Nitrous oxide (also known as “laughing gas”) is a very safe and effective form of sedation. It can help your child feel less anxious and make receiving dental treatment a more comfortable experience.
IV Sedation / General Anesthesia
Sometimes nitrous oxide is not enough to help alleviate your child’s dental anxiety. In these cases, an anesthesiologist can help provide your child with the proper medications and monitoring, allowing the pediatric dentist to restore your child’s oral health in a safe and predictable manner.