Sedation Dentistry in Mitchellville, MD
There’s no room for dental anxiety at Magnolia Kid Friendly Dental.
Relax with Sedation Dentistry
Every visit to the dentist should be a pleasant one.
Say goodbye to anxiety and hello to relaxing in the dentist’s chair with sedation dentistry. If your child has dental anxiety or fear, they’re not alone. Sedation dentistry helps kids relax using a safe, controlled medicine.
Children who are terribly scared, uncooperative, or can’t sit still at the dentist can benefit from sedation dentistry. It’s safe and effective in getting them through the visit.
Sedation dentistry is for children with:
Find out if sedation dentistry is right for your child.
Benefits of Sedation Dentistry for Kids
Nervous young patients can comfortably sit through their dental visits without fear, stress, or tantrums, thanks to sedation.
In addition to easing anxiety, our proven medicine works to relieve any pain and discomfort for a pleasant experience.
When a child is cooperative during treatment through sedation, we have fewer interruptions and finish much faster.
How Sedation Dentistry Works
Dental fear doesn't exist at Magnolia Kid Friendly Dental with our many relaxation options.
If you’ve been putting your child’s dentist visit off for too long because of their fear or anxiety, then sedation dentistry may be the answer. Your child’s oral health is so important and affects their overall health, so they must visit the dentist twice a year or as needed for maintenance and dental work.
Sedation dentistry options for children at Magnolia Kid Friendly DentalLearn more about us include minimal and moderate sedation. The process isn’t complicated, and we administer nitrous oxide sedation, oral conscious sedation, or a combination depending on your child’s needs.
Before treatment, we’ll discuss medical history, allergies, and medications to ensure that sedation dentistry is safe for your child. Then we’ll determine the type needed for the anxiety level and procedure.
Our experienced team gives your child the best sedation option for their specific needs.
We proceed with the dentist visit while your child feels at ease. Along with the sedation medicine, our dentist may use a local anesthetic to ensure the area is numb and doesn’t cause any discomfort.
Avoiding the dentist can cost your family more money, time, and stress in the long run. An untreated dental problem can become a big issue if ignored. Let us help maintain or fix your child’s teeth and gums while promoting a positive experience with sedation dentistry in Mitchellville, MD.
FAQ about Sedation Dentistry
What is used for dental sedation?
There are different types of sedation dentistry options, including inhaled minimal sedation through nitrous oxide and oral sedation taken by mouth.
Your child will be given the best option for their needs. We also consider the type of procedure, medical history, and any medications they currently take.
How much does dental sedation cost?
The costs of dental sedation depend on each patient, and your dental insurance may cover it depending on your provider.
Please contact Learn more about how to contact usMagnolia Kid Friendly Dental in Mitchellville, MD to discuss your family’s sedation dentistry needs.
Does sedation dentistry really work?
Yes, sedation dentistry works to ease anxiety and improve comfort during a dentist visit.
How long does the sedation last?
We make sure the sedation lasts long enough for the procedure, but the exact amount of time depends on the type of sedation dentistry used.
Is it OK to sleep after sedation?
Before starting treatment, we’ll discuss what can and can’t be done before and after sedation. Each case is unique and depends on the patient, so we’ll outline expectations before proceeding with sedation dentistry treatment.
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