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2165 West St
Memphis, TN 38138
Phone: (901) 754-0540

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Relax with sedation dentistry

Sedation Dentistry in Germantown and Memphis, Tennessee

We know that anxiety and fear about visiting the dentist keeps many people from seeking the dental care they need and want. That’s why we make our patients’ experiences stress-free and relaxing through comfort amenities and oral conscious sedation dentistry at Germantown Dental Group. In addition to relieving anxiety, sedation can also make it possible for our patients to undergo multiple procedures in just one visit. Offering sedation dentistry at our practice near Memphis, Tennessee is just another way we help make dental care as comfortable and stress-free as possible for our patients.

Benefits of Sedation Dentistry

Sedation allows our patients to receive the dental care they need and want while in a state of complete relaxation. Sedation dentistry is especially beneficial for patients who have:

Our dentists find that sedation dentistry is an excellent option for completing multiple procedures (which would normally take several visits) in just one visit, such as with a smile makeover or full mouth restoration.

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Oral Conscious Sedation

Our dentists offer the oral conscious method of sedation dentistry. Before a visit to our Germantown practice, near Memphis, Tennessee, you will take an oral sedative in the form of a small pill which immediately helps you feel relaxed. By the time your procedure begins, you will be completely relaxed, but remain conscious so that you can respond to questions and requests from your dentist and team. The oral sedative puts you in a sleep-like state in which you will be unable to feel pain and anxiety and you will emerge from treatment with little or no memory of the details.

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How Does the Oral Conscious Sedation Process Work?

Step One: Schedule your appointment. Schedule an appointment at our practice to discuss oral conscious sedation with our dentists. This first step can be difficult for patients with dental anxiety, so our friendly staff will make it as easy as possible.

Step Two: Attend your welcoming visit. During your welcoming visit, we will gather important information about your health, and our dentists will discuss with you your goals and desires for treatment. We may take X-rays and examine your teeth and gums. Our dentists will also help you determine if oral conscious sedation dentistry is right for you. You can rest assured that we will help make your first visit with us as comfortable as possible.

Step Three: Prepare for your treatment. We will give you a sedative to take the night before your sedation dentistry visit at our practice in Germantown. This sedative will guarantee that you get a full night’s sleep so that you wake up relaxed and ready for your treatment.

Step Four: Treatment with sedation dentistry. On the day of your visit, you will need to have a companion bring you to our office. We will give you medications to help you feel completely relaxed. During your treatment, our experienced team will monitor you to ensure you remain completely comfortable.

Step Five: Recover from your treatment. After your appointment, you will return home with your new smile. Your companion will take you home and care for you until you’ve completely recovered from sedation.

Step Six: Smile with confidence. During the next day, most patients feel no residual effects or discomfort from the sedation dentistry visit. You can be free to smile with confidence with your new, dazzling smile.

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Is Sedation Dentistry Right for Me?

Sedation dentistry may be a good treatment choice if you:

Sedation dentistry has helped millions of people just like you experience visits to the dentist while remaining relaxed, accomplish multiple treatments in a single visit, and get the care they need in the most comfortable way possible. If you think you could benefit from sedation dentistry, contact our practice, serving Germantown, Memphis, and all of Tennessee.

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What Is Sedation Dentistry Like?

Time Will Pass Quickly: The medications used for sedation dentistry have an amnesic effect, so you will emerge from treatment with little or no memory of the smells, sounds, or sights of your visit. With sedation dentistry, you will be surprised at how much our dentists can accomplish in a single visit while you remain relaxed and comfortable.

Recovery is Relaxing: You may feel wobbly after your treatment with sedation dentistry, so your companion will need to take you home and stay with you until you’ve recovered from the sedative medications. You will feel relaxed as you recover on the day of your treatment, and you will feel fantastic the next day.

Comfortably Achieve the Youthful Smile You’ve Always Wanted: Whether you need broken or decayed teeth repaired, missing teeth replaced, or yellow teeth whitened, with sedation dentistry, you can regain your dental health and enhance your smile while remaining completely comfortable.

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Other Comfort Amenities

In addition to sedation dentistry, there are many other ways in which we help make your dental care experience as comfortable and stress-free as possible. The atmosphere in our office is soothing, and our caring staff is always here to help you. We also offer amenities such as cozy blankets and personal headphones so that you can listen to your favorite music during treatments. We want you to be completely comfortable during your time with us, so please let us know if there is anything else we can do to make you feel more at ease.

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Contact Germantown Dental Group to Learn More about Sedation Dentistry

We strive to make your experience with us comfortable and relaxing. To learn more about our comfort options and sedation dentistry, contact Germantown Dental Group. Patients from Memphis and throughout Tennessee, Arkansas, and Mississippi have found that oral conscious sedation, as well as other comfort options we offer at our practice, truly helps them to overcome their anxiety.

We are also happy to assist with travel arrangements for our out-of-town guests who would like to visit our practice for comfortable dental care through sedation dentistry.

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