Quiz: What Benefits Does Nitrous Oxide Provide?

Quiz: What Benefits Does Nitrous Oxide Provide?

Also known as laughing gas, nitrous oxide is a form of dental sedation we employ at our office. We can use this to help people undergo routine and more substantial dental procedures. For patients with anxiety, this can help them undergo the treatments needed to avoid common oral health concerns and prevent serious complications, such as adult tooth loss. What other benefits does nitrous oxide provide? Who does this dental sedation option help?

Dental Sedation: All Of Those Millions Of Questions

Learning that you might finally be able to feel comfortable receiving professional care for your smile thanks to dental sedation is very exciting! It’s also one of those moment during which you suddenly find yourself full of a ton of questions. As they swirl through your brain, your first instinct may be to look answers up online. You might want to abstain from this method of seeking information. Instead, to make sure you’re being introduced to facts rather than unreliable info, we encourage you to follow our advice.

Dental Sedation: Talking To Loved Ones

Do you have a friend or family member who is absolutely, 100 percent afraid to get dental care? Do you immediately think to yourself, “Oh, I can help! I can explain about dental sedation” only to wonder if this is an appropriate thing to do? Perhaps you want to explain your experience because you also deal with anxiety when it comes to dental care but you can’t seem to find the right way to talk about it. Don’t worry. We can help you!

Ready to fall in love with your smile, but not sure where to start? Send us a photo or a question of your smile, and Dr. Lathrop will respond!