Sedation services are an essential part of pediatric dentistry, as they help manage anxiety, fear, and discomfort in children during dental procedures. Sedation services use medication to help children relax and remain still during treatment, reducing the risk of injury and improving the success of the procedure. Here is a breakdown of what sedation services are, who should get them, and their benefits:
Sedation services use medication to help children relax and remain calm during dental procedures. There are two types of sedation services available at Galloway Dental Associates including nitrous oxide (laughing gas) and oral sedation (medication taken by mouth).