Category Archives: Sedation Dentistry




Dental Anxiety New York City

Fear or Anxiety?

There are differences between fear, phobias, and anxiety. Interestingly enough, this could become somewhat of a chicken-or-the-egg situation; fear can cause one to become anxious, and anxiety can lead to fear. Here, we take a deeper dive into the two before discussing the final point: whatever emotion you’re experiencing, there are ways to cope and…Read the full article





Different methods of sedation used for dental procedures

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…Read the full article