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Sedation – how to make the dentistry process painless

According to Wikipedia, Sedation dentistry refers to the use of pharmacological agents to calm and relax a patient prior to and during a dental appointment. The pharmacological agents usually belong to a class of drugs called sedatives, which exert their action by depressing the central nervous system, specifically those areas concerned with conscious awareness. There […]

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Painless dentistry – what are the options?

The sedative methods used for sedation dentistry vary in strength and purpose. A dentist will select the sedation option that is best for you based on the dental procedure performed, how long these procedures will take and your level of anxiety. Although the specialist will ultimately determine what sedatives will be used, you can request […]

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