Sedation Dentistry

woman sleep on grassIf the thought of going to the dentist has ever made you feel anxious or worried, do not fret because you are not alone. Many people across the nation suffer from dental anxiety that keeps them from getting dental care when they need it. We understand why coming to the dentist can be hard, and we can help our patients get the care that they need.

Dr. Welch is a trained sedation dentist. He and his skilled staff can help ease your anxiety and nervousness, and help you relax and be comfortable during your visit so you can get proper care.

You might want to consider having sedation dentistry if you have encountered any of the following:

  • If you have sensitive teeth
  • If you have ever felt uncomfortable during a dental procedure before
  • If getting numb for a dental procedure has been difficult before
  • If having dental work in general makes you feel nervous or anxious
  • If the procedure you are having is going to be lengthy or intensive

10We know that dental anxiety can stop many patients from even considering getting the care that they need. With sedation dentistry we can help you overcome your dental anxiety in the comfort and safety of our practice.

Some of our great sedation options include:

Nitrous Oxide | Nitrous Oxide (also known as Laughing Gas) is a fantastic way to help treat dental anxiety. It has been proven time and time again as a safe method to help calm and relax those patients who need it.

IV Sedation | IV sedation is done intravenously, and is often used for procedures that are either extensive or lengthy. With IV sedation it can use various medication agents to help with managing discomfort, inflammation, and consciousness.

If you have any questions about sedation dentistry or our other services, please contact us today!