What is conscious sedation?

Conscious sedation is a tactic used by many dentists and oral surgeons for simple procedures that typically does not include a hospital stay. Unlike full anesthesia, conscious sedation involves the us...

Sedation Dentistry: Will I feel groggy after my treatment is over?

Sedation dentistry involves the use of medicines to relax and anesthetize patients for a wide range of procedures. Whether groggy afterward depends on the type of sedation used, the length of the proc...

I Have a Bad Gag Reflex, Can Sedation Dentistry Help?

Sedation dentistry can be a great help to those who become anxious or panicky in the dental chair. It can also be helpful to those who have an overly sensitive gag reflex, making it difficult for them...

Reston Oral Surgeon Can Knock out Tooth Pain, Thanks to Sedation Dentistry

If you experience extreme anxiety when you go to the dentist, even a toothache might not be enough to convince you to go there. Fortunately, sedation dentistry can make it easy again for you to get th...

Will I Need Recovery Time If I Use Sedation During My Dental Procedure?

Sedation dentistry is an approach to dental work that allows patients with dental phobia to easily receive the care they need. Sedation removes all stress and anxiety, allowing you to have your dental...

Sedation Dentistry: Will I remember anything?

Patients tend to be more anxious at the prospect of a dental treatment that involves a surgical intervention, especially if it is a complex one. One issue that patients often discuss with their oral s...

Is Sedation Dentistry Safe?

Oral surgery can be a daunting prospect, especially for patients who have some anxiety about less invasive dental procedures. ...

How do I know if I will need sedation during my dental procedure?

When it comes to dental procedures performed by your oral surgeon, sedation dentistry may be necessary to promote relaxation and patient comfort. If sedation is necessary, the type and strength of med...

Sedation Dentistry: Will I feel groggy after my treatment?

Patients who are undergoing oral surgery want to have the most comfortable experience possible. For many of them, that means choosing sedation dentistry to achieve a highly relaxed state. Sedation is ...

Sedation Dentistry: What are the benefits?

Sedation dentistry offers numerous benefits for patients. Oral sedation focuses on the patient that is dealing with anxiety about going to the dentist; or the patient that is incapable of sitting for ...

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Burke, VA 22015
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Reston, VA 20191
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Alexandria, VA 22314
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