Fear of the dentist is one of the most widespread phobias in the country today. There are even cases where it causes debilitating stress and dental anxiety to some people in the Boise area. This frequently leads to people postponing much needed oral care for years or decades just to avoid an appointment with the dentist.
If you are experiencing panic and fear of the dentist just at the thought of having a dental procedure done and you live in the Meridian ID area, know that sedation dentist Dr. Blaisdell and his team in Boise probably have the perfect dental sedation solution for you.
WHAT IS ORAL SEDATION FOR PATIENTS NEAR MERIDIAN ID
Sedation dentist near Eagle ID, Dr. Lynn Blaisdell, offers several dental sedation options including nitrous oxide, oral sedation (oral conscious sedation) and IV sedation. Oral conscious sedation is a dental sedation technique which involves administering a sedative in pill form to reduce or eliminate anxiety when visiting the sedation dentist. Conscious sedation is rapidly growing in popularity as the public hears more about oral sedation, dental sedation or when they find out they have a sedation dentist nearby.
ORAL CONSCIOUS SEDATION CANDIDATES IN BOISE
- Being afraid of dental treatment and/or dental equipment
- Local anesthetics do not work effectively
- Easily choke and gag
- Uncomfortable sitting in the dentist chair for long periods of time
- Have a low pain threshold
If you think you are a good candidate for conscious sedation, call sedation dentist Dr. Blaisdell’s Boise office near Eagle and Meridian ID now and set an appointment.