What is Sedation Dentistry?

Why is dental sedation such a growing field? Well, largely because just hearing the word “dentist” is enough to get many people’s hearts racing and palms sweaty.

In fact, up to 15% of the U.S. population skip their dental visits each year because they’re afraid of the dentist. Whether it’s a normal cleaning or a more involved procedure, visiting the dentist is one thing many would rather skip.

In this video, you’re going to learn about the growing field of dental sedation. The goal of dental sedation is to make a visit to your dentist’s office as relaxing as possible.

Among the things you’ll learn about in this video are the different dental sedation options available. It’s not a one-size-fits-all kind of thing. Depending on your level of anxiety and the procedure you’re going in for, there are a number of dental sedation options available.

You’ll also learn about the costs involved in dental sedation to help you decide if the added cost is worth it for you.