Periodontics and Implant Dentistry of San Antonio offers the use of pharmacological agents (sedatives) to relax and calm our patients both prior to and during a procedure. Sedatives are commonly taken orally by the patient prior to any procedure. Sedation therapy is also referred to as conscious sedation, because the patient is fully alert, but calm and relaxed before and during a procedure.
Benefits of Sedation Include:
- To relax and calm the patient.
- The patient will have little or no memory of treatment.
- Movement control.
- Creates a safe and comfortable experience for the patient.