Dental anxiety is a significant concern for many people. Millions of adults in our country avoid seeing the dentist altogether due to fear. This habit comes at a steep cost. There is no need to put your smile at risk. Several benefits come from sedation dentistry, which we are happy to discuss with you. If you have wondered "Is there a dentist near me in Shrewsbury who understands my fears?" look no further than Levenson Smile for the care you need.
Dr. Levenson has been treating patients for many years. A member of DOCS (Doctors for Oral Conscious Sedation), he does understand that dental anxiety is a very real problem. More than that, he offers patients a convenient, affordable way to restore and manage oral health for life. We have found that the more patients are able to receive care from our friendly team, the less they fear seeing the dentist! All the same, we are happy to offer sedation to patients who want to sail through their visits.
WHAT SEDATION DOES FOR YOUR COMFORT
We offer oral conscious sedation, a form of care that helps you feel nicely relaxed before you even sit in the dental chair. After a thorough consultation and discussion of medical history, dental fears, and preferences, a prescription is written for specific sedative medication. Before your treatment appointment, you will take the prescribed medication at home. You will then need to be driven to our office, where your friend or family member can wait in our comfortable reception area to drive you home.
During your treatment, you will remain alert and able to communicate with us. Your hypersensitivity to sounds and sights will, however, be reduced by the effects of medication. As we attend to your smile, you will feel comfortable both physically and psychologically. Due to the level of relaxation achieved with sedation, many of our patients find post-treatment recovery easier, even if they have undergone multiple procedures in a single visit.
You deserve to feel peace of mind when you schedule dental visits to keep your smile healthy and attractive! With sedation, this becomes a very real possibility. Learn more about sedation dentistry services when you call (855) 849-8255.