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Dental Sedation

At Dr. Coopersmith, Dr. Bercovici & Associates Dental Centre in Montreal, our dentists are dedicated to helping patients feel as comfortable as possible. We offer dental sedation options to calm anxious patients.

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Dental Sedation, Montreal Dentist

What is Dental Sedation?

We have a number of techniques at our disposal when it comes to helping patients feel more comfortable during dental procedures. If you find yourself significantly nervous before coming to the dentist, a dental sedation option may be for you. 

At Dr. Coopersmith, Dr. Bercovici & Associates Dental Centre, we do everything in our power to help patients feel comfortable and relaxed during their dental procedures. 

Along with offering dental sedation options, we are committed to working at your pace, taking breaks when you need them, and providing calm reassurance as required. 

Nitrous Oxide (Laughing Gas)

When inhaled through the nose and mouth, nitrous oxide produces a calming effect, although you will remain awake and able to communicate. This medication also tends to lessen anxiety, make time pass more quickly, reduce gag reflex and increase pain threshold. 

Oral Sedation

Your dentist may prescribe oral sedatives (typically in a group of drugs known as Benzodiazapines) in liquid or pill form. Take this medication orally about an hour before your dental appointment. While it will leave you awake for your procedure, it will significantly calm and relax you. 

IV Sedation

IV sedatives offer the deepest level of sedation without general anesthesia and are administered directly into the bloodstream. The dentist will track your vital signs during the procedure, courtesy of a monitor attached by our dental team. 

General Anesthesia

General anesthesia offers a controlled state of unconsciousness, which eliminates awareness, discomfort and movement while your dentist performs the procedure. Complex treatments can be completed within one appointment.

New Patients Always Welcome

Looking for a dentist in Montreal? We're happily accepting new patients at our dental clinic! Contact us to get started today. 

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