Are There Any Restrictions Before Patients Can Receive Sedation?

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Sedation dentistry is a great tool offered by our doctors at Fort Worth Oral Surgery. Whether you require mild sedation to address the dental anxiety you struggle with, or you’ll be receiving IV sedation or general anesthesia for your upcoming oral surgery, our doctors are trained and qualified to safely administer the full array of sedation dentistry options available. However, as with any surgery, there are restrictions patients are required to follow before receiving sedation on their surgery day. Read More

Types of Sedation for Oral Surgery

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For many of our patients, their oral surgery with our doctors is the first surgery they’ve ever had. Understandably, they are often nervous about what the experience will be like. Even patients who don’t normally experience dentist anxiety can be concerned about oral surgeries like tooth extractions, jaw surgery, or the placement of dental implants.… Read More

When Is Sedation Dentistry Appropriate?

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Many residents have dental anxiety. Whether they had a bad experience as a child, or just find dental procedures painful, it’s understandable that patients are nervous about dental procedures. While routine procedures that can be performed by a general dentist, such as teeth cleanings and filling a cavity, don’t require sedation dentistry, the oral surgeries… Read More