How to Choose a Sedation Dentist
Because of its growing popularity, many dentists are now offering sedation dentistry. However, some dentists are more qualified to perform sedation dentistry than others. Before deciding on a sedation dentist, you’ll want to do some research to be sure you choose a qualified professional.
As with any specialized procedure, it’s important to find a dentist with experience in sedation dentistry. A sedation dentist should be able to offer several different sedation options, depending on what will work best for you and what goals you wish to achieve with sedation during dentistry.
Sedation dentistry isn’t one-size-fits-all, and your dentist should be willing to sit down with you and find out why you wish to have sedation dentistry. He should also offer other methods to help you relax, and maintain an office environment that feels comfortable to you. If a dentist only offers one kind of sedation, or focuses on general anesthesia over other methods, this might not be the dentist for you.
Modern dentistry has made many strides forward in helping people manage their fear. Dr. LeSueur and Dr. Dodaro do everything they can to help you feel comfortable during your visit. If you wish to use additional measures to ensure you’ll be free of anxiety, please let us know so that we can accommodate your needs.
In addition to offering sedation dentistry for those patients who prefer it, Dr. LeSueur and Dr. Dodaro offer pillows, heating pads, and even televisions in the rooms so you can watch movies during your visit. We truly do everything we can to make your visit as pleasant and comfortable as possible.