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Understanding Sedation in Dentistry

    Dentists use sedation to help relax our patients and reduce fear and pain.  Sedation can easily be administered orally or through inhalation. What Types of Medication are Used? The most common is nitrous oxide (a gas which is delivered through a nose piece).  This is actually a mixture of Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen.  […]

New Windsor Dentist Sedates Anxious Patients

Many patients tell me they had a traumatic dental experience as a child, the dentist had trouble getting them numb or they easily gag. You are not alone.  Dr. Carpenter’s office has been offering conscious sedation for the past 15 years to help you. Conscious sedation utilizes oral medications and nitrous oxide.  It is completely […]