Sedation Dentist – Buda, TX

Breathe Easy at the Dentist

A lot of people aren’t exactly fans of going to the dentist. In fact, some are downright terrified! We fully empathize with our dentistry patients who struggle with dental phobia, which is why we offer sedation dentistry as a proven way to calm their nerves. With it, even the most anxious person can finally relax while in the dental chair. Keep reading to learn more before you visit our trusted sedation dentist in Buda, TX.

Why Choose Buda Dental Professionals for Sedation Dentistry?

  • IV Sedation Available In-House
  • Same-Day Emergency Care
  • Fun, Relaxing Dental Office Atmosphere

Oral Conscious Sedation Dentistry

Oxygen monitor on fingertip during oral conscious sedation dentistry treatment

When you choose oral conscious sedation, we’ll give you sedative medication before your procedure begins. You’ll feel groggy and might even drift off, but you won’t be unconscious; we’ll be able to wake you up easily with a gentle nudge. That said, you’ll be in such a relaxed state that you likely won’t even remember your treatment. The medication takes a while to wear off, so get a friend or family member to agree to drive you to and from your dental visit.

Nitrous Oxide Dental Sedation

Dentistry patient relaxing during oral conscious dental sedation visit

Nitrous oxide can be mixed with oxygen and inhaled through a mask or nosepiece. It only takes about three to five minutes for the effects to kick in, during which you’ll be in a state of euphoria where the sights and sounds of the dental office will not bother you. After your treatment, we’ll give you pure oxygen to help you flush out any remaining nitrous oxide. In just a few minutes, you’ll be alert enough to drive yourself home or back to work.

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IV Sedation Dentistry

Person receiving I V dental sedation

IV sedation is the deepest form of conscious sedation available in dentistry. The sedative medications are administered directly to your bloodstream, so you’ll feel the effects quickly. We can change the level of sedation at any time to help you remain comfortable throughout your visit. This type of dental sedation is often the best choice for anyone who is severely afraid or anxious about visiting the dentist, or anyone who’s planning on having a lengthy dental procedure done.

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