If you suffer from anxiety or are afraid to visit the dentist, then you don’t have to worry anymore! The introduction of Dentistry with sedation has made it possible for patients to have an anxiety-free and relaxing experience. At College Plaza Dental, we understand your needs and provide dental treatments with sedation.
What Is Dentistry with Sedation?
For people undergoing a dental treatment, sedation dentistry is provided to have a comfortable and painless dental procedure. Some patients develop a dental phobia and are afraid to undergo any dental treatments. This is a process used to ensure that a person is relaxed and remains calm during a dental treatment. Different sedatives are used for this purpose, such as inhaling nitrous oxide or an oral sedation.
Why Choose Dentistry with Sedation
Many people don’t want to visit the dentist regularly because they do not want to experience any kind of discomfort or pain. This is exactly where Dentistry with sedation is useful. While you are sedated, you may not even be aware of the length of the dental procedure. A complex dental treatment that can take hours seems like it has lasted only for a few minutes and – with barely any pain.
One Time Treatment
Some dental treatments may require you to visit the dentist more than once. This is mainly done to avoid any problem or discomfort to a patient for a long period of time. If you undergo such treatments, then sedation dentistry can help ease the pain of the treatment, and in some cases, the dental treatment can be done in one visit.
Enhances Oral Health
When a person is afraid of visiting a dentist, they are less likely to go for a routine dental visit. With sedation dentistry, the person is no longer worried about their dental phobia and will be more likely to visit the dentist. Therefore, if there’s any problem with a person’s oral health, then it is taken care of immediately. This, in turn, enhances their oral health and costly treatment procedures are avoided.
Dr. Kelly Bordian* here at College Plaza Dental Associates is pleased to offer dentistry with sedation and can discuss the many benefits of this option with you. If you are interested in more information, please contact us at 780-433-4907. We are located in the University of Alberta area in Edmonton.
*Dr. Kelly Bordian is a general dentist providing these services.