i-Implant Dentistry
Dr. Saad Bassas, DDS
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Dealing with Dental Anxiety

September 26, 2022
Posted By: i-Implant Dentistry
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At i-Implant Dentistry, we see many people with dental anxiety for numerous reasons. If you feel nervous or anxious about visiting the dentist or have an upcoming procedure, our friendly dentists are here to help. Our dental office in Sartell, MN, offers IV sedation to calm dental anxiety and make dental visits more relaxing and comfortable. Don’t let your fear of the dentist keep you from having a healthy smile! Give us a call today to learn more about how we help patients with dental anxiety at i-Implant Dentistry. 

What Is Dental Anxiety and What Causes It?

Dental anxiety can occur for various reasons. Perhaps you had an unpleasant experience at the dentist as a child, or you don’t like the sights and sounds of the dental office. Anyone at any age can have dental anxiety, and our compassionate dentists are highly experienced and skilled in managing anxious and nervous patients. 

Our dentists realize dental anxiety is very real, and we want you to know you’ll have a comfortable and relaxing experience at i-Implant Dentistry. Before any treatment or procedure, we always give our patients the details and lay out all expectations. Throughout the entire process, we will explain what’s going on and consistently gauge your comfort levels, so you feel calm. 

How Can IV Sedation Help with Dental Anxiety?

Intravenous (IV) sedationalso called sleep or sedation dentistryis safe when administered by a medical professional and can help patients with the following:

  • Severe dental anxiety 
  • Low pain tolerance
  • Difficult time sitting for an extended time 
  • Sensitive teeth or gag reflex
  • Extensive procedures or dental work 

With IV sedation at i-Implant Dentistry, you can rest peacefully while the dentist takes care of your smile. When the dentist’s work is complete, you’ll wake up without worry or much memory of the procedure. 

Sedation Dentistry in Sartell, MN 

Our Sartell dentist Dr. Saad Bassas is uniquely qualified to provide IV sedation due to his extensive training and experience with patients. Dr. Bassas usually performs IV sedation for 15 to 20 patients every week! So, you can rest assured you’re in great hands. If you have any questions about IV sedation or want to learn more, please call us today!

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