Sedation dentistry is for anyone who wants to be comfortable and relaxed throughout their whole dental visit.
If you agree with any of the following statements, sedation may be a good solution for you.
- I’m genuinely afraid of going to the dentist.
- I’ve had bad experiences at the dentist before.
- I just can’t get comfortable in the dental chair.
- I’ve always hated the sounds and the smells at the dentist.
- I can’t sit still when I’m at the dentist.
- The dentist has never been able to get my mouth completely numb.
- I just don’t have time for all the appointments I know I’m going to need.
- My jaw gets tired and I have having to keep my mouth open.
- I gag every time the dentist puts anything in my mouth.
- My teeth are very sensitive.
- I have a real fear of needles.
- I don’t want to be criticized about the condition of my teeth.