Sedation Dentistry

How to Feel More Relaxed at the Dentist

Patients who feel more comfortable at the dentist's office are more likely to come in on a regular basis, which is why sedation dentistry has ... Read More →

Scottsdale Sedation Dentistry

Dr. Ronald K. Thompson, D.D.S is a Scottsdale sedation dentist who shares his thoughts on who are good candidates for sedation, and how the process ... Read More →

What Does It Feel Like to Be Under Sedation?

Patients who are under oral sedation are not asleep entirely, but they are not awake entirely, either. Read More →

How to Decide Between IV and Oral Sedation

Many dentists recommend using oral conscious sedation – generally in the form of a pill – for patients whose anxieties and fears make it difficult ... Read More →

How to Make the Tooth Extraction Process Less Stressful

There are sedation techniques that dentists can use to make the process less stressful for patients. Read More →

Is Sedation Dentistry Right for My Child?

Is sedation dentistry right for your child? If his anxiety about seeing the dentist is preventing him from receiving adequate care, he might be. Read More →

No-Needle Sedation Techniques

One of the major issues that keeps many patients from visiting a dentist is a fear of needles. Read More →

Can All Dentists Provide Sedation Dentistry?

Just because the dentist has permission to practice sedation dentistry, doesn’t mean he is necessarily qualified. Read More →

How Does Sedation Make a Dentist’s Job Different?

While the main focus of sedation dentistry is the benefits that it offers nervous patients, it does make the dentists job a little easier as ... Read More →

Benefits of Nitrous Oxide Sedation Dentistry

People who are petrified of seeing the dentist or have a needle phobia may choose nitrous oxide to lessen their fears. Read More →