Sedation Dentistry in Buffalo, NY

We cater to cowards! In fact, we cater to everyone, with three levels of sedation available.

LAUGHING GAS

Commonly known as the mildest and most common dental sedative.

  • Traditional inhalation method
  • Soothing
  • Eases nervousness

ENTERAL SEDATION

This is the most popular sedation, allowing even anxious patients to relax during dental treatment.

  • Prescription sedative and comfort medications are taken orally
  • Reduces the level of anxiety
  • A relaxed person will usually go to sleep
  • An anxious person will usually relax
  • Can be used in conjunction with laughing gas, inducing a relaxed, happy attitude
  • Enteral sedation, inhalation sedation, or a combination can be used for any procedure – even routine dental care, such as teeth cleaning
Are you holding back a smile because of fear, pain, and embarrassment? Don’t hold back any longer!

Leave us a message by filling up the form below!


DENTIST IN BUFFALO EXPLAINS TYPES OF DENTAL SEDATION & THE PROCESS

In this informative video Dr. Gordon Kent of Smile Center in Buffalo, NY discuss & explains about different types of dental sedation procedures available.

IV SEDATION

This is the strongest level of sedation, inducing a semi-conscious, anxiety-free state. Few dental practices meet the strict licensure requirements to administer IV sedation.

  • Also called conscious dental sedation
  • You will likely have absolutely no memory of the dental procedures being done!
  • Sedative is delivered intravenously
  • Induces a deeper level of sedation, but is milder than general anesthesia
  • You are able to breathe and swallow naturally
  • Usually reserved for involved surgeries
  • Highly effective, even for most severe dental fears

WHY SEDATION DENTISTRY?

We are here to help you, not to hurt you. Our restorative and cosmetic dentistry is performed with precision, skill, and meticulous attention to detail, to ensure you will be delighted with your new smile. However, our focus is not exclusively on the result – we want you to be just as delighted with the experience.

From the moment you walk in the door, we make every effort to keep you comfortable and relaxed. At the Smile Center, you can expect to be treated gently, with kindness and respect. You can also expect to relax!

Call Us: 716-634-4090

4427 UNION ROAD, BUFFALO, NY 14225

NEWSLETTER SIGN UP

By submitting the above form you agree and accept our Privacy Policy *.

FINANCING OPTIONS

Get social