When dentists talk about sedation dentistry, what exactly are they saying? Many patients aren’t aware of the differences between dental sedation and dental anesthesia. When we bring up sedation, we’re talking about something extra to relax our patients. If you’ve been putting off dental treatment due to anxiety, read on to learn more about the role both sedation and anesthesia will play in your appointment. A combination of the two will result in you feeling neither pain nor fear – which is what we want for every one of our patients.
The aim of cosmetic dentistry is to make you feel better – shouldn’t the treatment process be comfortable as well? No longer does gaining a new smile mean hours of discomfort in the dental chair. Beauty doesn’t always require pain – and there are cosmetic treatments available that will transform your teeth without requiring anesthesia or tooth preparation.