Nitrous Oxide Sedation in Kansas City
At Byars Dental, patient comfort is extremely important to us. We go above and beyond to offer comfortable, effective treatment for patients, and we do our utmost to keep patients relaxed and pain free throughout even the most complex treatments. One way we’re able to ensure patient comfort is providing nitrous oxide sedation. One of the longest used types of sedation, nitrous oxide is a gas inhaled through a nasal mask. Throughout treatment, the doctor will monitor your vitals and adjust dosage to allow for complete comfort and optimal safety. We may encourage patients to use nitrous oxide sedation in the following situations:
- Experiencing dental phobia or anxiety
- Having difficulty numbing with local anesthesia alone
- Having sensitive teeth, gums, or gag reflexes
- To make receiving multiple procedures in a single visit more comfortable
If you’re interested in finding out more about nitrous oxide sedation, please don’t hesitate to contact our team. We’ll be happy to answer your questions or schedule a treatment consultation.