Sedation dentistry is on the mind of many patients as they seek dental services. At Premier Care Dental Group, we understand that there are an awful lot of people who experience a great deal of anxiety when they visit any dental office. Our mission is to make every patient who walks through our doors feel as comfortable as possible. Whether patients are seeking a root canal, fillings, or other procedures where local anesthesia is standard, we nevertheless make sedation available whenever possible so that individuals with a great deal of anxiety about a procedure can get their work done with a minimum of stress.
Who is a Candidate for Sedation Dentistry?
Except where medically contraindicated, most people undergoing dental services are candidates for sedation dentistry in Pasadena with most procedures. Common reasons patients might desire sedation include:
- Highly sensitive teeth, gums, and/or gag reflex
- Resistance to local anesthesia
- A negative prior dental experience
- Complex dental ailments or conditions
- Fear of dentistry, needles, and dental or medical instruments
At Premier Care Dental Group, there is no need to feel embarrassed about requesting sedation dentistry. Above all, we want to make sure that our patients receive the services they visit us for and leave as happy and healthy as can be. Oral health and our overall health are inextricably linked. Dentistry is much too important to put off and we want to do anything we can to ensure that as many people as possible get the oral health care they need.
Varying Degrees of Sedation
Sedation dentistry can take multiple forms and figuring out which option is best for you will be discussed during a consultation with your dentist. Regardless, whenever chemical sedation is used, another person will need to bring you to our office for treatment, at which point your procedure can begin effectively free of anxiety.
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