Different methods of sedation used for dental procedures
- Posted on: May 29 2013
Taking a pill: Oral sedation can provide patients a sense of ease with a pill called Triazolam and combined with nitrous oxide also known as laughing gas. This can relax patients during a dental procedure.Anesthesia: A qualified dentist anesthesiologist can use intravenous sedation or general anesthesia.Many patients have found that dental care with intravenous or general anesthesia may be the most comfortable and relaxing solution to their dental problem.The Wand: “The Wand is a computer controlled device that controls the speed of injection, and therefore can create less pressure. The Wand looks a lot less like a syringe, which helps many people feel more secureNitrous Oxide Sedation: Nitrous Oxide, also known as laughing gas, is a pain relieving and sedating gas that is combined with oxygen to make patients more comfortable during dental carePatients often listen to relaxing music during nitrous oxide sedation.