SEDATION DENTISTRY In Houston
What Is Sedation Dentistry?
If the thought of going to the dentist makes you feel anxious, sedation dentistry can help you feel comfortable.
Dental experts who perform sedation dentistry use different types of medications to help the patient relax during surgery or a routine dental procedure.
Dr. Hamidi uses a very personalized approach to the process, creating a customized sedation plan that takes into account each person’s needs and fears. This can help calm children and adults who experience dental anxiety over routine visits and can also be appropriate for people who are undergoing a longer procedure.
Dr. Hamidi combines sedation dentistry with her gentle and compassionate approach, creating a positive experience for everyone she treats.
What Are The Types Of Sedation Used For Dental Work?
Several approaches can help patients relax for their dental visit. A few of the more popular anti-anxiety methods Dr. Hamidi and her team use include:
Laughing gas: relaxes patients without putting them to sleep
Oral sedation: giving oral medications to help the patient relax before a procedure while still being awake
Other options: including anti-anxiety medications that are inhaled, given by injections, or given intravenously
Regardless of which option you choose, you can expect sedation dentistry to provide a comfortable visit that allows you to get the benefits of Dr. Hamidi’s dental expertise without feeling added anxiety or stress.
Who Is A Good Candidate For Sedation Dentistry?
You’ll need to share information about your current health and list all medications you are taking, so Dr. Hamidi can create a plan tailored to your specific needs.
Does Sedation Dentistry Cause Any Side Effects?
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