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Benefits of IV Sedation

Sedation dentistry is one of the best, most effective ways to help people get the dental care they need. However, not all sedation is created equal. Some people need higher levels of sedation than others, and for some dentists, this poses a problem when trying to obtain the optimal level of sedation for a given procedure. That's why, here at... read more »

Fear the Dentist No More!

If you fear visiting the dentist, you are not alone. Many people suffer from dental fears, or dental anxiety. This can be the result of a negative experience or something as simple as fear of the unknown. If you suffer from dental anxiety, do you have to suffer with the stress and fear when you go to a dental office?... read more »

What is IV Sedation?

IV sedation (also known as Intravenous Conscious Sedation) is when a drug is administered into the blood system during dental treatment through an IV inserted through a vein in the body. While the terms “sleep dentistry” and “twilight sleep” are often used when talking about IV sedation dentistry, it does not mean that the patient is asleep while dental work... read more »