Here at Durango Laser Dentistry, we understand that visiting the dentist can be stressful and that many people experience anxiety or fear during their appointments. Our dentist and team are committed to helping you have a more comfortable dental experience and offer sedation dentistry to help you feel more at ease while receiving treatment. There are several types of sedation available, including:
When Is Sedation Dentistry Recommended?
Dr. Mason Miner may recommend sedation dentistry if you
- Have dental anxiety
- Have had negative experiences with the dentist in the past
- Feel nervous about your treatment
- Have difficulty getting numb
- Have a sensitive gag reflex
- Have extremely sensitive teeth
- Struggle with the sounds, smells and tastes associated with dental care
- Cannot tolerate needles and shots
- Have a complex dental problem requiring a lengthy treatment time
Dr. Miner will discuss your concerns and your sedation options with you during your consultation to determine if sedation dentistry is a good option for you and, if so, which type of sedation is right for your needs. We are committed to helping you feel comfortable so you can receive the care you need without any distress.
Benefits of Sedation Dentistry
Sedation dentistry is designed to help you feel comfortable in our office and receive your treatments with greater ease. You should not experience pain or discomfort during your treatment, and in some cases, you may not remember the details of your treatment. Sedation dentistry is also very safe, and our dentist and team will monitor your to ensure that you remain safe and comfortable throughout your entire treatment.
Begin Your Smile Journey Today!
We invite you to call us at 970-247-2677 today to learn more about how sedation dentistry in Durango, Colorado, can benefit you and schedule your personal consultation!