Dental visits are an essential part of life which enhance the health of people. Avoiding dental visit because of the fear of dental treatment can cause serious harm to people. The fear, also called dental phobia, is common among many Americans. Dentistry has found ways to help people deal with dental phobia. Sedation dentistry is a wonderful technique wherein patients are given sedative agents which let them relax during dental treatment. Sedation dentistry relieves patients from anxiety and hence clears off a major obstacle which stops them from getting dental treatment. Dental practices require qualified professionals to treat patients with sedation dentistry. Our dental practice has helped patients take care of their oral health through sedation dentistry in Key West, FL. Our clinic offers sedatives based on the anxiety level of individuals hence ensuring the effectiveness of treatment.
There are different sedative agents available in sedation dentistry to counter different levels of anxiety. Few patients may show mild levels of fear while on dentist's chair while others may feel anxious the moment they enter dental practice. Nitrous oxide is a commonly used sedative to treat mild anxiety. A Higher level of anxiety can be countered using oral sedatives and IV sedation where the agent is directly administered into the blood stream of patients. Our dentists guide patients on the precautions that have to be taken before administering sedatives. Sedatives help patients go through a dental treatment comfortably. Long procedures may seem short when they relax on the dentist's chair.
Sedation dentistry primarily makes patients feel normal about dental treatment by helping reduce their anxiety. Patients are more comfortable undergoing a dental treatment in the presence of sedation dentistry. When people do not feel anxious about getting dental treatment they visit dental practice regularly and are motivated to take care of dental health. Sedation dentistry also lets dentists perform long procedures conveniently.
First visit to this dentist and I was very impressed. Was one of my better experiences with dentists in FL. My hygienist was...by Catherine F.
Dr. Ong is fantastic and you will have a great experience with this professional office. He explains in detail...by Katrina and Dan
Amazing, Dr. Ong is a gifted artist. Front tooth that chipped now looks better than new.by Robert T.
I visit Key West at least once a year, and during one trip needed emergency dental care when my dental bridge literally broke into two pieces.by Janis W.
Dr. Ong is one great dentist. My husband has crowns put in by Dr. Ong fifteen years ago which are still functioning as perfectly as the day Dr. Ong installed them.by Deanna L.