- Hate needles and shots.
- Hate the noises, smells and tastes associated with dental care.
We understand you may be afraid of the dentist. Don’t worry! We’ll take great care of you!