It is normal for some people to be anxious when they visit a dentist’s office, and if someone in your family is one of them, you can rest assured that Brooklin Village Dental Care can provide a solution to make your dentist visit a worry-free experience.
Laughing Gas is the most gentle form of sedation used by dentists. It is a combination of N2O and oxygen which is inhaled to help you relax while you are awake during a dental procedure. Staying awake during the procedure has the advantage of understanding what you’re being asked to do by the dentist and then being able to do it.
There are some side effects to nitrous oxide sedation which you should be aware of. These include:
Now that we’ve mentioned a few of the side effects to laughing gas sedation, it’s important to point out some of the advantages:
Some of the disadvantages include:
There are other ways to achieve an anxiety-free dental visit beyond laughing gas sedation. Contact us today to learn which option will work best for your individual needs. Our office staff would be happy to help answer any questions or concerns that you might have. If you are ready to schedule your appointment with us, you can book your visit online now!