Many times a child requires a sedation dentist. (laughing Gas). A child’s mouth and body require proper healthcare that the child resits from fear.
Some younger patients are so afraid of the kids dentist office and procedures that a child’s and parent’s fear prevents them from getting the pediatric dental treatment they need.
Solomon Pediatric Dentistry helps our young dental patients get past their dental anxiety, which is why we offer sedation dentistry.
Your Child’s Comfort and Safety in Mind in Dental Care
Our kids dentistry sedation options are designed to offer fearful children patients a safe, comfortable means of receiving the pediatric dentistry treatment they need.
We use a variety of techniques to help our young patients relax before and during their pediatric dental procedures. They feel more at ease with the notion of going to the dentist.
Laughing gas (Oxygen and Nitrous Oxide) is used to help the child achieve a relaxed state. Laughing gas is the most popular form of dental sedation used in kids dentistry today.
Nitrous oxide/oxygen inhalation is a safe and effective technique to reduce anxiety, gag reflex. It enhances effective communication with the young dental patient during the procedure.
The child smells a somewhat sweet, pleasant aroma while experiencing a sense of well-being and relaxation. Your child will remain alert, awake and can talk to our pediatric dental professionals during their treatment.
This sedation kids dentistry techniques onset is quick and recovery is rapid. When your child’s dentist treatment is complete, the “laughing gas” is turned off and oxygen is administered for 5 to 10 minutes to help flush any remaining gas.
The effects of the laughing gas wear off almost immediately. Our dentists will evaluate your child if “Laughing Gas” is right for them.
Kids’ fears of the dentist or dental anxiety should not be ashamed of. Let us help you address and overcome your child’s dentistry fears with our sedation dentistry options.
To schedule an appointment or consultation with our pediatric dentistry team of professionals simply contact our office.