Sedation Dentistry

Do you experience high levels of anxiety when visiting the dentist? You may be a candidate for Sedation Dentistry. Dr. Decou is Board Certified to administer (oral conscious) sedation, commonly referred to as “Sleep Dentistry.”

What are the Benefits of Sedation?

  • No IV needles necessary
  • Quiet and comfortable dental visit
  • Safe and effective – FDA approved
  • Little or no recollection of treatment – feels like sleeping
  • No anxiety or stress during treatment
  • Allows Dr. Decou to tend to dental issues before they become worse
  • Patients can sit still for a period of time while they attain a healthy, beautiful smile

Who Can Benefit from Sedation Dentistry?

Adults who have:

  • high fear or anxiety of visiting the dentist
  • had previous traumatic dental experiences
  • difficulty getting numb
  • who gag easily
  • very sensitive teeth
  • complex dental problems that require lengthy appointments

Adults who:

  • hate needles and shots
  • hate the noises, smells and tastes associated with the dental office