When is Laughing Gas Used in Dentistry?
Although nitrous oxide has been in use for over 150 years, many patients don't even know it is an option when it comes to their dental needs. The use of nitrous oxide and dental sedation allow patients to remain relaxed during a dental procedure.
Evolution of Dentistry to Improve Patient’s Experience
Dental technology has made great strides over the years to improve a patient’s experience. Patients are now able to achieve a healthy, beautiful smile with less pain and anxiety, and fewer dentist appointments.
Is Dental Sedation the Same as Pain Management?
Although dental sedation does alter a patient’s perception of pain, its main function is to help a patient relax during the procedure. For this reason, patients often confuse dental sedation for pain management. In this blog, we will compare dental sedation and dental pain management techniques.