Procedures

Nitrous Sedation

Nitrous oxide (laughing gas) is one of several Sedation Dentistry options available to reduce your fears and anxiety. Nitrous oxide is best suited for cases of mild to moderate anxiety and is the most frequently used sedation method. Under nitrous oxide you remain conscious with a sense of total well-being (euphoria). Patients generally recover quickly. For more information please ask the doctor at the time of your consultation.

What are the benefits of nitrous oedation?

  1. It is effective for mild to moderate anxiety
  2. Proven safety record
  3. Offers an analgesic (pain relieving) effect
  4. It is quick-acting, with few side effects
  5. You don’t need someone to escort you to and from the office
  6. You can return to normal activities immediately