Oral Conscious Sedation
Children who suffer from dental anxiety can relax at our office because our dentists provide oral conscious (Moderate) sedation. Your child simply drinks a liquid medication administered in office by one of our trained pediatric dentists. Oral sedation will help them to feel happy and comfortable while we perform the dental procedures that heals their smile. Call St. George Kids Dental today if you want to learn more about oral conscious (moderate) sedation.
How It Works
Oral moderate sedation is a form of conscious sedation we may recommend to ensure your child will have a comfortable experience each time you visit our office. Administered in liquid form, oral sedation is simple and easy to use. Because oral moderate sedation is a form of conscious sedation, your child will remain awake during the treatment, but they will feel more relaxed and at ease.
There are many benefits to sedation dentistry, including:
- With oral sedation, your child will simply drink the medication. It is quick and easy to use.
- There are no needles involved to administer the medication.
- It produces the necessary amnesic effect for a comfortable experience.
- Oral sedation typically costs less than other forms of sedation.
If you and our doctor determine that oral sedation is right for your child’s dental treatment, they will be administered a liquid that will help them relax, and feel at ease. Be certain to follow the pre-appointment instructions given to you at your consultation to ensure your child has a safe and positive appointment.