Article provided by: Dripping Springs Family Dentistry
Are you fearful about visiting the dentist? If so, you’re not alone. Up to 20% of all dental patients experience anxiety to one degree or another when it comes to having dental treatment. The good news is, our Dripping Springs sedation dentistry options make having treatment a more relaxed and comfortable experience.
Why See A Sedation Dentist?
At Dripping Springs Family Dentistry, we hear from many patients who tell us they’ve stayed away from the dentist for years – even decades – due to a fear of pain during treatment. For some patients, just the sounds or smells of the practice can cause them to relive past trauma experienced at the dentist. You don’t have to avoid necessary dental treatment anymore.
Just like thousands of other patients who have gotten through treatment with sedation, you can stay relaxed and comfortable throughout your entire visit by opting for laughing gas sedation. You can even discuss options with our staff to have multiple treatments performed during a single visit while you're sedated. We strive to create an environment that allows you to gain the most benefit from your treatment.
If it’s been some time since your last dental appointment, you may not realize how advanced techniques and treatments have ushered in a new age of truly painless dentistry. You needn’t fear experiencing severe pain during routine, restorative, or cosmetic dentistry.
Our Dripping Springs sedation dentistry staff will make sure you are comfortable from the moment you sit down to the moment you walk out of our office. Our primary goal is to ensure you get the dental care you need while helping you maintain a relaxed state of mind.
You’ll Be In Control
It’s comforting for patients to learn more about the sedation process before they arrive for their appointment. You may be relieved to learn that although you’ll be very relaxed during sedation, you’ll still be able to respond to the requests of our dental staff. Once the nitrous oxide has worn off completely, you should be able to drive yourself home; however, we recommend bringing along a driver if you prefer to leave the office immediately after treatment.
Choosing The Right Dripping Springs Sedation Dentistry Team
Our staff at Dripping Springs Family Dentistry understands your fears are real- and we take our responsibility to provide compassionate, professional dental care very seriously.
We know that one careless statement made to a fearful patient can result in years spent being worried or afraid of seeing a dentist for treatment. You can trust us to provide patient-centered treatment that focuses on alleviating your fears, providing painless dentistry, and maintaining a state of relaxation throughout your entire visit. Call us to discuss your needs with our staff.
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