Dental cleaning with sedation

Dental Cleaning with sedation. Yes, you can have your teeth cleaned with sedation. You can have every dental procedure done with sedation. Sedation dentistry is not limited to oral surgery. When you need to have a tooth removed many patients request sedation to help...

Lingering Toothache

Lingering Toothache Many of my patients will tell me that the worse pain they have ever felt is the pain of a dental toothache. For most patients a visit to the dentist usually leads to a clear-cut direction of care and a predictable resolution of pain. The solution...

What can I eat following an extraction

What can I eat following an extraction? Immediately following an extraction don’t eat anything. If you are still numb you will only hurt yourself. If you insist on consuming some calories then stick with a liquid diet until the feeling returns. Once the feeling...

I’m Even Afraid to Have My Teeth Cleaned

I’m Even Afraid to Have My Teeth Cleaned. A recent study in Europe found many dental patients experience pretreatment anxiety before having their teeth cleaned. In the report about a third of patients waiting for regularly scheduled dental hygiene appointments...