Blog: Sedation Dentistry

OCT 4 2018
Understanding Nitrous Oxide October 4th, 2018

Nitrous Oxide (N2O) is a gas most commonly used by dentists to relax their patients, helping them enjoy their dental appointments. While it is not a strong pain-killer, it is a great tool to help induce relaxation. Since it is available to all our patients who request it, we wanted to help the unde...

NOV 28 2017
What is Sedation Dentistry? November 28th, 2017

What is Sedation Dentistry?   Does the thought of having your teeth cleaned make your entire body tense with fear? Would you rather endure the agony of a toothache than step foot in a dentist's office? You're not alone. A trip to the dentist is so anxiety provoking for ...

SEP 23 2014
Sedation Options at Winning Smiles | General Anesthesia vs. Nitrous Oxide September 23rd, 2014

Did you know that there are various levels and types of sedation available to patients during dental procedures? Nitrous oxide and general anesthesia are both used at Winning Smiles for dental treatment, however they differ greatly in both the way they are administered and the effects they create. ...