Sedation Dentistry in Cortlandt Manor, NY
We want our patients to feel relaxed and welcome when they visit our office. To present a peaceful setting and make your visit enjoyable, we offer headphones for music and DVDs you can view during treatment.
However, some patients may feel a level of anxiety about dental procedures that requires something beyond a minor distraction, while others might suffer from medical conditions that make it difficult to sit or lie in a chair for long periods of time without acute neck or back discomfort. If you require a deeper level of relaxation, Cortlandt Manor dentist Dr. Taxin offers sedation dentistry to help you feel comfortable and at ease.
Oral Conscious Sedation
Oral sedation involves taking a pill before treatment that allows you to enter a state of deep relaxation. Typically, patients who choose oral sedation remain conscious and respond to our requests, but they don’t feel extreme nervousness or discomfort. We will be sure to monitor your vital signs throughout the process as well. Because of the medication’s lingering effects, a friend or relative must accompany you to the appointment and drive you home afterward.
Don’t let fear or discomfort stop you from seeking the dental care you need for a healthy smile. It’s important that you maintain regular dental visits to ward off disease and maintain overall oral wellness. Contact our Cortlandt Manor dental office today for your appointment or consultation. Be sure to let us know prior to your visit if you require sedation for your dental procedure.