what to expect from dental sedation

What to Expect from Dental Sedation

Dental sedation is common for patients who require medication for dental procedures. Reasons dental sedation would be helpful for patients include tooth sensitivity, anxiousness, or low pain tolerance. Additionally, several types of dental sedation are ideal for different procedures ranging from tooth extractions to dental implants. Since sedation is popular in combatting anxiety and managing…

When Is Sedation Dentistry Necessary?

Dental sedation is any time anesthesia is used for a dental procedure. Most dentistry only requires topical anesthesia, such as for a root canal or tooth extraction. However, each person’s comfort level, pain tolerance, and anxiety regarding dental procedures is different. This means some people may prefer sedation dentistry over local anesthesia for more intense…

woman gets treatment for sensitive teeth

Best Treatments for Sensitive Teeth

Do you experience mild discomfort, even pain, when eating ice cream or drinking hot liquids? If so, it’s likely you have sensitive teeth and could benefit from endodontic therapy services. Multiple factors can cause teeth sensitivity, including:  Tooth decay or exposed tooth roots Cavities Cracked or chipped teeth Worn fillings Receding gums or gum disease Whatever…