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Sedation or sleep Dentistry

If the thought of being in a dentist’s chair gives you anxiety or fear sedation dentistry may be for you!

 

If you are looking for sedation or sleep dentistry, the Melton Dental Group can ease your fear and anxiety by providing you the best in sleep dentistry. Although, often called sleep dentistry this usually not the case for most patient. Full general anesthesia (sleep) is used in the most extreme cases. Sedation or sleep dentistry provides added relaxation for the patient, so they can feel at ease during the procedure.

Sedation or sleep dentistry is ideal for those who have a low threshold for pain, are very restless, have extremely sensitive teeth, have an overly sensitive gag reflex, or for those that need a great deal of dental work completed in one session. The dentist will first decide the level of sedation required based on your condition. The level of sedation ranges from minimal sedation to complete sleep. The dentist will then determine what type of sedation is needed based on the level of sedation you require. The sedation can be administered either orally, inhaled, or intravenously.

Sedation or sleep dentistry in Melton performed by the Melton Dental Group, provides you the highest level of expertise and professionalism in the administration of your sedative dentistry. We take our responsibility, to provide you with the safest administration of anesthetics, very seriously. We also monitor you every step of the way regardless of the level or type of sedation you receive to ensure your safety.

Sedation or sleep dentistry is a safe procedure. However, there is always a risk when getting anesthesia. Before receiving this type of dentistry, let our dentists determine if you are a good candidate for sedative dentistry. Our dentists will talk to you about the process ensuring that your receive treatment appropriate for your age and health status.

Take the time to find out how much training your dentist has in the administration of anesthesia and go over your risk form with your dentist. Do this and you will rest assured knowing that your dental procedure will be safe and effective without fear, stress and anxiety. Melton Dental Group have a 30 year track history in providing excellence and safety in dental care, where quality control and sterilization procedures are state of the art.

Visit us online at meltondentalgroup.com.au. Call us at (03) 9743-4922 or Visit us at 447 High Street, Melton, VIC 3337. Our hours are Mon, Tues, Wed, Thur: 8:15 am to 7 pm, Fri: 8:15 am to 6 pm, and Sat: 9 am to 12 pm.

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